Historic Preservation – House Painting Clinic


Saturday, March 14
1pm – 4pm
Saturday March 14, 2015 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
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Preservation Louisville
The Brennan House Historic Home
631 South Fifth Street
Louisville, KY 40202

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The Brennan House Historic Home
631 South Fifth Street
Louisville, KY 40202

As a citywide non-profit historic preservation organization, Preservation Louisville works in partnership with local, state and national organizations to promote the

preservation of our community’s historic resources through education and advocacy.

Preservation Louisville also provides hands-on training, technical information and resources.

This session of Hands on History will explore the methods, techniques and traditional paint colors found on historic buildings. Experts will also be discussing the proper handling and removal of lead paint that is commonly found on historic properties.

  • Color design principles and tips
  • Removing old paint SAFELY
  • Wood restoration
  • Preparing for paint
  • Paint – there’s not much to say here … the hard work is the planning and surface preparation
Join us on Saturday, March 14th and find some colorful solutions to your painting problems! 
Registration: $30 
$25 for Preservation Louisville Member

Our Experts for this Workshop are:

Debra Richards, Historic Preservation Specialist with years of experience working as Metro Landmarks Staff, also a professional colorist who has donated her time to provide the schemes for our Save Our Shotgun homes

John Cullen, Professional Engineer, Co-Founder and CEO of LockUpLead will be taking about the danger of lead paint and how LockUpLead can help keep you and your loved ones safe!

Paul Gossen,
Chemical Engineer and currently President of Clear Site Inc. Paul has experience working with companies like DuPont and Restoration Products and will introduce you to some products and techniques to help with your paint removal prepping surfaces!

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