Windows / Finishes & Paint

  • Leaded light stained glass restorationTuesday 5th September 2017
    10am-4pm The course This workshop is for anyone who has very little or no knowledge or skill of stained glass but who wants to repair windows they own or are responsible for. The day will be split in two to parts. One will deal with insitu repairs where the glass is removed from the lead... (more info)
  • An introduction to wood finishingSaturday 1 - Sunday 2 July 2017
    FULL
    9.30am-5pm The course This is an intensive 2 day course suitable for beginners or those wanting to improve their skills. Students will learn how to take a project right through from initial preparation to a good final finish. Along the way you will be shown the value of choosing both the right materials and good... (more info)
  • 9.30am – 5pm The course A hands-on day to learn the basics of freehand brush lettering and sign writing.  Students will paint their own unique sign to take home.  The course is suitable for conservators, interior designers, artists, homeowners and those wanting a new hobby. Morning Tools and their care Paint use Basic brush skills... (more info)
  • 9.30am-5pm The course During this day school participants will: Find out how limewash is used Look at the colouring of limewash, and see examples of its application on the historic exhibit buildings at the Museum Mix distemper and consider its context in historical and contemporary buildings Look at current linseed oil paint ranges which are... (more info)
  • Historic building conservation courses brochure
    Download our Historic Building Conservation course brochure to see all of the interesting courses that we are running in 2017. If you would like to receive a brochure through the post email [email protected] or call 01243 811021. Booking To book on a course, use the menu on the left to navigate through our range of... (more info)