A.C.O.R.N. is pleased to offer a hands-on / on-site workshop on how to repair decorative plaster detailing in historic homes. Master craftsman Bill MacArthur will conduct this exclusive workshop on a singularly beautiful historic property. Participants will learn all the steps involved in decorative plaster repair and will have a chance to do some of the repairs under Mr. MacArthur’s supervision. This is one-of-a-kind chance to see plaster molding recreated using the same century-old techniques that were used by craftsman who’s work can only be found in historic homes.
Date: Saturday, September 20, 2008
Time: 9:00am – 12:00 pm
Where: 719 Spottswood Road, Byrd Park
Richmond, VA 23220
Directions/Parking: At the corner of Spottswood and Trafford Road facing
Byrd Park; parking available on street
Cost: $10 for A.C.O.R.N. Members, $15 for the general public
Take advantage of this opportunity to see a beautiful historic home under renovation, learn plaster mold creation from a true craftsman, and try it out yourself!
RSVP soon, as space is limited.
Alliance to Conserve Old Richmond Neighborhoods (A.C.O.R.N.)
Alliance to Conserve Old Richmond Neighborhoods
104 Shockoe Slip, Lower Level
Richmond, VA 23219