This course will teach you how to incorporate murals into your decorating business. Installing murals is a fast growing and very profitable area of decorating. The course will build on existing paperhanging skills, if you have no experience wallpapering then you will have to do the paperhanging introduction first. The course will cover different types of murals including multi plate and one-piece murals. You will be taught what tools are needed and how to install the mural. You will be taught common problems that arise and also how to market the concept to the customer.
This is a 1 Day Course
This course is about applying murals to a wall area. It includes working with different types of murals and understanding their strengths and weaknesses. The course will also look at preparation of the wall area before applying the mural. Different types of paste and the most suitable paste to use. Measuring the wall area and applying the mural.
Students will be able to understand different types of murals including multi plate and one-piece murals
Students will be able to understand how murals are created and considerations for images when creating a bespoke mural.
Students will be able to understand the tools and equipment needed to apply a mural.
Students will be able to prepare the wall area. This will include how you would handle different surfaces and bring them to a standard to receive the mural.
Students will be able to understand the different types of paste and which ones will be suitable for the application of a mural and why.
Students will be able to measure up the wall area for ordering the mural.
Students will prepare the work area for application of the mural.
Students will apply a multi plate one-piece mural, considerations to be allowed for.