Tue, Feb 09|
Vertical Concrete Carving with Warren Ness
Please come join us for this exciting 3-Day Concrete Carving Workshop! See you there!
Time & Location
Feb 09, 2021, 8:00 AM – Feb 11, 2021, 5:00 PM
Rocksculptor Studios, 6727 Amsterdam Way, Wilmington, NC 28405, USA
About the event
Come join us! Newbies or seasoned vetrans are welcome for this jam packed 3-Day Hands On Concrete Carving Workshop with Warren Ness!
8:00: Introduction - Basic lecture of materials used in the industry in regards to different looks, textures, and finishes
9:30: Building Methods for outdoor decor, rockscacpes, fire pits, fireplaces, facades, wines cellars,etc...
10:30: Prepare and shape foam substrate/Lecture on Hardcoat Mix Designs
12:30: Prepare and Apply cementitious foam hard coat mix
3:00: Carve Coat Mix Design Explained
4:00: Business Aspects - Job site Efficiency/Project Estimating
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
11:30 Texturing application
12:30: Carving Process
3:00: Fracturing/Distressing Techniques and Final Finishes
4:00: Business Profit/ Time Saving Techniques
8:00: Recap and review of day 2 (Questions and Answer session)
8:30: Class lecture on color theory
9:00: Class lecture on color application
9:30: Color Preparation and color mixing 101
10:15: Applying the "primer" coat
10:45: Color Application/Devices and Tools Explained
1:00: Layering colors, adding speckles, streaking, etc...
3:00: Adding special effects, highlighting, antiquing
4:00: Close out discussion/Business and Profit Lecture
Travel and Lodging Information:
American, Delta, and United fly into the Wilmington International Airport (ILM).
Raleigh Durham International Airport (RDU) is two hours away but is a much bigger airport.
Two hotels within 3 miles of the class:
305 Eastwood Rd
Wilmington, NC 28403
Hampton Inn University (Hampton Inn Wilmington University Area Smith Creek Station - Guest Reservations)
Workshop Admission Pass
+$15.00 service fee
+$15.00 service fee0