based: Florence, Italy
Offering a range of Italian artisan workshop courses, including decorative painting, plasters/fresco, gilding and restoration courses. Courses are designed to teach the skills of decorative painting, decoration of furniture and interiors, gilding, wall finishes, plaster application, painting trompe l'oeil, and restoration of historical decoration.
| paint technique | Italy |
La Belle Bourgeoise
based: Deux Sevres, France
Residential three or four day paint technique courses for furniture and walls, based in South West France. Course content includes, preparation, making paint and glazes, image transfer techniques, decoupage/collage, marbling, verdigris and more. Full board and materials included and airport pickup available.
| paint technique | decoupage | France |
based: London, UK
London based paint techniques courses with a professional specialist decorator. Covering a range of techniques including: Venetian polished plastering, decorative paint effects, gilding, marbling and wood graining. Classes are kept small (max 6 students) and course skill levels go from beginner to professional.
| paint technique | England |
based: Pretoria, South Africa
Specialised paint technique training, interactive workshops from the basics of wall preparation to advanced paint techniques, glazing and varnishing.
| paint technique | South Africa |
Sacred Murals Studio
based: St Petersburg, Russia
Icon-painting and mural workshops; teaching iconography and true fresco courses in the USA, Canada and Australia.
| paint technique | USA | Canada | Australia |
Vanessa Webb – Stunning Paint Effects
based: Somerset, UK
Paint effects courses and lectures with Vanessa Webb at venues in the West Country, including the University of Bath, Dillington House and Urchfont Manor College.
| paint technique | UK |
We are inviting submissions to this new category for residential and holiday workshops and courses covering decorative painting techniques and creative paint effects for use on furniture and interiors.
We will include courses covering many different decorative painting techniques including: shabby chic paint techniques, distressed painting techniques, chalk paint techniques, the use of glazes, colour wash, marbling, wood grain, decoupage, image transfer, collage, stenciling, gilding and metallic finishes, verdigris, sponging, rag rolling, crackling, dragging ...
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