Course Provider: Packhouse with Robin & Teal
Contact Name: Nyree Forster
Telephone: 07906 755277
Summerhouse at Packhouse
Tongham Road, Runfold
Course Length: 3 hours 15 mins
5 star rating, 6 reviewers.
LEARN HOW TO TRANSFORM FURNITURE USING CHALK PAINT
Come along and learn how to use this incredible paint, then go away inspired to tackle your projects at home.
This is a friendly and relaxed workshop set in the gorgeous Summerhouse at Packhouse. During this 3 hour course step by step instruction will be given along with an instruction sheet and the chance to ask any questions. You will have a chance to experiment with a range of brushes and paint colours from both the Vintage Paint range and Annie Sloan range. No experience is necessary, anyone can achieve wonderful results with chalk paint.
What you will learn:
Two colour effects
Ageing with dark wax
Sanding for a distressed look
Individual piece, you will work on a small item to take home. This is your chance to get creative, plenty of help will be given if you need it.
Nyree Forster has been teaching for two years. She specializes in hand-painted mirrors which she sells at Packhouse. Nyree loves the versatility of Chalk Paint and the fact it is so easy to use and great fun to teach with. She hopes you will find a new hobby or grow and existing one.
Based in the Summerhouse at Packhouse
Time: 10am – 1.15pm
Maximum of 6 guests
We welcome group bookings
How can I contact the course tutor?
Please feel free to contact Nyree Forster with any questions you have using the form or phone number above.
What is the Packhouse?
Set within the Surrey hills between Guildford and Farnham, our 400-year-old Grade II-listed building sells a huge variety of vintage, antique and one-off buys from furniture and interior finishing touches to gifts and fashion accessories. You won’t find a more diverse mix anywhere else. We hope you will allow a bit of time to enjoy some browsing after the course.
What's included in the price?
All materials are included in the course fee. You will take home a set of sample boards as a reminder of what you learnt.
Hot drinks and homemade cake and or biscuits will be served during a short break. Aprons will be provided but please do dress for a bit of mess.
Parking is free. All guests will get a 25% discount voucher from Packhouse to buy Vintage Paint and supplies, please note this must be used on the day of the course.
There is a restaurant called Bears at Packhouse which is very popular, if you would like a table for lunch after the course, we recommend booking.
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