Traditional Plaster 101 - The Traditional Building Conference Series

Traditional Plaster 101

This free on-demand webinar from industry expert Patrick Webb explores the world of heritage plasters, including aggregates, fibers, binders and practical applications.
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Traditional Plaster 101

Available On-Demand

Webb Webinar

1 AIA HSW Learning Unit

Speaker: Patrick Webb, Lecturer and Research Associate, The Center for Traditional Craft in Savannah, GA

Learning Objectives:

  • Define what "plaster" means in everyday use and how it corresponds to the similar terms of stucco and mortar.
  • Explain the important role of aggregates and fibers.
  • Provide an overview of the general chemical behavior of various plaster binders.
  • Give examples of practical applications in contemporary building and how heritage plasters have been put to good use in the past.

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