Course is going ok, but I've been really fortunate and have found a plasterer who has let me work with him - currently labouring on site. Great experience being in the real world. If you can get some it is definitely worth it.
Also, the college is trying to be as flexible as...
Oh, and this one
The art of the plasterer; an account of the decorative development of the craft, chiefly in England, from the 16th to the 18th century, with chapters on the stucco of the classic period and of the Italian Renaissance, also on sgraffito, pargetting, S
Here's another one - American I think, published later than Millar's and much of it taken from his work but might be worth a look.
Mortars, plasters, stuccos, artificial marble, concretes, Portland cements and compositions; being a thorough and practical treatise on the latest and most...
Thanks to Richard for letting me come along and see modern rendering in action. It was great to spend a bit of time on site with someone
with enthusiasm for the work and materials and committed to producing quality work.