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The Tower of Babel – behind the scenes


The Tower of Babel – behind the scenes Exciting times the samples are done and we are now in full production. The original models are made from plaster.  A block mould is made of these and tests are cast in bone china. After all the samples have been signed off, a mould of the original mould is […]

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John Abbott: Portrait of a Plasterworker

This guest post has been contributed by Jenny Saunt, a recent graduate of the V&A/RCA Course in the History of Design.

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