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Wednesday
Jun132012

Behind the Scenes: Plaster and Patinas

Raw space post demolition.

Having pulled an all-nighter, the plaster textured walls are looking quite dramatic!

Close-up of textured plaster treatment.

Perfectly patinaed garage doors!

Pre-demolitian. Under those terrible pressed wood slats hide some gorgeous original garage doors just waiting to be discovered and brought to aged perfection!

In-studio tests of various patina treatments on metal.

Left: Initial demo of old flooring reveals original hexagonal penny tiles. Right: First layer of patina on floor letters.

And voila!!

Photography by Conor Doherty