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Furniture painting - upcycle your own item in a day


About the Course

You’ll learn, in the day how to paint a small piece of furniture that you will bring along with you using special paints by Tina Bennett who specialises in creating bespoke pieces.

The day includes refreshments, a light lunch and cakes to end the day also all equipment and supplies. You will also have the opportunity to buy any products to use at home.
9.45-10.00am coffee and introductions
10-10.15 talk about the itinerary of the day .
Talk about the environmental benefits of up-cycling furniture .
Talk about the paint and products we are going to use, and the reason for using these products .
11.00- cleaning and preparing the furniture pieces , and choosing colours and styles .
12-12.30 Lunch
1.15-3.00 painting the piece and discussing throughout . Finish and seal the piece .

Questions and answers and a chance to purchase paint and associated products at 10% discount on the day .

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Tools, equipment.
Refreshments, light lunch, cakes to end the day.
Chance to buy products to use at home.


Nikki Brown at Be A Garden Maker
Coars Farm
North Yorkshire
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Suitable for

  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Intermediate level
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Wheelchair users

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