Exterior applied finishes – technology and application

Saturday 7 March 2015


Presented by architectural finishes specialist Dr Donald Ellsmore with support from painter Marie Pepper and Let’s Clean (paint removal methods) and Porter’s Paints (traditional paints).

Topics include: 

  • exterior plaster stuccoes
  • masonry colours and finishes
  • joinery paints and conservation processes
  • paint removal.

Participants will learn about the history of finishing traditional buildings and how to select, make and apply sustainable finishes, and how to make, specify and commission conservation finishes. Activities will include mixing and applying lime stucco repair materials, traditional finishes on masonry and wood.

Cost and bookings 

$180 non-members/$160 NT, AI, APT members and City of Sydney owners.

Includes lunch.

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Last updated: Friday, 23 January 2015