About the Course
The beginners 101 workshop will teach you everything to get you started with furniture painting. This workshop is suitable for beginners and those wanting to refine their technique using different finishes. A small projects is provided for you to work on and take home beautifully finished!
The paints we use are Fusion Mineral Paint and Miss Mustard Seeds Milk Paint.
You will learn how to apply the paints to get the best results, preparation necessary and lots of helpful tips along the way! We will cover colour distressing and how to use the wax and sealant to protect your paint and also use of the coloured waxes.
The workshop will also teach you how to mix milk paint, and how to apply it, we will also use the hemp oil and waxes.
The workshop runs from 11am to 1.00pm and costs £49.00. It will be held in our dedicated paint studio in Sevenoaks. Tuition is given by Elaine owner of Vintage Attic Living and Vintage Attic Workshop. Elaine has been running furniture painting workshops since 2010 and has many years experience of furniture painting. She is an authorised stockist and trainer for Autentico Paints, Fusion Mineral Paint and Miss Mustard Seeds Milk Paint. The class sizes are kept small to optimise your learning experience.
Everything is provided including aprons and tea, coffee and cake!
The workshop will give you the tools to make your painted furniture stand out from the crowd and hopefully inspire you to practice and experiment so that you will go away and create beautiful pieces.
Tailored courses are also available if you are wanting to cover a specific aspect and can be run over several sessions. If you are interested or would like more information please contact Elaine either by email or telephone 01732 666420.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
Everything is provided including your take home project as well as aprons and tea, coffee and cake!
I attended the beginners workshop at Vintage Attic Sevenoaks as I have lots of furniture to paint. Elaine was lovely and the workshop was great as it gave me the confidence I needed to start. The day was really informative and also great fun. There was a mix of ladies and men. I have also attended a paint your own piece and I painted a lovely bedside cabinet which I purchased from the Vintage Attic shop. I enjoyed it so much I am on the waiting list for a more advanced class. I can thoroughly recommend.
Claire Barnes - - #8427
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
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