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Kolcaustico Workshop

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Come learn with the experts! Masters of technique discuss and demonstrate a variety of methods for applying Kolcaustico Venetian Plaster. You will learn specialty finishes and blading techniques as well as special painting effects. These classes are hands-on and you will create a dozen or more finished samples to show clients the distinctive qualities of Kolcaustico. You will also become part of the network of contractors sought for Kolcaustico projects across the country. Just bring comfortable clothes - all tools and materials are provided. Classes are small and offer personal attention so register early!

One Day Kolcaustico Workshop

This intensive workshop is designed for decorative painters and painting contractors who want to master the basics of the material, explore the vast finishing possibilities of Kolcaustico and refine their personal techniques. Students will leave with numerous sample boards of various techniques, in the color palette of their choice.

The one day workshop will introduce you to the vast finishing possibilities of Kolcaustico including:

• Basic Application Styles
• Mica Metallic Finish
• Surface Preparation
• Antique Wax Finish
• Faux Fresco (Truly Matte Finishes)
• Color Mixing and Matching
• Wall Applications to Refine Blade Technique
• Creating a Consistent Look Working as a Team

Workshop Fee: $250

This Kolcaustico Workshop is organized by Kolner Coatings, LLC,
the manufacturer of Kolcaustico, and will be held in our Brooklyn facility at
481 Van Brunt Street, 4th Floor, Suite 10D, Brooklyn, NY 11231.

For more information and to register call 718-802-1659
and ask for Olaf Unsoeld, or e-mail

Classes will be taught by Bill Gauthier.

Bill Gauthier was the application consultant during the development of Kolcaustico and interpreted the traditional techniques of Venetian Plaster artistry for use with Kolcaustico. Bill developed the techniques presented in the Kolcaustico Handbook and has taught Kolcaustico classes for many years. In addition to his gilding pursuits, he continues to create Venetian Plaster walls for his discerning clients.

A $50 deposit is required to register and reserve space in a workshop. Once a group of participants have registered, the workshop will be confirmed and final payment will be due. Kolner Coatings, LLC reserves the right to cancel any class and deposits may be applied to another class or refunded at student's option.


Kolcaustico Workshops
are also offered at:

The Isabel O'Neil Studio
315 East 91st Street,
New York, NY 10128

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