Intermediate Lime plastering: two day course

Duration: 2 days (10am-4pm)

Price: £216

Run by: Amy
at Lincoln Castle

01522 552434

Lincoln Castle
Castle Square

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About the Course

Lime plastering course - for plasterers! At the Heritage Skills Centre at Lincoln Castle.

Discover the possibilities of Lime.

Whether you've already been on our beginners workshop, or are looking to take your basic skills to the next level, this two day course will teach you why lime based plasters are essential in historic buildings, discuss how to patch-repair lime and hair plaster and touch up decorative work.

Offering hands-on experience of applying lime and hair plaster, leave with a sound understanding of the theory and practice of using lime plasters. This course is aimed at those used to working with plasters. This course would be beneficial to homeowners and professionals who wish to better understand how traditional buildings function and commission repair work while building on existing skills.

This course is suitable for beginners age 16 +. Please wear work clothes that you do not mind getting dirty/damaged and sturdy shoes, preferably hard toe capped where possible.

The Heritage Skills Centre at Lincoln Castle has been offering hands on experience and training since 2013. See our website to browse the wide range of taster days, short courses and demonstrations in craft, conservation and traditional building skills.

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If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All tools and materials are provided. Tea & Coffee available.

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