Sunday 20 May, 2018 - Sunday 20 May, 2018
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Suitable for: Beginners
Let your creativity flow, learn how to paint your furniture! This class is a great opportunity to relax and have some creative fun.
You gain access to paints / brushes / waxes and can experiment in a friendly and supportive environment without making expensive mistakes. Best of all you get to transform a transform a piece of your furniture and gain the confidence to upcycle more furniture.
During the class, you will learn:
– how to prepare your piece and make your own chalk paint
– practice brush work skills to achieve a flat or textured finish
– taping and distressing
– how to protect your furniture with a wax or varnish
from our tutor’s knowledge, experience and helpful tips!
Following our furniture painting class, you’ll be fully equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to confidently use the paints and waxes on your own. You’ll be given the remainder of one small pot of chalk paint that you’ve mixed and instructions to take home with you. We offer a 10% discount on furniture painting kits, tools and materials purchased during workshops.
Advance booking is essential to secure your place, bookings can be made via PayPal account or card payment. Refreshments and a light snack will be provided. There is free parking onsite (evening & weekends) and bus stops outside the building.
LocationUpcycled World, Studio 6.17, St Margaret's House, 151 London Road, Edinburgh, EH7 6AE
St. Margaret’s House, 151 London Road