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Furniture Painting Workshops

Have you had it in the back of your mind for a while that you would like to try your hand at restoring and refreshing your dated furniture but you are not sure where to start, or have you had a go but are not sure if there is a better, easier or more creative way?

I would be delighted to welcome you to one of my friendly and welcoming one day workshops at a venue in Lancashire, Cheshire or Greater Manchester on a date to suit you.

Lovely words from one of my attendees...

“I have now completed both levels one and two furniture painting techniques course with Jo from The Boho Shed. It was great to learn about the different products and painting techniques and to gain confidence in how to apply them. Jo is a lovely teacher and encourages creativity and the desire to go home and paint using the skills learned. Jo’s courses are fun, informative and friendly and I have already booked onto her next upholstery course. I would highly recommend Jo’s workshops…….plus the cakes are delicious!”

– Susan Sanderson

Furniture Painting Workshop Venues and Dates

Attending a furniture painting workshop is a fun and rewarding way of quickly and easily learning the skills required to get creative with your furniture and interiors. You will learn all about the preparation required for your furniture (no need for stripping, priming or heavy sanding), the different paints, brushes and other products available and the pros and cons of each. Also about the tips and tools of the trade and the wide variety of different techniques and ideas available for creatively painting your furniture.

On the LEVEL 1 Furniture Painting Course, you will learn a variety of creative techniques including crackling, dry brushing, distressing, two colour, stencilling, waxing, finishing and paint protecting techniques and you will be able to bring your own piece of furniture to transform using your newly learned skills during the workshop.

For those of you who would like to take things a little further, the LEVEL 2 Furniture Painting Course will include the techniques glazing, raised stencilling, image transfer, decoupage, blending, and metallic/leaf foiling.

You will hopefully return home full of inspiration and the know how to continue with your own projects knowing I will be on hand to give you further advice and guidance if required.

Each workshop will run from 10am to 3pm with lunch break and plenty of coffee/tea/cake in between – my Mum’s delicious scones and Aunty B’s gorgeous cakes are becoming very popular among workshop attendees.

Please don’t worry if you are a complete novice! I will explain everything from the beginning during both Level 1 and 2 courses.

The numbers are kept small (6 to 8) so I will be on hand for one-to-one instruction as much as you need during the day.

Everything you will need for the workshop will be included i.e. chalk paints, brushes, waxes etc., and paints and products will be available for you to buy at the workshops should you wish to continue with your own projects at home. Cash, PayPal or Bank Transfer payment methods will be available on the day.

Furniture Painting Workshop

(WARRINGTON)
Saturday 25th January 2020, 10am – 3pm

Grappenhall Heys Walled Garden, Witherwin Avenue Grappenhall, South Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 3DS

Furniture Painting Workshop

(including afternoon tea)

(PRESTON)

Friday 31st January 2020, 10am – 3pm

Cuerden View Café, Berkeley Dr, Bamber Bridge, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 6BY

Furniture Painting Workshop

(WARRINGTON)
Friday 6th March 2020, 10am – 3pm

Grappenhall Heys Walled Garden, Witherwin Avenue Grappenhall, South Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 3DS

Furniture Painting Workshop

(including afternoon tea)

(PRESTON)

Saturday 14th March 2020, 10am – 3pm

Cuerden View Café, Berkeley Dr, Bamber Bridge, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 6BY

Furniture Painting Workshop

(STOCKPORT)
Friday 24th April 2020, 10am – 3pm

The Centre, 107 Park Ln, Poynton, Stockport, SK12 1RB

Furniture Painting Workshop

(WARRINGTON)
Saturday 9th May 2020, 10am – 3pm

Grappenhall Heys Walled Garden, Witherwin Avenue Grappenhall, South Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 3DS

Furniture Painting Workshop (Level 2)

(including afternoon tea)

(PRESTON)

Friday 29th May 2020, 10am – 3pm

Cuerden View Café, Berkeley Dr, Bamber Bridge, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 6BY

Furniture Painting Workshop

(STOCKPORT)
Saturday 6th June 2020, 10am – 3pm

The Centre, 107 Park Ln, Poynton, Stockport, SK12 1RB

Furniture Painting Workshop

(including afternoon tea)

(PRESTON)

Friday 12th June  2020, 10am – 3pm

Cuerden View Café, Berkeley Dr, Bamber Bridge, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 6BY

Furniture Painting Workshop

(WARRINGTON)
Saturday 20th June 2020, 10am – 3pm

Grappenhall Heys Walled Garden, Witherwin Avenue Grappenhall, South Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 3DS

Furniture Painting Workshop

(STOCKPORT)
Friday 21st August 2020, 10am – 3pm

The Centre, 107 Park Ln, Poynton, Stockport, SK12 1RB

Furniture Painting Workshop (Level 2)

(WARRINGTON)
Friday 4th September 2020, 10am – 3pm

Grappenhall Heys Walled Garden, Witherwin Avenue Grappenhall, South Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 3DS

Furniture Painting Workshop

(including afternoon tea)

(PRESTON)

Saturday 12th September 2020, 10am – 3pm

Cuerden View Café, Berkeley Dr, Bamber Bridge, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 6BY

Furniture Painting Workshop

(WARRINGTON)
Friday 19th September 2020, 10am – 3pm

Grappenhall Heys Walled Garden, Witherwin Avenue Grappenhall, South Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 3DS

Furniture Painting Workshop

(STOCKPORT)
Tuesday 13th October 2020, 10am – 3pm

The Centre, 107 Park Ln, Poynton, Stockport, SK12 1RB

Furniture Painting Workshop (Level 2)

(including afternoon tea)

(PRESTON)

Friday 16th October 2020, 10am – 3pm

Cuerden View Café, Berkeley Dr, Bamber Bridge, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 6BY

Furniture Painting Workshop

(WARRINGTON)
Saturday 1st November 2020, 10am – 3pm

Grappenhall Heys Walled Garden, Witherwin Avenue Grappenhall, South Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 3DS

Furniture Painting Workshop

(including afternoon tea)

(PRESTON)

Friday 20th November 2020, 10am – 3pm

Cuerden View Café, Berkeley Dr, Bamber Bridge, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 6BY

Furniture Painting Workshop

(STOCKPORT)
Saturday 21st November 2020, 10am – 3pm

The Centre, 107 Park Ln, Poynton, Stockport, SK12 1RB

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Contact Us

Please get in touch if you would like to discuss your commission ideas, workshop information/dates/bookings, or would simply like some help and advice with your own projects. It would be great to hear from you.

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07595 433259

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