Historic Lime Plaster: A Forensic Investigation and Resolution of the Travesties of Time
Athens, NY (in the Hudson River Valley)
THE NEW DATES ARE IN! THE LIME PLASTER WORKSHOP WILL BE HELD FROM JULY 24-26. EARLY REGISTRATION IS RECOMMENDED.
The Historic Lime Plaster Workshop will be given by Plaster Preservationist and Conservator Rory Brennan of Preservation Plastering/"This Old House" . His projects have included some of the finest government buildings, churches, and Historic House Museums in the Country.
Rory will present a lecture and workshop on the chemistry, analysis, evlauation, and application of Historic Plaster including plaster mixing to match original, ornamental design and layouts, finishing techniques, and tools of the trade. He will guide participants through the process of investigating the clues of time's crime against exquisite architectural elements, and using highly specialized techniques to bring the victims back to their former glory.
$450 for this 3-day workshop. Morning snacks and lunches included.
To register, go to: http://howardhallfarm.com/classes/29
Or to learn more about our historic restoration/green technology project, go to: http://howardhallfarm.com/
Keywords: restoration, workshop, class, NY, plaster, historic, lime, Athens, Hudson, Brennan, Green Technology
Posted: June 22, 2007
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