Tue, Jul 16 | The Rusty Gate

BYO Furniture Makeover Workshop (1)

Bring your own small piece and make it over with chalk paint it in this guided hands-on instructional workshop.
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BYO Furniture Makeover Workshop (1)

Time & Location

Jul 16, 2019, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
The Rusty Gate, 448 S Pine St, Burlington, WI 53105, USA

About the Event

BRING YOUR OWN PIECE TO CLASS AND LEAVE WITH A MASTERPIECE

Do you want to learn how to make over furniture with chalk paint? Have a piece of furniture sitting around you have been dying to paint but not sure where to start? TAKE HEART and JOIN US in this 'flea market flip' style class where pro painter Susie Myres will teach you and guide you through the entire process. Your ticket gets you all the instruction and supplies you will need to transform your piece into a beautiful work of art and learn the basics of chalk painting to start you on the path of transforming anything you can imagine! Tickets are $99.

No experience necessary! Beginners and advanced users welcomed in this SMALL CLASS, with limited seating to ensure high levels of instruction and attention. Learn to use chalk paint, waxes, crackle finish stamping and decoupage to achieve different looks.

PIECES MUST BE SMALL ENOUGH TO BE CARRIED IN WITH ONE HAND, BY ONE PERSON OR LESS THAN 24" X 24" TO ENSURE PLENTY OF ROOM AND ABILITY TO FINISH YOUR PIECE IN THE ALLOTTED TIME.

Types of pieces that would work well for this class

- Fancy wood frame

- Small end table

- Small cabinet

- Lamp

- Small shelf or other decorative accessory

All items must be approved by the class instructor prior to bringing to class.

This class will cover the following topics:

* Choosing the right furniture piece to paint

* The basic tools and supplies you will need

* Preparing your piece and planning your finished look

* Hands-On painting and fundamentals

* Incorporating fancy techniques

* Painting fundamentals

* Finishing touches - sealing options for lasting durability

Are you ready? Register now and secure your seat because space is highly limited. Minimum age for this class is 12 years of age.

Some Important Things To Know:

What can I bring into the class?

You may bring your favorite beverage and snacks. No hard liquor please. We will be serving light appetizers and refreshments

Do I need to bring any tools or supplies?

All tools and supplies for this class will be provided for the students

Should I wear special clothing for painting?

That's up to you. Full bib aprons will be provided, however there WILL be creativity and PAINT is involved.

Can I get in touch with you if I have questions?

Call Susie at the shop (262) 457-4180 or send us a message through Facebook Further contact info will be made available on your ticket.

Can I cancel? What's the refund policy?

We get it, life happens and you may need to reschedule. We will be fully preparing for all students so there are no refunds, but if you need to cancel, your registration can be applied toward any other class.

Still reading? C'MON! let's do this together! it will be fun!

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