Shabby chic skills for beginners



Either bring a small piece of furniture you want to work on or choose a chair from the course stock, to use during the day and take home at the end.
Day includes
changing appearances by
-distressed paint effects
-salt paint
-chalk paint

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?

Each course is designed so you gain practical skills and experience of materials, tools, and construction used in upcycling.
All courses are suitable for beginners in how to design and build from recycled materials and all include building amazing stuff which you take home at the end of the session.
The course will be held in Glastonbury or Evercreech in Somerset (BA6 or BA4).
All courses are run indoors in the dry with heating.

What's included in the price?
-All materials and tools are included on all the courses.
-Free ice poles on hot days at morning break time and cake on cold days
-There is also free tea and coffee on tap, throughout the day.


Scott McMillan at Black Paw upcycle project


9 Silver Street

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Children
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hearing impaired
  • Hen dos
  • Seniors
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Tutor can travel


1 day (9:00am to 4:30pm)

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