What is Venetian
Plaster? It is a generalized
term for a semi-transluscent, tinted plaster which contains "marble
Mixing, tinting, surface preparations, applications, history, pricing
venetian plaster is taught in this informative and fun venetian plaster
class. Learn the difference between venetian plaster styles of Stucco
Encaustico, Veneziano, Stucco Lustro and others. Burnishing, waxing,
inlays, structured, & smooth venetian plaster are some of the
plaster techniques covered in class. Stand out by offering the best
in venetian plaster!
We use a an
(synthetic) venetian plaster for this class that is available on
market, you can use any venetian plaster per our instructions
when you leave!
leave this class with
seven finished 14" x 22" venetian plaster boards and be armed with the
proper knowledge to carry out further venetian plaster projects! You
can use venetian plaster on columns, ceilings, walls, & almost any
other given surface.
venetian plaster note from our instructor, Brian Bullard: "Why is it
Most people have been taught or tried venetian plaster one way: thick,
when it is actually venetian plaster is designed to be applied thinly.
There are several "real" application methods to venetian plaster and
will learn them all in my venetian plaster class. You'll also find that
venetian plaster is not labor intensive, if it is, then you're doing it
/ Skill Level: None. Every learning level,
homeowners, hobbyists, college students, painting contractors, to
decorative artists and existing faux finishing businesses.
7 samples with multiple effects, 14" x 22" in size
Class Size: maximum
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily
Lunch, drinks, samples, use of tools & materials, class notes with
step-by-step instruction and color references.
$750 ($300 deposit)
Real Venetian Plaster class:
schedule / pricing!
for this class
faux finishing or
materials to buy
or after the course!
can use any brand of