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The Art of Silicone Moulding Masterclass

Barnes - masterclass 2

We have a unique opportunity for students to observe the latest trends and techniques used in mould making and designs. This demonstration masterclass is open to all, providing a chance for students from both industry and public to attend. 

Join us for this masterclass demonstration with Ross Harland from Barnes

Barnes Products is the Australian & NZ leader in providing the highest quality sculpting, moulding and casting materials for artists, industry and trade. Specialising in Silicone, Resins and boasting multiple retail stores across the two Nations. CEO Ross Harland has been with Barnes 27years and is an Engineering Patternmaker by trade. His experience in Patternmaking, modelmaking, toolmaking design and years in Investment Casting Quality Control all contribute to a wealth of knowledge in silicone moulding. 

Barnes has assisted many chefs in the industry to help create some award-winning showpieces.  

What will be covered in this masterclass: 

  • introduction to silicone moulds
  • demonstrations of various silicone moulding; open mould, multi cavity and two-piece 
  • demonstration of how to create a food grade silicone mould for showpieces, cake toppers and garnishes 
  • demonstration on how to demould the product
  • open discussion 

All attendees will receive a discount code to use online at www.barnes.com.au as well as some silicone swatch samples and technical data sheets for items used during the demonstrations. 

Products from Barnes will be used throughout the demonstration, all of which are available to purchase in Australia directly through Barnes.  


  • 5:30pm – 5:45pm Registration 
  • 6:00pm Masterclass starts
  • 8:30pm masterclass ends 


Ryde campus, 250 Blaxland Road, RYDE, NSW, 2112  

RSVP by 22 November 2022 if you would like to attend. To RSVP click on the 'add to cart' and proceed to checkout and follow the prompts.

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