Tadelakt : An Old Moroccan Plaster Technique Newly Discovered

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A truly remarkable material and technique, tadelakt is a traditional plaster that offers versatile design possibilities and an exquisite surface finish. This book offers a step-by-step approach to the technique, as well as a close look at its roots and the cultural traditions associated with it.show more

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  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 167.64 x 248.92 x 10.16mm | 317.51g
  • WW Norton & Co
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 78 color photos
  • 0393732959
  • 9780393732955
  • 167,331

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"Michael Johannes Ochs...gives more than ample explanation of the steps involved, including diagrams of chemical changes; he likewise includes practical information about the process today...[a] handsome little book." -- Interior Design "[W]ell written...includes many good photos of completed works...highly recommend." -- Artisphere "The book Tadelakt is an excellent resource for discovering this old art. Filled with great pictures and laid out in an orderly way, the book walks you through the process. The book also has a great introduction to the Moroccan culture that surrounds the wall plaster, showing they are deeply connected." -- Eco Brooklynshow more

About Michael Johannes Ochs

Michael Johannes Ochs is a master painter. He lives in Stuttgart, Germany.show more

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