Hand Crafted Concrete Short Course

27
Mar
2012
 
XX
XX
AM

Floors, walls, worktops, tables, landscape and sculpture

A practical half day workshop for architects, interior designers, landscape designers, builders and self build enthusiasts

Provides know how, guidance and expertise on how to source materials, mix concrete, prepare and assemble formwork, place and finish concrete, texture and colour, for many projects around the home, the garden, public spaces, restaurants, bars and cafes. Comprehensive technical notes and reference information included

Speakers
David Bennett, Architectural Concrete Consultant
James Armstrong, Kit Kaboodle Concrete Ltd
Michael Corr, Pie Architects

PART A: Concrete Basics (Concrete Mixes, Mixing Methods, Forming and Finishing)
PART B: A Step by Step Approach To Casting Worktops, Plinths and Paving
PART C: Case Study: St Joseph’s Primary Josephs School, Highgate, London

The course will cover:
*sketch details
*casting sequence
*formwork construction
*concrete mix and colour
*finished wall, plinths and seats

Comprehensive technical notes and reference information are included.

Cost: £125 +VAT. Places are limited. Booking is essential