This class will provide the background and hands-on experience necessary to make great countertops. You will learn how to produce a variety of finishes and applications. Placement techniques will include conventionally reinforced concrete (GFRC) techniques. Real world examples and demonstrations will be provided to help avoid common mistakes.
Topics to be addressed:
- Basics of Concrete
- Fundamentals of Concrete Countertop Design
- Mold Construction Techniques
- Concrete Casting
- Sealers and Coatings
Instructor Dr. John Kevern is an internationally recognized expert in concrete materials. He currently manufactures concrete countertops and other concrete products for Studio Build, a local design-build architecture firm.
The class costs $150. Pre-payment and pre-registration are required. The event hours:
June 27, 2013 9 am to 3 pm
June 28, 2013 9 am to 12 pm