We have lots of decorative projects ongoing in our workshop at present, here’s a sneak look at a decorative cornice moulding we are working on at the moment.
At Artisan Plastercraft we are always looking to increase our skills and experience and re-invest into our team. Well done to Kevin Salih & Andrew Taylor who have recently passed their NVQ Level 3 in heritage plastering skills. It’s always good to keep up-to-date with new techniques/approaches. Brilliant work guys!
Artisan Plastercraft’s decorative plastering work was recently featured in the Evening Standard – highlighting the Grade II* listed Hotel Russell’s £85m relaunch. The opulent 1920’s hotel re-opens mid-April with the new name Principal, London. The building’s architect Charles Fitzroy Doll designed the restaurant aboard the Titantic – which was said to be a close replica of […]
We are thrilled that our apprentice Frankie Bicker recently won the @FisSkills Judges Award for Excellence. This was for his work on plaster mouldings and restoration at the Royal Academy of Music. The awards were part of the social media led #iBuiltThis2017 competition and there were some great entries! We worked on this project for […]
Every year we organise a special thank you for our clients. This summer we recently played host to 10 clients at the beautiful Hever Castle Golf Club, Kent. It was a relaxing, fun day for the director’s and clients that came along, the competitive nature of some certainly came out to play on the day! […]
We recently won a highly prestigious London hotel restoration project. The work includes the restoration and remodelling of extremely ornate plaster ceilings and walls, replicating and reinstating the intricate ornate ceiling mouldings, cornicing and ornate columns and pilasters. Hotel Russell is a luxury hotel in Russell Square – in the heart of Bloomsbury, London. The […]
Ricardo Carrasqueira is our new Project Planner. Joining the team in May 2017 Ricardo has 10 years’ experience in the construction & engineering projects. He has gained a wealth of knowledge and experience in planning and scheduling high cost and complex projects. Ricardo worked on two projects which won industry awards. These were: Porto Refinery Conversion project” received […]
Adam is Artisan Plastercraft’s Junior Surveyor and also involved in estimating. He joined the team in January 2017. Adam is new to the industry, but has already gained a wealth of knowledge and experience, working on prestigious projects such as The Royal Academy of Art. His broad skills and knowledge make him an asset to […]
Nothing makes us prouder than to win awards and it’s always down to our hard-working and tenacious staff. Congratulations to our Site Supervisor, Kevin Salih, for his approach to safe work practices on The Royal Academy of Arts project. We are pleased to have been awarded this by John Sisk & Son Contractors, securing a win for […]
The project utilises our skills in plaster ceiling moulds and restoration to work on the Royal Academy of Arts in Piccadilly, London. The seven month project forms part of the Academy’s preparations for its wonderful, 250th anniversary celebrations in 2018. Part of this meticulous renovation project, the Lecture Theatre, is being re-instated […]