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03-20-2016 04:08 PM
pieceful Yep, Just, that's my concern too, but my fingers are crossed. Reinforcing wood frame now. Thanks for engaging
03-20-2016 04:02 PM
just I am not sure if it is strong enough to hold the weight. That's the only reason I can give.
03-20-2016 03:52 PM
pieceful Hahaha! Hi! Update, decided to skip the plaster strips, and apply thinset directly to existing canvas.
03-20-2016 01:21 PM
Susan Mulno I have absolutely no idea!

But hi!
03-20-2016 11:42 AM
pieceful
fabric-plaster-thinset

Can anyone supply me with reasons why this may not work, or suggestions for a different process?
I'm starting with an upholstered rocker. The seat will be replaced with wood and carved rigid foam, then thinset. For the back, I am looking to apply strips of plaster of paris, tacked to wood frame, directly on top of fabric. Then I will apply a few layers of thinset, followed by a mosaic application and grouted. Thoughts?

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