NEW CLASS! Additional dates added for December 2021 and January 2022!
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 local author, blogger, and teacher Lisa Silfwerbrand from Recreated Designs for this class on furniture painting basics. We will cover everything you need to know to get started!
This two and a half 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), Fusion (acrylic), or Milk Paint
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 sealer)
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 4 people in total. You will be required to show proof of vaccination, and masks will be required throughout the class.
A fee of $25 will be retained for all cancellations.
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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