The student will bring two small or one medium/large piece of furniture to work on, which will go through my very own professional process. Acrylic eggshell will be used due to its quick drying times, but we will discuss all types of paints in material discussions.
THE COURSE COVERS THE FOLLOWING:-
Health and Safety
Concept mock up on paper – including colours, design, materials needed Materials discussion
Stripping, neutralising and sanding/woodcare techniques
Stain blocking, priming, knotting and undercoating
Painting, rolling and cutting back techniques
Finishes – waxes, varnishes, stains, oils, polishes
Hardware discussion (student to bring hardware if needed)
Staging and photography
The course is designed for groups of 1 or 4 so to maximise the student's learning and for the items of furniture to be finished before the course ends. Covid regulations in place. If you wanted a bespoke package, then we can mix and match to make sure you gain everything you need from the workshop.
What's included in the price
All power tools/hand tools, abrasives, masking, stain blocking and primers, brushes and wood finishes provided. An apron, mask, top coat paint choice and furniture to be provided by the student.