Upcycling Workshops

 

LEARN TO UPCYCLE LIKE A PRO…….

1 Day and 2 Day (Residential) Workshops available

1 Day Workshops:-

These are full day workshops – 10am to 5pm;

Usually run on a Wednesday or a Saturday (other days available on request – just email me on justine.blythe@btinternet.com)

Course includes:-

  • Tools and materials for your project (Bring your own small piece of furniture)
  • Full tuition
  • Refreshments (not including lunch)
  • Before and after photos

Price £75                      (£60 each for multiple bookings max. 5 persons per day)

To book – email me on justine.blythe@btinternet.com

 

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2 Day Residential Course:-

How to Run a Successful Upcycling Business

Check in between 2pm and 6pm on the evening before the course.  Pop into the studio (10 mins drive away) and we will discuss your piece and ideas about what you want to achieve  – we have a large selection of papers and paints for you to choose from.

You can sample the delights of the cocktail bar in the hotel before dinner if you choose :) then we will all sample the delights of Charlotte’s cooking……don’t have too many cocktails as we have work to do in the morning!

Includes two nights accommodation with a two course dinner each evening

Day 1 – practical day upcycling a small piece of furniture ~ including decoupage

All tools and materials included.

Bring your own small piece of furniture to upcycle

Tea, coffee, juice and biscuits provided. Bring your own packed lunch.

Day 2 – business advice ~ hints and tips.

Covering all aspects of running your own small upcycling business including:-

Accounts / taxation

Selling sites

Sourcing stock

Pricing

Marketing and social media

Copyright

and much more…

Course includes:-

  • 2 nights, 2 course dinner bed and breakfast at the boutique, Georgian Acqua Beach hotel on Weymouth’s beautiful seafront
  • Tools and materials for your project (Bring your own small piece of furniture)
  • Full tuition
  • Refreshments (not including lunch)
  • Before and after photos

£270 per person on Sunday to Thursday and £310 per person on Friday / Saturday

For dates and to book, email me on justine.blythe@btinternet.com

 

2 Day Residential Practical Workshops:-

Check in between 2pm and 6pm on day one.  Pop into the studio (10 mins drive away) and we will discuss your piece and ideas about what you want to achieve  – we have a large selection of papers and paints for you to choose from.

You can sample the delights of the cocktail bar in the hotel before dinner if you choose :) then we will all sample the delights of Charlotte’s cooking……don’t have too many cocktails as we have work to do in the morning!

Day One in the workshop – 10am until approximately 5pm

Getting started on the furniture preparation in the morning  and working on the painting in the afternoon…..

Back to the hotel for another lovely dinner to discuss what we have achieved so far…..

Day Two in the workshop – 10am until approximately 5pm

Learning the art of decoupage in the morning; then finishing / protecting your piece in the afternoon….

The photoshoot – then you get to take your masterpieces home :)

Course includes:-

  • 2 nights, 2 course dinner bed and breakfast at the boutique, Georgian Acqua Beach hotel on Weymouth’s beautiful seafront
  • Tools and materials for your project (Bring your own small piece of furniture)
  • Full tuition
  • Refreshments (not including lunch)
  • Before and after photos

Price per person

  • £270 Sunday to Tuesday dates
  • £310 Friday to Sunday dates

For dates and to book, email me on justine.blythe@btinternet.com