Painting & Decorating Workshops

Learning to Prepare and Paint


  • 07/05/2016
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Learn the basics at this fast paced but relaxed one day workshop. A perfect starter for all those annoying jobs around the house that you feel you should be able to tackle…if only you knew how. We know it’s frustrating to wait for it to be done and then get charged for it and we understand it (more…)


  • 07/05/2016
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Suitable for absolute beginners. Enjoyable for everyone. Two-day workshop. 10am – 5pm. By popular demand – a content packed two-day basic carpentry woodwork course spread over two Saturdays. Beginners will be given plenty of help and more experienced students may work at their own pace. Make your own pine wood stool and take it home with (more…)


  • 08/05/2016
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Also known as Hand, Strand or Hole-to-Hole Caning. KEY PROJECT: HAND CANED WOOD FRAME. Suitable for beginners. Enjoyable for all. One-day weekend workshop. 10am – 5pm. Ever seen a great chair in a junk shop but noticed that the caning that spans the seat is sadly coming away at the edges? Sometimes a chair that had (more…)


  • 12/05/2016
    6:30 pm - 9:00 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…)


  • 14/05/2016
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Learn the basics at this fast paced but relaxed one day workshop. A perfect starter for all those annoying jobs around the house that you feel you should be able to tackle…if only you knew how. We know it’s frustrating to wait for it to be done and then get charged for it and we understand it (more…)


  • 14/05/2016 - 15/05/2016
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Suitable for beginners. Enjoyable for all. One or Two-day weekend workshop. 10am – 5pm. If you aspire to the luxury and elegance of lampshades that ooze class like a dowager, this is the workshop for you. Even if you have never stitched in your life, Ian McQueen’s relaxed and friendly style of tuition will have you wishing you (more…)


  • 14/05/2016
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

KEY PROJECT: TRADITIONALLY STITCHED AND SEWN EDGED FOOTSTOOL 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 that every upholsterer has to learn. A perfect course for a beginner. Jump start your knowledge of (more…)


  • 15/05/2016
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Suitable for absolute beginners. Enjoyable for everybody. One-day workshop. 10am – 5pm. Measure, saw, chisel, plane and create a simple half joint. Take a plunge into carpentry by learning how to use the tools that create this rather lovely set of ‘Gallows brackets’ and shelf. During this ‘absolute beginners’ one day workshop, professional cabinet maker (more…)


  • 19/05/2016
    6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

An evening workshop learning first principles of electrics in the home. Stay safe in your home by finding out what you legally can and can’t do yourself. Learn how to detect and avoid faulty wiring when preforming simple repairs. We will also discuss  tips on ways to reduce your electricity bill. Practice changing switch and socket (more…)


  • 21/05/2016
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

One of the most fascinating woodwork machines to watch in action also one of the most pleasurable to learn and create great results in a surprisingly short time. Wood lathes have been used for centuries to make chair legs, candlesticks, rolling pins, plates and bowls in a wide variety of woods. We are thrilled to (more…)

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