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    Restoration Hardware Painted Furniture Finishes

    Are you a savvy shopper who knows the value of a good deal? This workshop will show you how to make your own furniture look like expensive and elegant Restoration Hardware furniture -- for a fraction of the cost! Under the instruction of an experienced professional, you'll learn how to use specific paints, glazes, and topcoats to replicate five different Restoration Hardware furniture finishes: Reclaimed Oak, Zinc, Antiqued Black, Antique White (Taupe or Graphite), and Antiqued Coffee. You'll even have the chance to practice your skills on a complimentary reclaimed cabinet door, which you can then take home as a guide for your own projects! And don't worry, you can brag about your handiwork and faux-expensive creations--, we promise your DIY secret will be safe with us!
    Restoration Hardware Painted Furniture Finishes

    1419 Park St, Alameda

    • Get the tips and tricks to replicate five different finishes inspired by expensive Restoration Hardware furniture, including antique and distressing techniques
    • Enjoy learning from an experienced professional in a fun, supportive studio environment
    • Take your new skills home to start easily transforming your own furniture into envy-worthy pieces
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    Blacksmithing Basics: (Full Day)

    Pretty sure you missed your calling as a burly blacksmith type? It's never too late to hammer things out! During this day-long introduction to the art of blacksmithing, you'll train in fundamental techniques with an experienced artisan, getting hands-on, practical experience at the forge. Tapering, drawing, scrolling, twisting, and splitting are just a few of the metalworking skills you become familiar with. You'll also learn forge etiquette, safety, and proper stance and hammer work, while starting with a classic S-hook project, and advancing from there. Fired up yet? Note: All necessary equipment provided.
    Blacksmithing Basics: (Full Day)

    3049 Adeline St, Berkeley

    • Pick up some introductory blacksmithing skills during a day-long class
    • Work at the forge as you learn various metalworking and hammering techniques
    • Learn about safety concerns and proper etiquette around the forge
    • Take the first steps towards mastering a fascinating craft that will set you apart
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    Candlemaking

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    Candles are dainty, elegant ways to spruce up any home! Instead of spending tons of money buying candles from that posh furniture store down the street, why not make your own? This class will start with the basics and teach you how to create a professional looking candle. Customize your color and design, as well as try different fragrances and waxes. Throughout the class you'll learn about molds, wicks, and scents -- three components necessary in the process of candle creation. You'll even discuss candle safety! At the end of the class, you will have made a fragrant soy container candle, gel candle and pillar candle. Brighten your home and add a great fragrance to any room.
    Candlemaking

    897 Independence Ave, Mountain View

    • Learn to create beautiful candles in a fun introductory class
    • Choose your own colors and designs for your candle
    • Try different fragrances and waxes to find your favorites
    • Take home your candle and proudly display it in your home
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    1 positive reviews
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    Pottery Workshop

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    Not all pottery classes are all they're cracked up to be...but this one is the real deal! In this all-skill-levels class, you'll be taught how to make beautiful, handcrafted pieces using an authentic pottery wheel. Adding to the appeal, you'll work in a small class setting of no more than six fellow students, meaning you'll get lots of personalized attention tailored to your skill level to really hone your craft. In less words, this is a perfect way to learn the fundamentals of this soothing, creative outlet! It's gonna be 'wheel' fun!
    Pottery Workshop

    7523 Fairmount Ave, El Cerrito

    • Learn to work a pottery wheel like a pro and create beautiful, handcrafted clay pieces
    • Get individualized attention from a professional teacher in an intimate studio setting
    • Enjoy crafting complete creations from mounds of clay, with the option to possibly take them home later
    • Feel the joy of spinning and shaping cool, wet clay to bring your creative vision to life
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    12 positive reviews
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    Terrarium Class

    Hanging globe terrariums are a very popular decoration right now, but you don't just want to buy one, you want to make your own! In this class you will learn all about the ins and outs of creating a terrarium."¨"¨ You will acquire useful knowledge about succulent plants including care for, maintenance, propagation and transplanting. Then you will plant a 5" hanging globe terrarium utilizing an array of 2" plants that you will get to choose from. You will decorate using a huge variety of mosses, pebbles, sands, and tumbled glass. Don't be afraid to get a little dirty in this hands on class!
    Terrarium Class

    402 Cortland Ave, Bernal heights, San Francisco

    • Learn all about terrariums, the ins and outs of creating them, and then create your own
    • Become versed about succulent plants including care, maintenance, propagation, and transplanting
    • Get your hands dirty as you plant a 5" hanging globe terrarium of your own
    • Understand new tools and techniques, so you can make your own vertical garden wherever you want
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    Clay and Coffee Play

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    Start your weekend off right with a hot cup of coffee and a cool hunk of clay. Enjoy the cup in your hand while you learn to make a new one. You'll learn basic throwing techniques as you craft your own personal coffee mug on the potter's wheel. Or, if you'd prefer, you can make one from a slab. Come unleash your creativity in this fun, laid back class. The mesmerizing practice of sculpting is a great escape from the daily grind, and the fresh ground pot of coffee doesn't hurt either.
    Clay and Coffee Play

    1045 Sutter St, San Francisco

    • Learn the fun, relaxing fundamentals of throwing on the potter's wheel
    • Craft your own coffee mug as you enjoy a freshly brewed cup yourself
    • Forget the week's stresses as you learn new creative skills
    • Enjoy a fun, relaxing way to start off the weekend
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    11 positive reviews
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    Vertical Gardening DIY

    Do you want to take your gardening to new heights? In this hands-on class you will learn all about vertical gardening products and then make a do-it-yourself vertical succulent garden. Get ready to get your hands dirty as you arrange your materials and succulents to create an impressive, unique structure under the guidance of an experienced gardener. You'll learn new skills you can apply to your gardening for years to come. Learn to see the entire world as one big planter waiting to happen, whether horizontal or vertical.
    Vertical Gardening DIY

    402 Cortland Ave, Bernal heights, San Francisco

    • Practice making a vertical succulent garden under the guidance of an experienced gardener and teacher
    • Learn all about various vertical gardening products you can use, so you can make a unique vertical garden you love to show off
    • Get your hands dirty as you work to arrange your materials into an impressive creation
    • Understand new tools and techniques, so you can make your own vertical garden wherever you want
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    Metalsmithing 101 - Beginners Workshop

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    This 3 hour introductory workshop is the perfect place to begin your journey into the world of metalsmithing. With the help of a professional artist, you'll learn the technical and creative concepts behind making beautiful metal jewelry. Solder metals and see how heat and force impact your creation. Discover new design ideas and begin to develop some of your own. Feel the creative energy radiate around you as you take your class at Hunters Point Shipyard Artists, the largest artists colony in the country. What better environment is there to bring your inner artist to life?
    Metalsmithing 101 - Beginners Workshop

    379 Hunters Point Blvd, San Francisco

    • Learn to manipulate metals into beautiful works of wearable art
    • Try your hand at soldering as you play with various design concepts
    • Experience a timeless art in the largest artists colony in the country
    • Build foundational skills to perfect your jewelry making technique
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    1 positive reviews
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    Painted Furniture Finishes

    With this introductory furniture painting class, you'll stop asking "D.I.-why?", and start saying "D.I.-oh my!" In this hands-on workshop, you'll learn how to skillfully use a variety of paints and techniques to create at least four unique and beautiful furniture finishes. With the help of an experienced professional, you'll learn insider tips and tricks into the simple processes involved in making your furniture look amazing. The best part? You can be as messy of an artist as you want without having to clean up the studio or bring any supplies yourself. What are you waiting for? Sign up today!
    Painted Furniture Finishes

    1419 Park St, Alameda

    • Learn the skills to easily create a variety of beautiful effects on furniture and decorations
    • Gain insider tips and tricks on just how "user friendly"General Finishes Milk Paint can be
    • Enjoy learning from an experienced professional in a fun, supportive studio environment with provided snacks and drinks
    • Take your new skills home to start easily transforming your own furniture into envy-worthy pieces
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    Patina & Rust Workshop

    We all know that fine wine gets better with age, but this workshop will show you why the same is true for furniture -- and how to replicate that incredible aged look! In just 6 hours, you'll learn how to skillfully use copper, bronze, iron, and rust paints and patinas, as well as stencils and textures, to make give new pieces that uniquely beautiful, vintage look. You'll also get the chance to test out these new skills by creating your own weathered 5-letter word sign, which you can proudly display in your own home or give as a one-of-a-kind gift. This is the only class of its kind in the San Francisco Bay Area-- so if you're interested, come check it out!
    Patina & Rust Workshop

    1419 Park St, Alameda

    • Learn the skills to easily create beautiful, weathered effects on furniture and decorations
    • Gain insider tips and tricks on using copper and bronze paints and patinas as you create your own one-of-a-kind five-letter sign
    • Enjoy learning from an experienced professional in a fun, supportive studio environment
    • Take your new skills home to start easily transforming your own furniture into envy-worthy pieces
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