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Tuesday, 12 March 2019 10:39

The Blueprint for Decorative Finishes Workshop - 6th April 2019

When: 6 Apr at 10:00 – 13:00

Where: Paint Me Vintage - 481 Pyes Pa Rd, Tauranga

Fabulous introduction to the amazing decorative paint finishes that Vintro chalk paint is capable of. Release your inner creative and we will step you through the whole way, this is where it all starts.....

Our "Blue Print" workshop is a hands on workshop, designed to inspire, fill you with the ideas, confidence, excitement, technical knowledge, the know how and tips on how to transform your furniture and projects through the amazing paint system that requires no sanding or priming and provides a wide creative scope for you and your home. It's a hands on introductory workshop where you'll be painting and creating decorative finishes all the way through... great for those who have just started painting and perfect for those who have never painted before or those who want to know all about the versatility of Vintro chalk paint

The workshop covers all the fundamentals of decorative painting:

How to complete a modern finish,
How to layer colours over each other,
How to a create soft restful finishes
Creating an aged and rustic finish.
How to use and create with metallics
Coloured waxes and coloured glazes,
How to create age & patina
Accentuate and bring out detailing out of a piece of furniture.
Creating a robust surface for pieces like the dining or coffee table.
Understanding the make up of the paint system and how to manipulate to create your perfect finish.
It's everything you need to know to paint up a storm and transform your home and no experience necessary! in fact if you haven't painted, even better!

All materials and tools will be provided within the workshop so you just need to bring yourself and an open mind.

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Additional Info

  • Event Date: Saturday 6th April