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Course on conservation of plasterwork

From: Liz Campbell <liz.campbell>
Date: Monday, November 29, 2004
"Conservation and Repair of Decorative Plasterwork
West Dean College
January 10-13, 2005

This workshop is directed at professional plasterers and will
provide an opportunity for them to learn the techniques of repair
and replication of traditional internal and external lime based

Practical exercises will be directed towards repair, conservation
and replication of both plain and moulded materials.  For in situ
work, methods of securing and stabilising failing plaster by
supporting, pinning, refixing and grouting will be explained,
demonstrated and practised, together with techniques of cleaning and
consolidation.  Harling, pargeting moulding and cornice work as
applied to walls windows and pediments will be demonstrated."


    Liz Campbell
    West Dean College
    West Dean, Chichester
    West Sussex
    PO18 0QZ
    bcm [at] westdean__org__uk

Liz Campbell
Building Conservation Masterclasses Office
West Dean College
West Dean
West Sussex PO18 0QZ
+44 1243) 818219
Fax: +44 1243) 811343

                  Conservation DistList Instance 18:25
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Received on Monday, 29 November, 2004

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