Painting Business Class
is a condensed and easy to understand faux finishing business class
which will teach you how to paint, price, and sell faux finishing with
success as a business! If
you are starting a faux finishing business or improving existing
this course is for you! Hundreds of businesses have been established or
improved by our class!
1- Basic Faux Finishing
basic faux finishing techniques which are the foundation of the
finishing business: blending, colorwashing, layering, and
painting stunning finishes including leather, parchment, stone
cracks, and other finishing effects. Extensive instruction on mixing
the faux finishing glazes with any brand of paint and
Painting & Preps Made Easy".
2- Advanced Faux Painting Using
the same techniques to create realistic faux finishes for your
Carrara, and Granite marble, graining Burlwood, Bird's Eye Maple,
block painting, inlays and more. Learn to analyze in layers,
you to paint any faux finish that you will be faced with.
3- Faux Business Design &
Faux Finishing Business $$$
mixing, and matching, selecting the proper value, color and faux
creating mock-ups, identifying given settings, elements and more are
in the "design" portion of the class. A faux finishing scenario
is given to each student and they paint a faux finish design sample for
a mock project with help from the instructor. Students also
an itemized list of services and prices on a contract.
understand but everything you need to know: the business of decorative
painting. Specifically for establishing a new or revising an
faux finishing business. Topics
include registering the business, liability and disability insurance,
faux business inventory, naming the faux finishing business, where and
how to advertise your faux business, website pro and cons, buying
materials with business discounts, quarterly and annual taxes,
and how they work for the faux finishing business, pricing all faux
services, unintimidating contracts that protect the faux business,
business costs, merchant accounts, printed materials for your business,
expanding areas for increased income, business vehicles, portfolios,
business marketing, working with designers, paying commissions, selling
clients on faux finishing projects, settling business disputes, care of
a faux finishing project, collecting payment and more.
This is vital
business information pertaining specifically to the business of
painting and faux finishing.
/ Skill Level: None. Every learning level,
homeowners, hobbyists, college students, painting contractors, to
decorative artists and existing faux businesses.
15 samples with multiple effects, 14" x 22" in size
Class Size: maximum
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily
Lunch, drinks, samples, use of tools & materials, class notes with
step-by-step instruction and color references.
$1200 ($400 deposit)
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special faux finishing
tools, or materials
before or after the
You can use any
of paint after the class!