Painting & Decorating Workshops

Learning to Prepare and Paint

  • 19/01/2017
    6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Learn to decorate over two evenings. All set to decorate one room… or perhaps your entire home? Brush up your decorating techniques by messing up our workshop, instead of your living room! Painting a room is a great way to transform your home interior, without it costing the earth. But it can be a daunting task (more…)

  • 21/01/2017
    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…)

  • 21/01/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Suitable for beginners. Enjoyable for everyone. One-day workshop. 10am – 5pm. Ever wanted to make your own curtains but not wanted to risk ruining expensive fabric if you tried? Try this small friendly workshop to jump start your skills. Do you have some lovely vintage fabric that you have been saving to ‘get made’ into (more…)

  • 21/01/2017 - 22/01/2017
    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…)

  • 22/01/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Suitable for beginners. Enjoyable for everyone. One-day workshop. 10am – 5pm. Drawn to the look of fashionable roman blinds but not sure how to make them yourself? Then this one day workshop is for you. From measuring the window to fixing it to the wall, experienced tutor, Jan Dodd will guide you through the tools (more…)

  • 22/01/2017
    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…)

  • 22/01/2017
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Community Events to Repair, Reuse & Recycle What do you do with a chair when the leg has come loose?  With a light that no longer works? A holey jumper? Throw it away? No way! In conjunction with the folks from Traid, we are hosting an afternoon of fixing and skill-sharing. Bring your broken items (more…)

  • 24/01/2017
    10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Learn how to tackle some basic plumbing tasks around the home in this practical, hands-on weekday morning workshop. In this fast paced, practical workshop there will be plenty of time to learn how to isolate water supply, fix a leaky tap, rescue something from a U bend and unclog a blocked sink. All the basic (more…)

  • 28/01/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

We are thrilled to welcome back Anna Crutchley to spend a day teaching you how to make Linen Tassels. Anna trained in woven textiles and now makes trimmings to commission for antique dealers, furniture restorers, interior decorators and heritage organisations. She is the author of The Tassels Book and Decorative Tassels. In this one-day course you will be working with a contemporary and (more…)

  • 28/01/2017
    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…)

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