Dates For Your Diary!

Delighted to be taking part in these brilliant Design Fairs this year:

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Please join me at the above Contemporary Design Fairs and shop my new collections – Soy Wax Scented Candles, Textiles, Print, Illustration and Books:

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See you there!

Tracey X

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Trend May Fayre

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Our next special event will be on Sunday 7th May at the May Fayre, hosted by Trend Magazine at the Doubletree by Hilton Treetops Hotel Aberdeen.  We’ll be taking our pop-up shop with the full range of Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint and Products, Aberdeen inspired illustrated Silk and Chiffon Scarves, Limited Edition Framed and Unframed Prints, Stationery, Small Hand Painted and Stencilled pieces of Furniture and our brand new collection of Soy Wax Scented Candles hand poured in small batches by us!!!!!

We are so excited to show you our expanding range of goodies! Hope to see you there!

Tracey X

 

 

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Furniture Painting Workshops

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Attend one of our Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint Workshops at our Aberdeen Studio.

We regularly run workshops for all levels of ability so whether you are completely new to furniture painting or a seasoned up cycler looking for inspiration we’ll have something for you.  Our workshops are fully demonstrated and all materials and refreshments are supplied.

Introduction to Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint Part 1

Transform your tired old furniture with a little paint and some insider tips and tricks! Learn creative painting techniques and finishes using Milk Paint.  In this introductory class you will learn step-by-step how to mix and apply Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint to achieve the perfectly finished or distressed look.  Whether its the shabby chic look or the smooth and sleek look you want to achieve, you will leave the class with the confidence and know how to tackle any piece of furniture you have at home!

2hrs £35 per person

Advanced Creative Painting and Finishing Techniques Part 2

Continue to explore the wonderful paint effects and finishes you can achieve using Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint.  In this advanced class we will explore using colour more in depth, layering colours, mixing bespoke colours, different distressing techniques using wax and oils and the correct finishes for your projects.

2hrs £35 per person

Creative Painting and Finishing Techniques

Bring your own small project and learn how to prepare for painting in the finish of your choice whether it be shabby chic or smooth and sleek!

2hrs £35 per person

All workshop participants receive a 10% off Voucher for Paint & Products to use on the day and 10% off future Workshops.

Book through our eventbrite page http://ClaremontStudioWorkshops.eventbrite.com

or contact us directly to discuss dates.

BESPOKE WORKSHOPS

We can arrange a bespoke furniture painting workshop for you and your friends! Get creative with paint, learn some new skills and have lots of fun in the process, either in the comfort of your own home or a suitable venue. Participants receive a 10% off Voucher for Paint & Products to use on the day and 10% off future Workshops.

HOSTING

Host a Workshop from your own home! Host receives 20% Off and guests 10% Off Paint & Products on the day and 10% Off future Workshops.

We supply everything that is needed to show you how to mix and apply Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint and through step by step instruction guide you through some creative painting and finishing techniques! You will pick up some handy tips and tricks to make your painted furniture really look authentic to then go home and tackle with confidence your own furniture painting projects.

All materials supplied. Full instruction given. Suitable for complete beginners and seasoned up-cyclers! All you need to bring is an apron and your smile!

For more details and to book email Tracey with details of the venue, how many people will be attending and proposed date. Full payment required in advance. Minimum of 6 people.

Email claremontgallery@aol.co.uk

Last Fairs of the Season!

This weekend our Christmas Shop will be popping up not once but twice!

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On Saturday we’ll be at the lovely Glen Garioch Distillery in Oldmeldrum joining some other fab artists and makers. There’ll be whisky tasting, hot toddies and live music from the Lorelei all in the beautiful Malt Barns – 10am-4pm!

On Sunday we are joining the Etsy Aberdeen Team for the Aberdeen Etsy Made Local Christmas Market at The Foyer, 83A Crown Street, Aberdeen. 10am-4pm!

 

 

This is the last of the Fairs for us for the season but you can still order from our two online shops:
http://www.claremontstudio.bigcartel.com
AND
http://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/ClaremontStudio

Shops Closed from 15th December for the holidays!

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Painted Pumpkins!

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Looking for some pumpkin decorating inspiration? These mini white pumpkins have been painted with MMS Milk Paint mixed with bonding agent and finished with white wax.

Full instructions here: http://pin.it/h-HI7Z1

Sample sizes of Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint and everything else you need to complete this project are available from my shop:

http://www.claremontstudio.bigcartel.com

Happy Painting!