For those of you that love to paint furniture and are now ready to learn some new advanced techniques , this is the course for you.
Here you will learn how to stain raw and prefinished wood. How to use both water based and Gel based stains. How and when to use Top Coats, stencil, Glaze, Gild, Add Mouldings, Dry Brush, Distress and create different looks depending on what you are after. Most of all this course will give you CONFIDENCE in your own abilities.
You will be able to tackle any project in your own home and even start your own business upcycling furniture, as many of our students already have with the FULL support of instructor Aileen Hogan of Shabby.ie ( Award Winning Design Leader in Upcycling)
Aileen is the All Star Winner of 'The Design Leader In Upcycling' in 2019/20 and Upcycler Of The Year 2019 and has been teaching these techniques for many years. Having successfully turned a hobby into a business, she is delighted to have now launched the Shabby School of HOW TO, bringing you courses from interior design to DIY to starting you own business.
PreviewA video on Bleed Through (4:29)
PreviewHandpainting for a smooth finish (9:29)
PreviewThe Shabby Distressed Look Using Chalk Paint (10:42)
PreviewWeather Beaten Look Using Paint and Stains (4:52)
PreviewColour Washing (6:36)
PreviewLearn to Crackle with Shabby (14:50)
PreviewA Detailed Look At Stenciling (14:34)