Studio Workshops

Our studio based workshops provide real-time, personalised support from an experienced professional. These small group workshops offer a great, relaxed environment in which to learn new skills and meet like-minded people.

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About Studio Workshops

We offer a variety of hands-on workshops taught by Simon, a professional decorator and designer with 30+ years of experience. Each workshop includes access to tools, equipment, paints and materials* plus unlimited tea/coffee.

 

To ensure quality tuition time and adequate space in the studio the maximum number of participants attending the studio workshops is limited to 5 people. Check out our complete list of studio workshops currently on offer below, and make a booking today.

* sample boards are provided for all workshops, however for the painted furniture workshops you have the option of bringing your own small piece of furniture with you to paint.

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Register Your Interest

If you cannot make the current available dates for a workshop, or there's not currently a date set for a workshop you are interested in then please register your interest below and we will look at getting it booked in on a date that suits you.

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Painted Furniture
Workshops - All abilities

These workshops are designed for anyone with an interest in learning how to create beautiful and professional looking pieces of hand-painted furniture.

Whether you are wanting to build upon the skills you have already developed, or you are just starting out, our workshops will fuel your imagination and be an invaluable source of inspiration.

There will be plenty of time throughout the day, to ask questions and seek advice, from an experienced, professional interior decorator.

There will be plenty of time throughout the day, to ask questions and seek advice, from an experienced, professional interior decorator.

10am - 3.00pm

Maximum 5 people per group

£190

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Faux Wood Graining
(Advanced)

This workshop is designed and structured for people with a good knowledge and understanding in the use of the specialist tools and materials used to create these amazing decorative paint effects. Through this workshop, you will gain a greater understanding, of the art of faux wood graining techniques much used and highly prized around the world.

You will be guided through the different stages used to create  professional looking faux wood graining effects, and then shown the correct use of varnishes to protect your work.

Whether you are wanting to build upon the skills you have already developed, or you are just starting out, our workshops will fuel your imagination and be an invaluable source of inspiration.

There will be plenty of time throughout the day, to ask questions and seek advice, from an experienced, professional interior decorator.

9.30am - 3.30pm

Maximum 5 people per group

£290

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Stone & Marble
Workshops (Beginner)

These workshops are designed for anyone with an interest in learning how to create amazing stone and marble paint effects, used extensively in restoration projects around the world.

Whether you are wanting to build upon the skills you have already developed, or you are just starting out, our workshops will fuel your imagination and be an invaluable source of inspiration.

There will be plenty of time throughout the day, to ask questions and seek advice, from an experienced, professional interior decorator.

There will be plenty of time throughout the day, to ask questions and seek advice, from an experienced, professional interior decorator.

10am - 4.00pm

Maximum 5 people per group

£220

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Art of Marbling
(Advanced)

This workshop is designed and structured for people with a good knowledge and understanding in the use of the specialist tools and materials used to create these intriguing decorative paint effects. Through this workshop, you will gain a greater understanding, of the ancient art of faux marbling, a much prized skill used extensively in restoration projects.

You will be guided through the different stages used to create a professional looking faux marble effect and shown the correct use of varnishes to protect your work.

Whether you are wanting to build upon the skills you have already developed, or you are just starting out, our workshops will fuel your imagination and be an invaluable source of inspiration.

There will be plenty of time throughout the day, to ask questions and seek advice, from an experienced, professional interior decorator.

9.30am - 3.30pm

Maximum 5 people per group

£290

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Paint Effects & Wood Graining (Beginner)

These workshops are designed for anyone with an interest in learning how to create broken colour effects e.g. rag rolling and colour wash & professional looking woodgraining paint finishes.

Whether you are wanting to build upon the skills you have already developed, or you are just starting out, our workshops will fuel your imagination and be an invaluable source of inspiration.

There will be plenty of time throughout the day, to ask questions and seek advice, from an experienced, professional interior decorator.

There will be plenty of time throughout the day, to ask questions and seek advice, from an experienced, professional interior decorator.

10am - 4.00pm

Maximum 5 people per group

£220

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Granite & Sandstone
(Advanced)

This workshop is designed and structured for people with a good knowledge and some experience with using the tools and materials used in decorative paint techniques. Through the course of this workshop, you will gain a greater understanding and knowledge of the ancient art of faux granite & sandstone paint effects. These skills are highly prized and used extensively in restoration.

You will be guided through the different stages used to create a professional looking effect and introduced to oil & acrylic scumble glazes & colourants, and their correct use and applications.

Whether you are wanting to build upon the skills you have already developed, or you are just starting out, our workshops will fuel your imagination and be an invaluable source of inspiration.

There will be plenty of time throughout the day, to ask questions and seek advice, from an experienced, professional interior decorator.

9.30am - 3.30pm

Maximum 5 people per group

£290