Plaster Designs for Classic Victorian AppealMarch 16th, 2016
Victorian accents and décor are a time honored statement that will never go out of style. In fact, many designers agree that Victorian style adds highlighted detail, clean sophisticated lines and colorful accents.
Decorative Plaster Pieces and Designs That Creates a Touch of Class to Your HomeFebruary 29th, 2016
Decorative plasters – where old art meets new. In truth, this ancient art at long last has been revived. A quality decorate plaster piece is almost comparable to the outstanding architecture of the Edwardian and Victorian eras.
Home Interior Design: The Elegance of Having Ornamental PlastersFebruary 8th, 2016
Many designers would agree that the finest and most beautiful architecture is in the details. And one of the most decorative and detailed work is with ornamental plasters.
Plaster Ceiling Panels and Its AdvantagesJanuary 29th, 2016
Prior to the 1950’s, plaster was the preferred medium of creating walls and ceilings that were beautifully textured or flawlessly smooth. Plaster was a popular medium of construction even before that, with historical sources stating that plaster had been in use for smoothing out interior masonry since the time of the Roman Empire, and possibly even earlier.
French Plaster Mirror Frames: Adding a Touch of Class to Your HomeJanuary 18th, 2016
Plaster elements are ideal for adding a classy touch to your home decor. You can install plaster mouldings, cornices, fireplaces, busts, plaques and more, including the ornate French plaster mirror frames to accomplish this task.
Add a Touch of Beauty to Your Home with Plaster Wall SconcesDecember 14th, 2015
When you feel that your walls need further enhancement beyond plaster mouldings, there are the plaster wall sconces to consider since these items will fit nicely even in areas of limited space.
The Simplicity and Beauty of Plaster Fireplace Surrounds for Your HomeDecember 3rd, 2015
On a cold winter’s night, there is nothing better than a roaring fire in a fireplace to warm the room and your body. In addition, watching the flames leaping up from the logs or the appearance of such releases any stress you may feel from your hectic day.
Cornices for Windows That Will Add More Appeal to Your HomeNovember 19th, 2015
Cornices are simply decorative mouldings that adorn various furniture or building elements. Here at Hopkins Plaster Studio Pty Ltd we create a full line of plaster cornices that will adorn your windows in the ideal manner to create a special ambiance in your house. Below, we describe some of the cornices for windows that we […]
The Basic Process in Making Plaster MouldingsNovember 6th, 2015
Making plaster moulding is an art form, and anyone who holds an appreciation for 16th century architecture can appreciate the wonderful and highly decorative results from expertly crafted plaster mouldings. The actual process is quite simple, although time-consuming, but for highly decorative work such as replicating and reproducing historic buildings, inside and out, only the […]
Most Common Uses of Plaster Mouldings for Your HomeOctober 21st, 2015
Designing an appealing appearance for your house entails a close eye for all details of the home’s decor elements. Decor extends beyond the colour and style of the paint and furnishings. It also includes attractive touches such as installing plaster mouldings throughout the house. Mouldings of plaster come in a variety of sizes and styles, […]