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Upcycling with Decorative Chalk Paint

Upcycling with Decorative Chalk Paint

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Drinks and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Myself (Tammy) and Jim Connelly will welcome you. I am Furniture Bank's Social Enterprise Director and Jim is one of Canada’s top decorative paint finishing experts. His fun personality has made him a favourite guest on numerous shows (Debbie Travis’ Painted House, Stephen and Chris, The Designer Guys, Antique Style+ many more), and he provided Debbie Travis with expert advice and the odd cheeky…
Tammy
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Tammy

About Furniture Bank

Furniture Bank is a registered charity and social enterprise that transforms lives by transferring gently used furniture from generous donors to people in need – turning houses into homes and providing comfort and stability to the people who live inside.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Furniture Bank. .

What we’ll do

You will be equipped to create beautiful pieces of furniture and home decor accents in and around your home using Chalk Paint decorative paint and waxes by Annie Sloan. In this workshop you will tour and learn about Furniture Bank's mission to eradicate... Then you will learn techniques to transform your pieces including: Wash, Dry Brush, Smooth and Two Colour Distress, Marbling and…

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Water, tea and coffee
Equipment
Paint, brushes, wood

What to bring

Snacks or lunch as appropriate
Painting clothes or apron

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Where you'll be

You will have the opportunity to explore our 26,000 sq ft facility where our mission-driven team help upwards of 12,000 individuals a year. Further, you will spend time learning and creating your masterpieces in Jim Connolly's exclusive atelier, that we here call "The Studio".

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

What to bring

Snacks or lunch as appropriate
Tammy
Upcycling with Decorative Chalk Paint
3 reviews
£89/person
3 reviews
£89/person