Last date for 2022 added! (December 12th)
Recreating the spaces around you with paint couldn't be easier! It's an incredible way to not only keep your hands and mind busy but allows your creativity to flow too. Give your furniture a new look and bring a little colour into your life today.
Join author, blogger, and DIY expert Lisa Silfwerbrand from Recreated Designs for this class on furniture painting basics. We will cover everything you need to know to get started!
This 2 hour class will cover...
Prepping Your Piece
Cleaning your piece
How and when to sand
What to do with the hardware
How to choose a paint - Annie Sloan (chalk paint) and Fusion (acrylic)
How to choose a brush
Painting Your PieceApplying the paint
How many coats you will need
Painting in one direction vs multiple
Drying time between layers
Finishing Your PieceHow to choose a top coat (wax, hemp oil, or water-based topcoats)
During this hands-on workshop, you will be painting sample boards with different types of paints and trying out different products. You will be able to take your sample boards with you.
Suitable for all levels.
Cost is $87 + tax. All supplies included.
Please note that this class will be limited to 6 people in total. Masks will be required throughout the class.
If you would prefer to do this class from the comfort of your home, you can find the digital version here...
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Cancellation Policy - Due to the prep required and the very limited spaces for this class, any cancellations or reschedules done within 48 hours of the class date will result in a $25 fee. Any no-shows will result in a fee equal to the class fee ($87). Thank you for your understanding and we look forward to seeing you soon!
Cancellation List - If you would like your name added to the cancellation list for this class please email your name, class name and date, and contact info to firstname.lastname@example.org you can also call the shop at 613-695-8558 to add your name as well. If a spot becomes available we will contact you and let you know.