Upcycling with chalk based paints

Price
£45 / Adult
Duration
3 hrs
Age restrictions
18+
Location
Clifton, Redland & Cotham
Host available in
Bristol

What you'll do

If you've been wanting to upcycle furniture, picture frames, flower pots or anything that needs some TLC, then this workshop is for you. This experience is for beginners who want to try upcycling and have some fun!

Learn how to use chalk based paints for paint effects that will bring a new lease of life to your unloved pieces. Hemway Calk Based Paints are one of furniture artist's favourite brands - for a good reason!

You will learn:

  • The basics of chalk based paints (no sanding needed!)
  • Be introduced to distressing, ageing, gilding and waxing
  • Brush up on masking, ombre, stencilling and glitter paint
  • Find out how to seal your items

This in-person workshop will teach you all these techniques and give you the confidence to go and create something original. Your booking covers all the materials, refreshments and teaching time. On completion of the workshop, you will receive 15% off Hemway products for a month after the workshop as an added bonus.

No need to bring anything - everything will be provided on the day!

Please note: workshops are limited to six guests only. You will still be fully refund if you cancel three days prior.

Upcoming dates

What you'll do

If you've been wanting to upcycle furniture, picture frames, flower pots or anything that needs some TLC, then this workshop is for you. This experience is for beginners who want to try upcycling and have some fun!

Learn how to use chalk based paints for paint effects that will bring a new lease of life to your unloved pieces. Hemway Calk Based Paints are one of furniture artist's favourite brands - for a good reason!

You will learn:

  • The basics of chalk based paints (no sanding needed!)
  • Be introduced to distressing, ageing, gilding and waxing
  • Brush up on masking, ombre, stencilling and glitter paint
  • Find out how to seal your items

This in-person workshop will teach you all these techniques and give you the confidence to go and create something original. Your booking covers all the materials, refreshments and teaching time. On completion of the workshop, you will receive 15% off Hemway products for a month after the workshop as an added bonus.

No need to bring anything - everything will be provided on the day!

Please note: workshops are limited to six guests only. You will still be fully refund if you cancel three days prior.

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Yuup extras

  • All participants will receive 15% off Hemway Chalk Based Paints

Facilities

  • Parking
  • Refreshments available
  • Toilets
  • WiFi

On the day

  • This will be held in conservatory at your host's home (101 Longmead Ave, BS7 8QE). Parking is available
  • Please wear clothes you don't mind getting paint on, or bring an apron with you
  • All materials will be supplied
  • Doors open and the kettle goes on at 9.45am so you can get to know each other before
  • Some snacks/refreshments will be provided - feel free to bring your own
  • Your host has a cat and a dog, it's unlikely you'll see them, but they mention this in case of allergies

Changes happen, don't worry

How to change dates
Change of plans? You can easily rebook the next available slot up to 3 days before your experience.
How to get a refund
Can't make it? We understand things happen! You can cancel and get a full refund up to 3 days before your experience.
Please note that this refund policy does not apply to gift bookings. You may reschedule your gift if outside the time period stated above. However, all gifts are non-refundable and expire exactly 1 year after the date of purchase.

About Rosenthal Design

Rosenthal Design is run by Bristol based furniture artist and textile designer, Helen. All her designs burst with colour, style and bravery - bold velvet upholstery is one of her trademarks.

Helen runs small paint workshops from her home conservatory. Choose between half day workshops covering all the basics or full day workshops for more advanced creatives wanting to dive straight in. You'll discover how to master colours, patterns and details with skill.

Your host

Helen Rosenthal (She/Her)

Helen Rosenthal has weaved a life of diversity and design bursting with colour, style and bravery. Art and creativity seeps deep into all that Helen observes and produces. Helen's approach to design is instinctive, honest and open. With a laid back approach and an ‘anything goes’ attitude, working with Helen is accessible and easy.

She adopts a simple and experimental approach to her work, drawing inspiration from stories from clients and her fascination with personal touches that evokes connection and sensory memories.

Creating exciting and bespoke fabric and furniture with less waste and more style and without limits is what Helen is all about. Colour, pattern and detail are the pillars of Helen’s work.

Helen celebrates pattern, colour and beauty for interiors and holds workshops to make your vision come to life.

Any questions?

Ask your question directly to Rosenthal Design.

Price
£45 / Adult
Duration
3 hrs
Age restriction
18+
Rebook or cancel up to 3 days before your experience.