A smooth stucco finish is also known as “Santa Barbara Mission Finish”
There are a wide variety of finishes available for your stucco project. When you are looking for a modern look you will end up with a smooth finish. The smooth finish can come out flat as a piece of plywood or somewhat wavy which is known as the “Mission Finish”.
This finish will have irregularities and a somewhat wavy finish.
Many projects will require a leveling coat of “brown coat”.