Bring your own small piece and join us for a creative morning painting your bespoke piece under TR's expert guidance. The morning touches on colour pairing and colour selection for this type of finish then it's all hands on as you work to create your bespoke piece in a creative environment.
This is a hands on workshop focussing on how to softly layer and blend colours. Various techniques on how to add depth to your paint finish, multiple soft layering techniques using a range of 4-5 colours. This workshop will provide you with the knowledge and how to's on creating a soft subtle and elegant finish using a different colour ways. You will learn how to softly mix and blend colours on a piece, perfect the art of dry brushing and softly lay multiple colours over each other. You will learn special distressing techniques and tips to enhance this particular type of finish, and how to softly pulling back layers and accentuate depth in the colours used. The look created will be something restful, elegant and softly aged. You will also be working with metallic gilding waxes to create a subtle lustre in your finish. Everything you need is supplied in the workshop including Chalk Paint™, tools and morning tea, just coming along with your small piece!
Criteria for this workshop : Ideally you would have completed a 101 workshop with TR or you must be well versed with using chalk paint™ by Annie Sloan and waxes as this will be a fast paced workshop.
Bring your own piece criteria: To ensure that your piece will be completed during the workshop, your piece must be a small piece that you can hold and carry under one arm by yourself. Side table, small bedside, small wooden chair or small hall table are ideal.
What you need to bring: Your Annie Sloan workbook for concept planning or a notebook to draw it, ( these were provided in workshop 101)
Booking is easy, simply select and add to cart, make an online payment and we will send a confirmation email. Alternatively you can book in person in our Gallery.
Classes are run in groups of 4 for the optimum learning experience. Book early to avoid disappointment. All workshop attendees will have access to an exclusive 10% of Chalk Paint™ and supplies on the day. Please choose your dates carefully as paint classes are non-refundable.