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Terra Cotta Mold Maker

Form plaster molds used to shape terra cotta blocks.

What does a Terra Cotta Mold Maker do?

Forms plaster molds used to shape terra cotta blocks: Fills wooden form with clay and slides template over clay surface to make model of face, end, and side of block. Brushes oil over hardened model and mixes and pours plaster over model to make mold. Assembles hardened plaster molds of face, ends, and sides, and seals joints with plaster to form block mold.