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From 09:30am to 16:00pm
Our Furniture Chalk painting workshop on MARCH 3rd 2018 is filling up fast. Please ring up now and book your place on 01845 440668.
The day will be a fun and informative activity with interaction and personal development in furniture decoration.
The full day workshop is run at Thirsk Decorating Centre (opposite Lidl & Tesco) where youíll learn painting techniques, waxing, distressing, gilding and crackling.
Youíll need 2 small bits of unpainted wooden furniture such as a stool, chair or shelf unit that isn't too intricate. We start exploring the painting techniques by working on boards before moving on to painting your own small bits of furniture.
The Workshop Day:
9.30 am-12 noon / Introductions and explanation of the properties of chalk paint. Learning the painting techniques working on sample boards. First coat of paint on your own furniture.
12 noon-12.30 pm / Lunch and refreshments
12.30 pm - 4 pm Continue learning techniques and second coat of paint on your furniture.
By the end of the workshop you will have learned and practiced several techniques and created a beautiful piece of hand painted furniture.
Price for the day is £50 and this includes tutorials and practical painting and finishing techniques, all materials/paint used on the day, refreshments on arrival, buffet lunch and afternoon tea and cake.
Please let us know if you are vegetarian or have any other dietary requirements upon booking.
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