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European School of Art and Materials

INITIAL TRAINING / Matter painter/Colour Artist

  • Duration : 2 years
  • Entry Level : Level V
  • End of course : Level IV
  • Work experience placement

 

Matter Painter/colour artist in wall decoration

A matter painter/colour artist in wall decoration creates materials and produces decorative elements in wall-finishing as part of contemporary creations or as part of the restoration of old buildings.

He is involved in the analysis and diagnosis of projects ; putting forward and arguing an aesthetic choice ; carrying out approved decisions in line with the implementation instructions provided in the form of plans, drawings, sketches ; preparing the site ; implementing the materials according to the specifications and following the progress of the work.

A matter painter/colour artist in wall decoration can operate as a freelancer or as part of a company, either as team leader or under the control of a foreman.

Total Duration

Training course of 2 years

The course prepares the student in the new building professions and even more so in those concerning the finishing off in sectors of renovation and rehabilitation of old buildings and of wall decoration.

Public

  • Young people 17-25 years of age.
  • Level V.

Curriculum

1st year combined with work-experience placement : professionalisation contract.
(455 hours in training centre)

2nd year combined with work-experience placement : professionalisation contractProfessional certification Level IV registered in the national directory of professional certifications.
(455 hours in training centre)

Teaching

  • Colour Pigments.
  • Workshops in lime, plaster, clay and buildings.
  • Decorative renderings in clay and clay painting.
  • Traditional decorative painting.
  • Workshop in research and design.
  • Chemistry of materials.
  • Architecture.
  • Reading of plans - Plotting – Measurements – Making out a specification sheet - Legislation - Security.

Download the registration form for training as a Matter Painter/colour artist in wall decoration within a professionalisation contract.

Matter Painter/colour artist in Floor decoration

A Matter Painter/colour artist in floor decoration creates and produces decorative floors in contemporary buildings. He also has knowledge of natural materials (lime, marble aggregates, plaster, clay, pigments etc) and synthetic materials (cement, screed, resin etc). He makes waxed concrete, coloured, polished floors, terrazzo floors, decorative screed in cement, floors in epoxy resin, floor incrusted with optic fires, cobbled and stone concrete floors, painted floors with plaster, clay finishes…

Total Duration

Training course of 2 years.

The course prepares the student in the new building professions and even more so in those concerning the finishing off in sectors of renovation and rehabilitation of old buildings and of floor decoration

Public

  • Young people 17-25 years old.
  • Level V.

Curriculum

1st year combined with work-experience placement : professionalisation contract.
(455 hours in training centre)

2nd year combined with work-experience placement : professionalisation contractProfessional certification Level IV registered in the national directory of professional certifications.
(455 hours in training centre)

Teaching

  • Histoiry of flooring and evolution.
  • Theoretical approach to the basics of colour.
  • Knowledge of the various pigment families, correct proportioning and mixing.
  • Implementation of the various types of concrete slabs of cement, lime, plaster.
  • Decorative cpncrete, coloured, printed, helicopter-smoothed, polished, terrazzo, pastellon.
  • Devise and propose the type of screed.
  • Fibre optics.
  • Implementation of mosaics, pebbles, cobbles on framework etc.
  • Workshop in concept and colour.

Download the registration form for training in Matter painter/colour artist in floor decoration within a professionalisation contact.

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