Vintage Glam Furniture Finish
May
20
to Dec 31

Vintage Glam Furniture Finish

Learn to create this furniture finish in our Facebook private classroom - called Paint Couture Classroom.  Learn from the comfort of your own home!

The class is a video that is roughly an hour and a half long.  Your instructors are Micki Coles and Suzie Freitag.  This class was a Facebook live class in this private group, but you can watch the full class on the replay.

You will be emailed complete step-by-step instructions for this finish, including a product shopping list.  We will demonstrate every step including prepping your furniture.  You will learn paint layering and glazing, and see us use one of our very special metallic paints as well as texture!

This Vintage Glam Finish will remain on the Facebook Group until July 31 where you can watch it as many times as you would like.

Please see the before photos of the white table below and the finished piece.

Price is $49 plus tax

 

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Painting Zoey - Facebook Class
Jul
23
to Dec 31

Painting Zoey - Facebook Class

Learn to create this beautiful Bohemian finish!

This Class is available on Facebook in our private Group, called Painting Zoey.  Once you enroll, you will be added to this group and you can replay our instructional video many times.

You will receive written step by step instructions and a supply list.  If you want to paint along you can purchase the items on the supply list from us or your local Paint Couture Retailer.

You will learn:

  • Furniture prep
  • Painting and layering
  • A special technique!
  • Glazing with multiple colors
  • Gilding

This was a Facebook Live Class, so you will hear us answering questions from students on line.  You will be watching the replay.  You can type in questions and we will get back to you with the answers.  This is a very fun and creative class, enjoy!

Class Fee $49 plus tax 

Click the button below to purchase this class

See the photos below to see before (the cream color) and after

 

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Faux Antique Mirror Paint Class
Sep
8
10:00 AM10:00

Faux Antique Mirror Paint Class

SOLD OUT Come enjoy a class teaching you how to transform a 2’ x 2’ vintage window into an antique mirror!  In this class you will be provided with all the techniques and products needed to make a timeless piece to enjoy for many years to come.  Details about this class and what is included in the price….

·      Each student will choose a fully cleaned and prepped vintage window

·      Each student will receive a 6 oz. spray can of Krylon Looking Glass Spray Paint

·      3 Hours of step-by-step instruction and assistance learning how to create an antique mirror, paint, glaze, and distress

·      Wide variety of paint and glaze color choices - all paints included

Class fee:  $79

Your payment in full on our website secures your space for class. Space is limited and there are no refunds or exchanges.  We look forward to a great class!  Happy Painting!   

See the before and after below!

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Tray Class - Private Group
Jul
27
9:30 AM09:30

Tray Class - Private Group

Please note this class is for a private group

Create this 18” rustic but elegant serving tray in class.  So many painting techniques will spark your creativity for other projects.  Here are just a few things you will do:

  • Use a combination of glazes as a stain
  • Stencil with many color choices and stencil choices
  • Learn how to layer a flat surface to give depth by combining different products
  • Several handle styles to choose from
  • Apply gilding waxes for a metallic enhancement

Class fee: $69 plus tax

No refunds or exchanges

Please register by Friday, July 20

 

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Textured Metallic Art Panel Class
Apr
12
6:00 PM18:00

Textured Metallic Art Panel Class

Bring a bottle of wine or favorite beverage and a friend to this class and create a fabulous art panel to hang on your walls.  We will guide you step-by-step to create layers of paint and metallic textures on a high quality hardboard art panel.  You will learn how to wrap your paint around the sides as shown in the photos  below.  

The art panel measures 18" x 24" and is 1  3/4" deep. 

Class Fee: $95 per person  (plus tax NC residents only)

We will provide water, coffee, and chocolates and of course fun!  Please join us!

 

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Wall Finishes Class - Private Group - SOLD OUT
Mar
20
8:30 AM08:30

Wall Finishes Class - Private Group - SOLD OUT

This Class is for a Private Group*.

Create 6 beautiful finishes for your walls or for art! These finishes were specifically requested by your group.  You will be learning how to apply various textures using a trowel and other tools.  

You will be using these wonderful products from Golden Lifestyle Finishes:

  • Glass Beads
  • Metallic Texture
  • Metallic Paint
  • Adobe Texture
  • Stucco Texture
  • Glazing Medium

We will guide you through every step on these finishes.  

This class requires a Plastic Trowel and it is included in the price of this class.  

Class Fee: $184 (includes the Trowel) plus tax if living in North Carolina

*If your group would like a private class please call us at 704-523-3402

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Furniture Painting Class  - Live on Facebook - "Painting Zoey"
Feb
25
2:00 PM14:00

Furniture Painting Class - Live on Facebook - "Painting Zoey"

Interested in Painting Furniture?

Register to take a private, step by step paint class through Facebook Live from your home, office or mobile device wherever you are at the time!  Join Micki Coles the owner of Paint Couture and Suzie Freitag for this Live Facebook Class!

When you enroll we will add you to a Private Facebook Group where you will have access to this painting demonstration video.  It is designed so that you can go back and rewatch the video many times to learn the tips and techniques on this piece.  You will have access to this private Facebook group for 30 days.  You will also be emailed complete step by step instructions and a list of products we used to paint Zoey.  

Micki and Suzie will be teaching in real time and be able to answer your questions.  We will share our product knowledge, tips and techniques for this finish on this dresser we call Zoey.

Class fee $49.00 plus tax

Deadline to register in Sunday Feb 25 at 12:00 noon

Please note you must be on Facebook to see this class

As a bonus, you will be entered into a drawing at the end of class to win a free 8oz. jar of paint and a Zibra brush!

Here are some reasons you should sign up for this class:

  • The class will be fun and interactive and you will have your questions answered as Micki & Suzie teach
  • You will receive written instructions of what you learned in class emailed to you
  • You will be inspired to try new things with the tips and techniques Micki & Suzie share
  • You will learn about color blending and product layering
  • You will receive information on where you can buy these fabulous products
  • You will entered in a drawing to win a sample of Paint Couture and a Zibra paint brush

The picture of the off-white dresser below is the before picture of Zoey.  We will be painting her with layers of products and you can see our sample finishes on the right in the photos below.

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Pallet Wood Box Class - February
Feb
13
10:00 AM10:00

Pallet Wood Box Class - February

A fun, interactive 2 ½ hour class to learn many painting techniques!  You’ll take home a 16 x 3.5 finished pallet wood box that can be used for so many things!  This cute box can have so many uses in your home - a faux flower or moss ball box, a make-up brush holder, a wash cloth or hand towel basin for a bathroom, or anything you can come up with! The most important thing….what will you do and learn in this paint class:

·       Learn how to use our Glaze Couture as a stain

·       Paint and glaze the outside of the box

·       Stencil with Texture

·       Dry brush with metallic paint

We will offer 2 class dates for this class:

Dates:  Tuesday, January 30, 2018 (Register by Friday, 1/26)

           Tuesday, February 13, 2018 (Register by Friday 2/9)

Class fee: $29 plus tax

 

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Vintage Book Class
Feb
8
11:00 AM11:00

Vintage Book Class

This Vintage Book Class is Exclusively for The Carolina Women's Club/Home & Garden Club Members

See below the details on this fun Paint Class creating a Vintage Book Bundle guided by instructors with Paint Couture

  • Receive 2 books to paint
  • Select from several paint colors and book styles 
  • Have fun painting, glazing and using textures
  • Learn how to bundle your books together to make a lovely home decor accent

Class fee $39 plus tax

Please register and pay for your class by Monday February 3, 2018

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Tray Class
Feb
3
10:00 AM10:00

Tray Class

Create this 18" rustic but elegant serving tray in class.  So many painting techniques will spark your creativity for other projects.  Here are just a few things you will do:

  • Use a combination of glazes as a stain
  • Stencil with many color choices and stencil choices
  • Learn how to layer a flat surface to give depth by combining different products
  • Apply gilding waxes for a metallic enhancement

Class fee: $59 plus tax

Please register by Thursday, February 1, 2018

 

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Pallet Wood Box Class
Jan
30
10:00 AM10:00

Pallet Wood Box Class

A fun, interactive 2 ½ hour class to learn many painting techniques!  You’ll take home a 16 x 3.5 finished pallet wood box that can be used for so many things!  This cute box can have so many uses in your home - a faux flower or moss ball box, a make-up brush holder, a wash cloth or hand towel basin for a bathroom, or anything you can come up with! The most important thing….what will you do and learn in this paint class:

·       Learn how to use our Glaze Couture as a stain

·       Paint and glaze the outside of the box

·       Stencil with Texture

·       Dry brush with metallic paint

We will offer 2 class dates for this class:

Dates:  Tuesday, January 30, 2018 (Register by Friday, 1/26)

            Tuesday, February 13, 2018 (Register by Friday 2/9)

Class Fee: $29 plus tax

 

     

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Farmhouse Christmas Sign Class
Dec
2
2:00 PM14:00

Farmhouse Christmas Sign Class

'Tis the season to create this 16 x 20 farmhouse sign!  Choose from 2 different designs - the red truck or the snowy trees.  Using our glazes as a stain for the frame and our paint to transfer the image you choose onto wood, these signs will look amazing the whole holiday season.  Limited spaces available on a first come first serve basis.  You will get everything you need in class, including coffee, water and snacks!  Just come ready to paint and have fun learning great techniques while creating this beautiful item to take home!

Cost:  $75 plus tax

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Frame and Mason Jar Clas
Nov
30
10:00 AM10:00

Frame and Mason Jar Clas

Looking for a holiday gift for a special person?  Come Take our frame and mason jar class.  Not only will you learn great painting techniques but you will have 2 beautiful gifts to give for the holidays (if you can part with them)!  You will paint, wet distress and glaze a 5 x 7 picture frame, plus paint, dry brush and accent a Mason jar.  Everything you need will be provided in class including coffee, water and snacks!  Feel free to bring a lunch if desired.  Just come ready to paint and have fun learning techniques while creating beautiful items to take home!

Cost:  $59 plus tax

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Vintage Book Paint Class
Nov
28
10:00 AM10:00

Vintage Book Paint Class

Create set of 2 Vintage Books in this fun paint class!  As shown, you will have choices in creating your bundle of books including a holiday option or an every day option.  You will learn how to use acrylic paint, stencil with texture, glaze and also use metallic paints!  

These make great gifts and lovely home decor accents.  We will provided everything you need in this class, including coffee, water and snacks.  Please feel free to bring your lunch if desired.

Come ready to paint and have fun learning new techniques.  Your payment reserves your spot.

$49 plus tax

 

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Modern Neutrals
Oct
28
9:00 AM09:00

Modern Neutrals

Join us for this 1 day class creating decorative finishes for walls, accent walls or art panels.  Learn how to use textured wall paint and glazes.  You will make 5 samples.

Learn how to apply glass beads, metallic texture, glazes, metallic paint and new products such as Fresco Texture and Stucco Texture.  Complete written instructions included for each of the 5 samples shown.

You will need to bring the following tools:  
- Plastic trowel
- Small or medium stainless steel trowel
- Japan scrapers
- Chip brushes
- Favorite paint brushes, including a 2" brush
- Roll of 2" Blue Painters Tape
- 5 skirt/pant hangers with clips.

We sell all the tools you need and you can purchase them online or at our studio.

Your instructors:  Robin Puckett - muralist and decorative painter - owner of Creative Brushworks.  Micki Coles - co-owner of Great Walls Supply.

Bring your own lunch.  We provide coffee, sodas and water.

Great Walls Supply Studio in Charlotte, NC.  Please arrive by 8:45 am.

$149 plus tax

Class Registration Policy: Class fee is due at the time of registration. Cancellations are refundable on or before October 21st (less a 25% processing fee). For cancellations after October 21st the registration fee is non-refundable. Great Walls Supply reserves the right to change and/or cancel classes, and if so will issue a full refund to the student.. 

Registering for this class constitutes your agreement to this policy.

Hotel suggestions:  
La Quinta Inn & Suites - 4900 S. Tryon Street - Charlotte, NC 28217 - 704-523-5599
Courtyard by Marriott - 321 W. Woodlawn Road - Charlotte, NC 28217 - 704-945-6800

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Vintage Book Class
Oct
22
1:00 PM13:00

Vintage Book Class

Learn how to paint and embellish 2 beautiful Vintage Books in this class.  Keep them for yourself or give them as gifts!  They look wonderful bundled together and displayed on a shelf or dresser.  You will have color and style choices.  Learn to use textures, metallic paints and glazes from The Couture Collection.  Many of the techniques you learn can be translated into painting furniture.

Books and all materials included.  Coffee, water & chocolates provided for your enjoyment!

$49 plus tax

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