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Painted Furniture 101

Learn How to Paint Furniture

Next Available: Sat, 30 Oct 10:00AM (AEDT)
3 hours 30 minutes


Learn How to Use the Dixie Belle Range of Priming and finishing products

Join us in the wonderfully inspirational Studio space in our Gallery in Maitland High Street.

Come and learn different Mineral Chalk Paint™ techniques plus how to use the NEW DIXIE BELLE SILK PAINT to get that amazing Professional Finish on your own Furniture Projects

We believe the best way to really learn and have the confidence to paint furniture at home is to paint something!

This workshop covers basic paint application,  waxing, and use of the Dixie Belle Priming Products, like BOSS &  SLICK STICK so you have the confidence at home to make the right decisions when working on a project at home alone

With access to the Dixie Belle  colour palette, you'll be free to create several panels which you can take home. You'll get to use all our favourite tools: wax brushes, paint brushes, artist brushes, etc

Plus receive a 10% discount on Dixie Belle products on the day.

This course is suitable for complete beginners, those who have used the products before or for the more advanced who would like a refresher..

The Workshop will run for approximately 3 Hours

Dixie Belle Mineral Chalk Paint is a fabulous paint which can be used to update both old and new furniture and accessories. In this class we will cover everything from what to paint, how to prepare, paint and finish your piece to colour ideas and plenty of inspiration to get you started. If there’s something at your place you’ve been itching to change, this class will definitely give you all you need to get started.

Please call Lorna the studio for. advice prior to the day if you have any questions

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What you will learn

  • Knowledge and understanding of working with Dixie Belle Range
  • What type of Priming product do I use for my Project?
  • What type of Finishing products are best for my projects?

What you will get

  • You will be working on sample boards in class which you can take home for reference.
  • Use of Dixie Belle Range including Priming Products, Paints and Wax

What to bring

  • Enthusiasm

What to wear

Closed Toe Shoes & Hair Band

Appropriate for

Complete Beginners to Painting Enthusiasts & Renovators. This class is suited to: Adults over 16 years keen to learn about paint finishes.

Levee Art Studios

66 Reviews

Creative Workshops are popular with beginners and more experienced artists.

Lorna has an easy teaching style and embraces new techniques and mediums with enthusiasm which is contagious.

There are No Mistakes - Only Endless Possibilities in these amazing Fun Workshops where Vibrant and Juicy Colours are used.

Most of our Workshops are about 3-4 hours in duration and you can hang what you create at home the very next day

We cater for Individuals & Groups

Jump on and book a Workshop today - You will not to be disappointed

Be careful though! – Our Workshops are Addictive and we often see our students again and again

The Levee Art Gallery & Studios is an Australian Registered Businesses

Run by Creative Director & Art Trainer – Lorna Ballantyne Epps

Workshops are available all across Australia  overseas 

Find out more about us at  www.leveeartgallery.com.au

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5.0 (1 review)
13 June 2021Painted Furniture 101
Awesome workshop with Lorna! Very informative and her studio is beautifully set up for classes. Very inspirational and can't wait to start a few projects myself ! Alison.

Refund Policy

Please note: All classes apart from the Advanced Resin Layering Workshop - require a minimum of 6 participants to go ahead. If in the instance there are not enough students you will be transferred to the next available class 

In the event of a workshop being cancelled, your booking will be refunded in full.

In the case of you not being able to attend a workshop you will be refunded as follows:

Less The booking fee charged by WeTeachMe or transferred to another workshop or date. This workshop incurs a booking fee included in the price. 

Any cancellations within 10 days before the workshop will receive a half refund, and within 1 week one Third of the total workshop cost.

No-shows on the day will not be refunded. A credit or transfer will not be issued. 

We will be as reasonable as possible in light of Covid and on a case by case basis,  but unless a workshop is cancelled and you do not show up on the day we will not refund for last minute cancellations

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Terms & Conditions

Please see the cancellation policy below

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