Introduction to XtraDimensional Vertical Concrete
It’s Not That Complicated.
This one day, hands-on workshop teaches you the basics of XtraDimensional Vertical Concrete.
While you’re here you’ll …
See how to construct an armature (framework) that is exceedingly easy and cheap when using common materials such as recycled pallets, wire, lath, rebar, EPS foam and more.
Discover which concrete mix to use for what and where. Know how to choose from a variety of mixes and admixes for scratch coat, build coat and carving.
Find which tools work best – Work with texturing rollers, stamps, texturing trowels and carving tools to get the look you want.
See how to get dimension and depth on your projects.
Learn vertical hand stacked concrete carving.
Determine when sprayed-on micro-thin shell overlay on EPS foam can be used vs thin shell concrete.
Identify methods for getting a realistic appearance.
Gain basic knowledge about coloring your projects with unique staining methods to give your project a natural look.
This workshop is held in our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Mansfield, MO and runs from 8:30-4:30. Lunch is served.
Intro to XtraDimensional Vertical Concrete
· Construct an armature
· Apply scratch coat and build coat
· Carve to give your project dimension & depth
· Color for a natural look
· Finishing your project