Courses & Classes
Treat yourself to a day of practical fun and information overload - no skill level required. Bring a friend and enjoy tapping into your artistic talents. We also dish up the best lunch in Waterloo!
FREE mini Brush Ups course at the Porter's Leichhardt store - Wednesday 26th August, 2015 from 6.00pm to 8.30pm
You are invited to a free mini Brush Ups course at our Leichhardt store. Come in and get hands on with store manager Bethany Hanna who will be teaching how to apply four of her favourite Porter's speciality finishes. She will be demonstrating Liquid Iron & Instant Rust, Liquid Copper & Patina Green, Chalk Emulsion and Duchess Satin. You are invited to create your own sample boards, learning tips and tricks along the way. All materials are included and there will be some light refreshments. Trade Price will be given to all participants on the night. There is no cost, spaces are limited and bookings are essential. Call the Leichhardt store on 9572-6022 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to secure your place.
Basic Furniture Painting
Next class: Saturday 5th September, 2015. Classes held at our Waterloo showroom.
This hands-on course covers the basic techniques involved in painting furniture. Learn how to prepare your pieces, tricks of the trade with application and experiment with different products to produce different looks including Chalk Emulsion, Milk Paint, acrylic paints, Liquid Iron, Duchess Satin and many more. Techniques include striping, antiquing, distressing and French Provincial. Students to bring their own piece of furniture to decorate. This class is taught by Ludi Braga, manager of the Waterloo store.
For classes in Sydney ONLY - either book through our on-line shop, or fax through the enrolment form.