General Class Info

Registration: call 604-536- 6233: payment due at registration to guarantee your spot.

Free Parking is available behind the shop and on Kent Street right beside La Baia Restaurant (don't park on the east side of Kent - you'll get a ticket!)

Drop-in Sunday and now thursdays!! : 10 - 4:30

Bring in a small piece like a tray, a small table etc, that has been cleaned with TSP or our Cottage Paint cleaner. Buy a colour or two and the top coat of your choice and we'll get it done. Cost: $20

small table

Faux Leather Chair

Turn an old fabric chair into a classic leather club chair. You find the chair and we'll transform it! Class fee is $45 and includes all materials and a special coffee!
DATE: September 16(Saturday) from 10 - 4:30 OR a NEW DATE: Saturday Sept 9, 10 - 4:30



This is a fun class for anyone wanting to try mixed media. Can be done on any sized canvas - mine is 40 x 30. Uses Cottage Paint texture paste, decoupage, image transfer and glazing. Beginner - Advanced level. Bring your own canvas. Saturday, Sept 30, 10 - 4. Class fee: $40 materials included (except canvas).


Learn how to achieve an authentic vintage patina using several distressing techniques: glazing, saltwash, wax resist, layering and more layering, dry-brushing, sanding and more! Three day workshop: Oct 6,7,8 (Fri - Sunday). Lunch and special coffees included. Bring your own special piece - one that is worthy of 3 days of hard work- and we'll make it look like it just came out of a castle somewhere in France! Class Fee: $350 - all paint and products included.





Previous classes available in drop-ins:

Any of the following projects may be completed on a Sunday or Thursday of your choice. Make sure you specify which one(s) you'd like to do when you register to ensure that the materials are on hand.

Image Transfered books

Find some old hard-cover books at the thrift store and we'll paint them white and then decorate with image transfers, stamps and ribbon. Such a pretty decorating item!

Rustic small Signs

Painted on rough pine boards. Added image transfers and stamping. You choose the saying but give me at least a week to prepare the image for you. Boards are $5.

White Rock Street Sign

Image transfer on 20 x 24 inch rough pine boards

Canvas Floor Cloths

2ft x 3ft heavy duty canvas will last for years! Your choice of 3 different designs: Birds, Bees or the Whale

More Canvas Floor Cloths