Bespoke at Home Furniture Painting Skills in the Cotswolds
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About the Course
Several of our students who have attended our “Furniture Painting Workshops” during the courses have highlighted that they own pieces of furniture that would be in need of repair before they even considered re-styling. Here at "life-of-style" HQ we are constantly discussing methods as to how we can assist our clients in gaining the knowledge and experience in order to progress their furniture re-styling projects.
With the continuing uncertainty in our economy more people are looking to up-cycle existing or "handed-down" useful pieces, we have introduced an in your own home service to provide "At Home Workshops" specific to your own plans; sharing some of our techniques and introduce them into a practical course in the comfort and surroundings of your home. So time to look out tired and old pieces that are in need of rejuvenation:-
Advance information is required as follows –
The piece of furniture for repair and re-styled to be photographed (4 images) outlining the areas of repair e-mailed ahead of the chosen date for assessment
Practical hands-on time to be agreed
Review of repairs to be carried out
Necessary materials and tools required discussed
Supply of safety equipment where required
Carry out repairs
Outline of other repair methods and techniques (little secrets of the professional!)
Commence the make-over process
Painting in chosen paint medium
Re-style techniques to include
Use of various medium etc, for detailing
As this is a detailed process the course is restricted on a “1-2-1” basis, unless the student books for a friend or member of the family in order to cross-pollinate ideas and advice
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
The tailored course is constructed in such a way that delegates have little or prior knowledge of furniture painting or refurbishing, and hopefully, at the end of the course, you will have enough knowledge to achieve a high level of proficiency to repair and re-style furniture.
We shall bring along
All materials, plus accessories and suggested tools and repair requisites
Paints and paint brushes
Accessories (stencils, appliques etc)
Additional medium to up-scale your project
Course notes detailed on “members page” of website and 2 sample pots paint products plus other goodies
We would be more than happy to give any advice during the time spent with you regarding your proposed project/s
Worth considering, then call us today to discuss your future project on 01242 603070?
*** Fees and estimates would be discussed at time of application. The price quoted is for guideline purposes only and costings are time and distance dependent.
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Course Start Dates
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
- Suitable for beginners
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