About Steve Manby

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has been installing interior and exterior plaster & stucco since 1978,he is a fully accredited red seal plasterer, Steve served his apprenticeship with CK.Batchelor Builders in N.Yorkshire England, and attended the Leeds College of Building where he recieved distinctions in the Advanced Craft diploma of plastering. Steve specializes in the application of interior and exterior venetian plaster and stucco in the Vancouver British Columbia area of Canada.

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American Clay Earth Plasters

American Clay Earth Plasters

So you want to do it yourself? Authentic Plaster FX  offers one day (or more upon request) on site help with your own, in home  American Clay installation.Not sure where to start with your home project ? Steve will visit your home and help you get going on your plaster project… private homeowners only, I’ll(…)

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Lighthouse Sustainable Building Center

Authentic plaster fx was recently invited to install both Intonachino lime plaster to the new entrance to the lighthouse sustainable building center,and an American Clay Marittmo finish

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Interior Tadelakt of the Villas of L’Amandier

Interior Tadelakt of the Villas of L’Amandier

Tadelakt being applied in its native setting,all of the interior walls are finished with Tadelakt lime,and then protected using “savon noir” (black olive soap) Images showing Tadelakt used in powder rooms and kitchen

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Interior Vancouver Tadelakt Wall Finish

Interior Vancouver Tadelakt Wall Finish

plastering crew. Add to this, we will teach you the concepts behind the estimating side of the venetian plaster business, you will complete a portfolio of 8 finished Tadelakt samples to show your clients.
This on-site Tadelakt class will encompass 3 1/2 days of intense training ,with the last half day being a discussion hosted by Aaron Cohen

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Down to earth Tadelakt

Down to earth Tadelakt

“tadelakt,” a method of burnishing or polishing lime plaster

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