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CTE 2 Day Workshop a Success

CTE 2 Day Workshop a Success

| April 13, 2013 | 5 Comments

Prep to Finish Student Workshop Series Rolls On The students of Center for Technology at Essex, led by instructor Jim Gilmartin, completed a two day Prep to Finish Student Workshop featuring a component on air assisted spraying in vertical orientations and professional tips on trim prep aesthetics. With a particular emphasis on the transition from […]

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Prep to Finish RTCC Fine Finish Workshop

Prep to Finish RTCC Fine Finish Workshop

| March 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

On the first day of this two day workshop series, Prep to Finish travelled to Randolph to work with the students in their own shop. This portion of the program focused specifically on taking the furniture pieces from rough construction form to fully prepped for finish. PtF Trainers Todd Pudvar and Scott Burt taught the students how to use Festool sanders, abrasives and HEPA extractors to prepare their wood surfaces for finishing.

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BTC Student Workshop: Drywall Prep and Prime

BTC Student Workshop: Drywall Prep and Prime

| March 13, 2013 | 1 Comment

In this drywall workshop, Todd and Scott taught the students about proper finish sanding to prepare ceilings and walls for priming. The students had previously hung, taped, skimmed and sanded all of the drywall in the house – no small challenge. Prep to Finish taught the kids how to finalize their finish skim/sand sequence through detailed surface inspections.

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Upcoming: 2013 Student Workshop Series to Launch

Upcoming: 2013 Student Workshop Series to Launch

| February 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Spotlight on Drywall Finishing Prep to Finish launches it’s 2013 Student Workshop Series on February 21/22 in Barre, Vermont with a drywall finishing clinic custom designed for vocational students exploring the building trades. PtF trainers, Todd and Scott, have visited the Barre Technical Center a couple of times since December to track the progress on […]

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