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Perfect Preparation Workshop

Perfect Preparation Workshop

£45.00

Everyone hates preparation but this is the most important stage when preparing to upcycle anything. In this workshop we cover many aspects of preparation.

Description

Perfect Preparation Workshop (3 Hours) £45 Per Person (Max 6 people)

This Perfect Preparation Workshop covers all the many daunting tasks that may be required before you start to paint your piece. A bit of thought and planning before your start makes this much easier.

Everyone hates preparation but this is the most important stage when preparing to upcycle anything. In this workshop we cover the following.

  • PPE. Personal Protective Equipment. Always protect yourself
  • Different types of surfaces (Wood, Melamine, Glass, Metal etc)
  • Cleaning your piece (Different types of cleaning products and how they are used)
  • Paint & Varnish stripping products
  • Sanding (Grits, and different types of products, electric sanders and scuff sanding)
  • Priming (What, When and How) Is it necessary. We look at the different brands and products available
  • Drying and recoat times
  • Best conditions to be working in
  • When can I apply my topcoat?

 

There’s lots of practical work and trying of of the different products.

 

Refreshments, cakes and biscuits are included. You also get 10% off any purchases made in the shop on the day.