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Furniture Painting Workshop - 22 June 2019

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North Ryde School of Arts Community Hall

201 Coxs Road

North Ryde, NSW 2113

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Learn how to restore furniture pieces to recreate your own favourite circa look, bit it French provincial, retro or industrial. This hands on workshop will cover surface preparation, paint application, colours, sanding techniques and appropriate accessory enhancement choices.

Residents who are registered to attend the workshop are invited to bring in two of their own small items of furniture they wish to paint during the workshop.


Date: Saturday 22 June 2019

Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm (arrive 9:45am)

Location: North Ryde School of Arts Community Hall, 201 Coxs Road, North Ryde

Who: This workshop is suitable for adults who live in the City of Ryde local government area

Cost: FREE for City of Ryde Council residents


Equipment: Please bring your own

  • Timber furniture: 2 small solid timber furniture pieces e.g. bedside cupboards, timber side tables, timber chairs, wooden stools, stepladders, pedestals, hat/coat stands. NO chipboard furniture. Ensure your furniture is clean and free of dust/dirt.

  • Paint: your choice of paint colours. Must be acrylic. If you are wanting a multi-layered effect then white or light colour works best as a base. Soft pastels tend to work better than dark colours. For small items 500mL will be sufficient. For larger items (e.g. tables) 1L will be sufficient.

  • Paint brushes: 1 x small 5cm wide and 1 x large 10cm wide

  • Workgloves and painting shirt: not essential but useful and recommended

  • Note pad and pen to take notes

  • Water bottle

  • Reusable coffee cup to enjoy morning tea

  • Lunch

Light refreshments will be provided.


Clothing and footwear:

  • Clothing must be suitable for physical activities and manual handling

  • Shoes must be sturdy, fully enclosed, have a non-slip sole and be suitable for workshop activities. Thongs, sandals and open toed shoes are not permitted.


This is a Waste Education program brought to you by the City of Ryde in conjunction with The Bower Reuse and Repair Centre.

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