An Introduction to Plain Lime Plastering

This ‘hands on’ course covers the mixing and application of lime plaster to lath, masonry and modern substrates

  • Booking essential

This ‘hands on’ course covers the mixing and application of lime plaster to lath, masonry and modern substrates. This includes pricking up and base coats, float coats and setting coats. It allow provides a brief introduction to running a cornice in-situ. Ideally delegates should have practical plastering skills, and experienced plasterers used to working in gypsum will particularly benefit. The tutors are experienced lime plasterers and have decades of experience working on site.

Note: The Worshipful Company of Plaisterers is generously subsidising three places on this course.

Prices

Additional prices
  • Per person (bursary available) £495.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 020 7377 1644
Head to https://www.spab.org.uk/whats-on/courses to book your place.
Meeting point
Coleshill Model Farm, Coleshill Village
What to bring and wear
Work wear
Other
Head to https://www.spab.org.uk/whats-on/courses to book your place.

Contact Info

Name
SPAB
Email
info@spab.org.uk
Telephone
Call 020 7377 1644

Upcoming events

An Introduction to Plain Lime Plastering

Sat 26 Mar 2022
09:00-17:00
This ‘hands on’ course covers the mixing and application of lime plaster to lath, masonry and modern substrates

Block Printing Workshop with Clare Walsh Design

Sat 23 Apr 2022
10:00-16:00
Enjoy a full day workshop at the Heritage Skills Centre in Coleshill, learning about the traditional craft of Indian Block Printing with Clare Walsh Design.

An Introduction to Letter Cutting in Stone

Sat 07 May 2022
09:00-17:00
A practical two-day course, presented by the SPAB in association with the National Trust, introducing the art of letter cutting in stone led by award-winning carver Thomas Ball and sculptor Rory Young.

An Introduction to Lino Printing

Sat 14 May 2022
10:00-16:00
Enjoy a full day workshop at the Heritage Skills Centre in Coleshill, learning about the traditional craft of Lino cutting and printing.

An Introduction to Ornamental Lime Plastering

Sat 21 May 2022
09:00-17:00
Led by expert tutors, this two-day course presented by the SPAB, in association with the National Trust, provides a practical introduction to ornamental lime plastering techniques.