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Thu, Sep 02


RockSculptor's Headquarters

Vertical Carving Bootcamp with Warren Ness

Please come join us for this exciting 2-Day Vertical Concrete Carving Workshop! See you there!

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Vertical Carving Bootcamp with Warren Ness
Vertical Carving Bootcamp with Warren Ness

Time & Location

Sep 02, 2021, 7:30 AM – Sep 03, 2021, 4:30 PM

RockSculptor's Headquarters, 6727 Amsterdam Way Unit E, Wilmington, NC 28405, USA

About the event

Come join us! Newbies or seasoned vetrans are welcome for this jam packed 2-Day Hands On Vertical Carving Bootcamp with Warren Ness!  

Workshop Outline:


7:30: Breakfast

8:00: Introduction - Basic Lecture of Materials Used in the Industry in Regards to Different Looks, Textures, and Finishes

9:30: Building Methods Explained - Foam Steel Pros/cons

10:30: Prepare and Shape Foam Substrate / Lecture on Hardcoat Mix Designs

12:00: Lunch

12:30: Prepare and Apply Cementitious Foam Hard Coat Mix

2:00: Production Style Pre Form and Carve Demonstration & Granite Style Rock Bench

4:30: Close Out

Day 2

7:30: Breakfast

8:00: Recap and Review of Day 1 (Questions and Answer Session)

8:30: Mixing Process of Carve Coat

9:00: Apply Carve Coat - Avoiding Potential Pitfalls

10:00: Preform Shaping Process / Trowel Mechanics

11:30: Application Techniques - Increased Realism, Final Finishes

12:00: Lunch

12:30: Coloring Concrete Lecture 

1:00: Coloring Application

3:00: Special Effects - Coloring Tips  

4:00: Business Profit / Time Saving Techniques

Travel and Lodging Information

Best Western Plus - Next to Costco/IHOP

5345 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405-3505

Towneplace Suites 

305 Eastwood Rd

Wilmington, NC 28403

2.5 miles

Hampton Inn University (Hampton Inn Wilmington University Area Smith Creek Station - Guest Reservations)

124 Old Eastwood Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403-1861

2.1 miles


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