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News 2015
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BPR first-year student Joseph Tokarsky from Kent, Ohio and President Dr. Paul Gasparro at the Traditional Building Arts Expo

 

Belmont College Building Preservation/Restoration Student Association Holds Traditional Building Arts Expo 

St. Clairsville, OH (April 6, 2015) –The Belmont College Building Preservation/Restoration (BPR) Student Association hosted a “Traditional Building Arts Expo” on Friday, April 3, 2015 in the Atrium at the Wheeling Artisan Center located in Downtown Wheeling.

 

The Expo was held in conjunction with Wheeling’s First Friday.

 

The community was invited to view completed projects and demonstrations by talented BPR students who are learning the skills of the traditional building trades to preserve, maintain, and restore historic buildings. Examples of ornamental plaster, wood parquetry, stained glass, blacksmithing, hand-made ceramic tile and scagliola all made by students in the program were on display.

 

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