Upcycle, Repurpose, Colour and create

Upcycle, Repurpose, Colour and create

Duration: 3 hours

Price: £48

Run by: Michelle Contini
at Chalk Pot Ltd.


Coppermill Lane
Greater London
E17 7HA

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About the Course

Join us for a fun, relaxed 3 hour workshop from 2pm-5pm and discover how you can use our special paints, pigments, accent colours and waxes to add a whole new layer of creativity to repurposing and upcycling.

Learn how to use our versatile paints, pigments and wax to create desirable colours, textures, finishes and get inspired for your own projects! No experience needed everyone is welcome.

We use our own natural creamy paint, finest earth pigments and water based furniture wax. Our patent pending products have been in development for several years by leading experts in natural pigments, colours, chalk and minerals. Our products are non-toxic, non-drip, fast drying and a pleasure to use.

• Colour trends and how to make your own unique natural colours
• Preparing and repairing
• How to easily and quickly, achieve decorative effects
• Painting techniques, smooth or textured finishes
• Highlighting, distressing and aging
• Stenciling
• Natural water-based wax application
• How to combine pigments, paints and wax to create unique effects.

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?

• Aprons will be provided but please wear old clothes.
• Use of our Paints and Pigments and wax
• A small item to try techniques on and take home
• A guide to create your own colours and colour log
• Homemade cakes, Tea and coffee
• All guests will have the opportunity to purchase our unique upcycling kit at a discounted rate on the day.
Please feel free to contact Michelle or Karla if you have any questions in regards to the workshop or if you'd like to bring a small item of your own to paint on the day.

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Course Start Dates

Saturday 27th January 2018

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  • Accessible by public transport
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Teen friendly