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architectural friezes plaster & concrete tiles
wall sculptures
   
 

the collection

This on-going collection was conceived as a contemporary alternative to traditional ornamental plasterwork and external relief decoration.

Architectural friezes and decorative plasterwork have been used to embellish the facades of buildings and to introduce a relief decorative element to interiors since classical times. The motifs in these collections refer at times to imagery characteristic of the architecture of the past – from the Baroque to the Modernist movements – but distinctively and in contrast to traditional sculpted reliefs, the motifs are indented to the surface.

A further unique feature in these contemporary designs is that the imagery is often created from direct casting from real-life objects and materials.

Scroll to bottom for full information on materials, placement & commissioning

 
   swag-drape frieze
                          
               

        click on picture above to see more images of the friezes in architectural and landscape settings                                                                                              

  tudor frieze       for larger image click here        





        
                                                                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                          

                

 click on pictureabove for friezes in imagined architectural and landscape settings 

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   tassel friezes  
                       

 

                 
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    concrete + plaster tiles
    modernist collection

    setsquares

                 

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    concrete + plaster tiles
    baroque collection







           

  about the friezes + tiles

 


placement

Friezes are made up of individual tiles so any length can be specified

inside
As wall sculptures or
In long friezes as an alternative to traditional ornamental plasterwork

outside
On rendered or brick walls
In gardens, roof terraces and on buildings

commissioning
As well as the designs illustrated, friezes can be commissioned to complement a specific design scheme.

 


sizes

Tiles and friezes are made to commission and specific sizes can be specified

interior materials
Specialist hard casting plaster which has a beautiful and timeless quality

GRG (glass reinforced gypsum) - plaster with a fiberglass base. Strong and lightweight

Jesmonite - a plaster look-alike material, extremely hard and light and can be colour matched.

Concrete

exterior materials

Exterior Jesmonite - can be cast hollow or solid

Concrete - frost-proofed and water-proofed for exterior use

GRC (glass reinforced concrete) which is strong but much lighter than regular concrete.

colours
White, grey or colour matched

fixing
Tiles can be plastered, glued or cement bonded to the wall

 

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