Painting & Decorating Workshops


  • 01/04/2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Felt is the oldest textile known to man, believed to be some 8000 years old. It is made without sewing or weaving and is a non-constructed fabric. If you have ever admired  the gorgeous colours and comforting texture of hand crafted felt work,you will enjoy a one day workshop  where you will learn the all (more…)

  • 01/04/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Suitable for absolute beginners. Enjoyable for all. One-day workshop. 10am – 5pm. Tassels are the ultimate statement in interior decoration, and making tassels especially to decorate your own interior is not only tremendous fun, but also fascinating. They also make superb presents for friends. In this one-day course you will be using a contemporary and rich colour (more…)

  • 01/04/2017
    10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Not quite sure where to start with a tiling project? Bit daunted by the thought of tiles falling off the wall if you do get them on? What about those half tiles at the corners… and what about drilling into tile? If the thought of tackling a tiling project yourself is terrifying, yet you yearn for (more…)

  • 01/04/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Learn to sew a beautiful log cabin pieced fabric cushion cover, in one day. During this one-day course you will design, measure, cut and piece a fabulous and unique cushion cover in vibrant colours of your choice. We have plenty of crisp cotton fabric for you to choose from at the centre, or feel free to (more…)

  • 01/04/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Ideal for everyone with a hankering to ‘make’ rather than ‘assemble’ something in wood with traditional hand tools. This one day workshop is a great introduction if you lack time or commitment to take a longer course. In this safe and friendly workshop, you will learn how to plan your work, where and how to (more…)

  • 01/04/2017
    2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

An introductory workshop to help learn the first principles of electrics in the home. What about those complicated physic formulas? How will you know an Amp when you see one? (Clue-you can’t ) This short workshop covers the most common requests that homeowners, landlords and tenants want to more about in their homes. Explained in (more…)

  • 02/04/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Learn how to tackle some basic plumbing tasks around the home in this practical, hands-on workshop. During this weekend one day workshop, Dave Sylvester, a qualified plumber, will walk you through some ‘dry’ exercises to top up your skills in the ‘wet arts’ of your home. Plumbing = Water in and water out. There will (more…)

  • 02/04/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

If you have ever marveled at the fine detail or flowing lines of a wood carving, you may have wondered what it would be like to carve. In this one-day workshop, expert wood carver Jon Hall brings his experience, City and Guilds training and expertise to this day’s enjoyable teaching. Even if you have never (more…)

  • 02/04/2017
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

We fell in love this ancient wood – block printing process and have devised a half day workshop where you can  learn the techniques and print your own artwork, using beautiful colours and a wide variety of inspirational blocks. Even if you don’t think you are very creative, the results you will get will make (more…)

  • 02/04/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

KEY PROJECT: MODERN FOAM FILLED DROP-IN SEAT All of our upholstery classes are for absolute beginners. It doesn’t matter which one you choose to take first. Each technique that is offered is part of all the processes every upholsterer has to learn. We supply all tools and materials. One-day workshop. 10am – 5pm. Join us (more…)







Contact the Goodlife Centre today! Call Alison on 0207 760 7613 or email alison@thegoodlifecentre.co.uk