Come along to one of our one day (10am to 3pm) fun and friendly workshops held in Rainford (Merseyside), Grappenhall (Cheshire) and Preston (Lancashire). Held every month – various dates throughout the year.

Furniture Painting £85

Learn a variety of furniture painting techniques:

Level 1 beginners: Paint your own piece. Suitable for anyone who has never painted before or if you’ve dabbled a little but would like to learn some more creative techniques. Bring your own small piece of furniture and learn how to prepare the wood, about the paint and brushes, crackling, dry brushing, distressing, two colour, stencilling techniques and finishing/protecting your paint.

Level 2 intermediate/advanced: Pieces provided to take home. Suitable for those who have a basic knowledge of furniture painting, or those who have attended Level 1 workshop. Techniques include glazing, raised stencilling, image transfer, decoupage, blending, metallic/leaf foiling.

Footstool Upholstery £95

Learn how to make and upholster a lovely footstool from scratch in one day (10am to 3pm) to take home with you. Suitable for complete beginners or for people who have dabbled in the wonderful world of upholstery but would like to learn professional techniques. All tools and materials provided except bring a 1 meter piece of fabric to match your home décor.

Come Paint With Me (Drop in Sessions) (£75 to £150)

Paint with me at my home workshop. Bring your chosen piece furniture to transform into an elegant and fresh piece. One-to-one or small group. Receive one-to-one tuition and advice/guidance on colour (s), techniques and finishes. All paints and tools provided.


Please contact Joanne for further information

on 07595 433259 or

Furniture Painting Commissions

Please get in touch to chat about ideas for refreshing your dated or tired furniture or home interiors. I can pick up and deliver or if preferred I can paint on your premises. Competitive prices.

Buy Hand Painted Furniture

Please visit the Willowbrook Store on Main Street Billinge WN5 7PE to view a variety of our hand painted pieces for sale. Local delivery options available.

Contact Details

Please get in touch if you would like to discuss your commission ideas, for workshop information/dates/bookings, or simply need help and advice on your projects. It would be great to hear from you to chat about how we could work together.

Joanne Hughes

Mobile :

07595 433259

Address :

The Boho Shed
2 Graysons Road
WA11 8JH

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