On our 3-4 hour Workshop Techniques 2 course we will be experimenting with gilding, stencilling, image transfer, craqueleur, decoupage and refresh your knowledge of painting and waxing.
Courses are held in a studio in Hoylake, Wirral.
A 3-4 hour workshop where we demonstrate the different techniques that you can achieve with Chalk Paint™ by Annie Sloan decorative paint.
We cover how to produce various looks such as 2 colour distressing, an aged look, and a type of crackling by painting on a board. You will also learn about Annie Sloan, the brand and her products.
Courses are held in our studio in Hoylake, Wirral.
As of January 2019 we are launching two new footstool workshops.
classic footstool workshop
sewn button workshop
deep button workshop
The classic footstool course is a one day extravaganza combining painting techniques with upholstery. You will start the day with a solid hardwood frame, and throughout the day you will follow the step by step guidance of Jan, learning all about the tools and materials used, as well as covering lots of techniques from webbing,...
These classes are suitable for beginners and people who'd like more experience of upholstery.
You will work on your own project and at your own pace.
Choose the following types of headboards:
Rectangular headboard with gathered or pleated edging
Rectangular headboard with surface buttons
Rectangular headboard with Deep buttoning
An intensive 7+ hour workshop (9am until 5pmish) where we provide you with a chair to transform with Chalk Paint™ by Annie Sloan and the necessary items to fully reupholster your chair. You then go home with a finished chair in a colour and fabric of your choice that is ready to take pride of place in your home!
We provide all the products (including the chair) you will need for the transformation except for...
During this two day workshop you will reupholster your own dining chairs. All materials and tools will be provided to create your own unique dining set, along with lunch and refreshments.
Just send a picture of your chair or chairs to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can even paint them if you wish by spraying or with a brush; this will take longer possibly another day.
Just bring your chairs and your selected top fabric to our workshop...