3 Day Resin Worktop Course (Custom Worktops)

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Description

3-day workshop for complete beginners or those wanting further knowledge.
This course can also be condensed into 2 days (weekends) if required.

During the course you will complete two worktop projects with colour pigments 60cm x 40cm using repeatable resin techniques, one resin clear coat on wood and numerous works of resin art, all yours to take home.

You will learn how to enjoy yourself whilst creating art, how to mix resin/paints & pigments and how much to mix. How to prepare yourself & your workspace. How to use professional techniques that may be applied in many projects of your own.

Reson-8 - use resin for tabletops, counters, reception areas, furniture restoration, bar counters, coffee tables & kitchens, restaurant tables & counters, doors & shelving, coasters, jewellery, furniture repair/making, each one of those items can be turned into a small business of its own.

You will also learn how to calculate resin quantities and what to charge if you undertake resin projects of your own.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

This course is also available to complete beginners who have never used resin before.

All Resins paints/pigments tools and protective equipment are included in the course as is light refreshment.
For groups of 4 or more we are able to travel to you, travel costs are in addition to the course fee.

Maker

Norman Reay at Reson-8

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Venue

Unit-40, Flex Space Business Centre
North Road
Ellesmere Port
Cheshire
CH651AE

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Christmas
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Easter
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Fairs, festivals & exhibitions
  • Father's Day
  • Hen dos
  • Learning difficulties (SEN)
  • Limited mobility
  • Mother's Day
  • Parking provided
  • Romantic
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Seniors
  • Spooky
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Tutor can travel
  • UK Holiday
  • Wheelchair users

Duration

3 days (10:00am to 3:00pm)

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What does this mean?

This craft course provider has been awarded Gold status for receiving 10 or more 5 star ratings from previous students.

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They also allow tutors to gain valuable feedback on their courses and for new students to find the course that's right for them.

Reviews

In-person
Angela Simmons - - #37732

I have to say if you are thinking of doing a resin course, you won’t get much better than this. Norman was a great tutor, calm, relaxed and engaging. I wrote lots of notes but he gave me a step by step guide at the end of the course which was super useful.
It was a one on one session which meant I got all the attention I needed to make sure I fully understood what I needed to do and I have come away super excited to get stuck in. I loved every minute of it and loved the pieces I created whilst I was there.

Although Norman would think I’m barmy saying this, he has a wicked playlist going on in the background as well! Enjoy!

Response from Reson-8:

Angela,
Thank you very much for your wonderful review, so glad that you enjoyed the course, and so glad that you enjoyed the tunes as I’ve now added to the list.
Very Best Regards
Norman

In-person
Kipp Grove - - #36895

Course & tutor were excellent.
Highly reccommended.
5 star.

Response from Reson-8:

Many Thanks for your review, very much appreciated and was a pleasure to work with you.
Best Regards
Norman

In-person
Sue Adans - - #32347

If I could travel back in time, I would do the 3-day workshop all over again. It was a fabulous experience on all levels. Not only did I learn many different techniques and skills, but Norman is also the most generous man when it comes to advice on ideas for things that sell well, what his best selling projects are and what sort of prices he charges. His chilled attitude, combined with excellent teaching skills, made for a professional, but hugely entertaining long weekend.

Response from Reson-8:

Thank you Very much Sue,
Greatly appreciated.
Very Best Regards
Norman

In-person
Martin Foulkes - - #32267

Norm was great and I started learning as soon as I got there. When it became clear that I wanted to focus more on one element than he had planned he was more than happy to adapt the course and really helped me hone skills on a number of pieces. I left with not only some great pieces to display in the home but also a great contact to ask for advice and potentially collaborate with in the future. I think if you share a passion for the materials, particularly the wood, then Norm is an expert with a natural teaching talent and a wealth of knowledge. He also has great stories to keep the days interesting!! Will definitely book again once I’ve put these resin skills into practice.

Response from Reson-8:

Many Thanks Martin, very much appreciated and glad that you enjoyed the course. Was a pleasure to work with you and my door is always open to collaboration.
Again, Many Thanks

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