|For those with some
prior experience of plastering, or of using lime.
Tailored to participants’ needs; bring your project along as a case
study and you can learn which plaster finish is appropriate for your
situation, & how to achieve it.
The first day will be mostly theory and demonstrations, with hands on
sessions of a basic trowelled finish, and will cover:
Choosing an appropriate plaster finish for the situation - how the wall
Creating your own materials/ choosing between ready-made plaster mixes
Interior plaster & exterior render finishes.
Suitable further coatings ie lime wash, eco paints, when they can be
applied, immediate tending requirements & future maintenance.
Practise application techniques for achieving different surface
finishes on different backing coats/substrates, and matching/ patching
into existing finishes, on the second day.
More details about this course from: firstname.lastname@example.org
24 and 25 May 2019
Lime Plasterer and Heritage Buildings Director at Orchard Barn
Gemma applying lime plaster