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Applying Venetian Plaster

Venetian plaster, a beautiful and durable texture that mimics natural stone, is believed to date back to fourth-century Rome. Creating it is a skill that takes years to master, however, there’s room for artistic license. Modern tools and materials put the technique within the grasp of a DIYer.

By the end of this course, you'll know how to:

Prepare a wall for Venetian plaster.
Trowel on plaster to create an attractive texture.
Burnish and wax the plaster for a durable, moisture-resistant finish.
  • Mobile App
  • Course Introduction
  • Applying Venetian Plaster
  • Course Completion and Next Steps
  • Congratulations!
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Course Completion and Next Steps, Congratulations!, Applying Venetian Plaster"
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever