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Welcome to Home Office Chic

We hope you enjoy browsing our website, seeing who we are and the wonderful projects we have been working on. If you have any questions do not hesitate to get in touch.

Feel free to pop in for a coffee any time.

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Monday - Friday: 10:00 - 17:00 Studio 3, Silks Yard, Church Hill, Horsell, Woking, Surrey, GU21 4QE 07384 704 678 info@homeofficechic.co.uk

Workshops

Workshops are a great way to have some fun by joining a small group ( max 3-4 people) and learning new skills along the way! All our workshops include refreshments and yummy cake!

NB – COVID UPDATE – since restarting workshops I am offering them with a max of 2 people 2 metres apart to accommodate social distancing.

Below is a list of the current workshops with dates and prices

To book or discuss further please call on 07384 704678 .

One to ones are always available with a flexible date and agenda to suit you! They are £150 for the day.

Contact me for further details or you can also see Events on :facebook.com/homeofficechic/events

 

3 happy ladies on the Full day Intro

 

Introduction: UPCYCLE YOUR FURNITURE WITH FRENCHIC PAINT

 

Full Day – £90

 

Ever wanted to transform your furniture but need to know how? Come along to the studio workshop in Horsell, Woking and learn how to upcycle your own furniture by painting it with Frenchic® Paint in a warm and friendly atmosphere.

You’ll will learn all about prep, painting and different wax as well as Finishing coat. As its a full day we will sometimes have time to try stencilling to enable you to use your new found skills on a piece of furniture.

This will give you the confidence to create a variety of looks on your projects at home too.

Bring along something to transform (no bigger than a bedside table/ small coffee or wine table) and if it’s a shiny piece, call me and we can discuss what prep may be needed before arrival.

The workshop runs for 5.5 hours. The group will have a maximum of 2 people since the COVID outbreak. Maybe you have a friend who would like to join with you?

There WILL be cake and refreshments too! Or a glass of Prosecco if you prefer. Please advise if you have special dietary requirements.

You will also receive 10% off all products on the day

A non-refundable deposit of 50% is required as a minimum to secure a place

Available dates: Times are 10.30 – 16.00

 

 

  • June : 21 and 30 10.30am – 1600 FULLY BOOKED
  •  July: 21st 10.30am – 1600 FULLY BOOKED
  • Aug: Sun 2nd 10.30am – 1600 1 PLACE LEFT, Sun 23rd FULL
  • Sept: Weds 2nd 2 PLACES available, Sun 20th FULL, Tues 29th FULL
  • Oct:Sun 4th 2 PLACES available, Tues 13th 2 PLACES available, Sun 25th 2 PLACES available
  • November cancelled due to Lockdown
  • Dec: Thurs 17th  2 Places available
  • Jan 2021: Fri 8th, Sun 24th 2 places available
  • Feb : Sun 7th, Tues 23rd 2 places available

COME ALONG AND MAKE PERSONALISED XMAS GIFTS

2.5 hrs – £ Variable depending on item chosen

 

    

Are you considering what to buy your loved one this Christmas or looking to make something more personal?

This workshop aims to get your confidence going with a friendly, fun and informal group. You’ll learn about the different paints, as well as an introduction to Decoupage or stencilling  … whatever is needed to achieve a great gift !

The group will have a maximum of 2 people and we will have a choice of 3 items you can work on:

  1. Beer/ Bottle Carrier – upcycle a wooden bottle carrier for the one you love. Personalise with stencil, paint and maybe a little decoupage to make a great gift for Christmas. Price includes tuition, Solid wooden bottle carrier with bottle opener, all materials (including crackle or metallic) . Refreshments including Prosecco or tea and cake of course! 2.5 hrs £60
  1. Wooden Planter– a Christmas gift? or for your own Christmas table… come along and decorate a planter. These pretty wooden planters can be decorated with paint, decoupage, or a stencil- the choice is yours. We then plant up the planter with a selection of Christmas plants. . Price includes tuition, wooden planter, paint, all materials (including crackle or metallic) . Refreshments including Prosecco or tea and cake of course! £65 2.5 hours
  1. Bird House Brilliance – Spend time personalising a wooden birdhouse with Frenchic Paint and learn to also use a stencil or decoupage to enhance it. Price includes tuition, wooden bird house, paint, all materials (including crackle or metallic) . Refreshments including Prosecco or tea and cake of course! £60 2.5 hours

Just let me know when you contact me which item you wish to work on. 

 

 

DECOUPAGE A BOX OR FLOWERPOT WORKSHOP

decoupage workshop

2.5 hrs – £55

Are you new to Frenchic Paint and Decoupage?

This workshop aims to get your confidence going with a friendly, fun and informal group. You’ll learn about the different paints, as well as an introduction to Decoupage …

The group will have a maximum of 3 people and we will cover:

 

  • Paints – time for you to play with the paint and see how lovely it is!
  • Decoupage – looking at the different ways of decoupage and having fun with a supplied flowerpot or a box where you can choose your napkin design to decoupage onto the pot… or bring napkins/ wallpaper you have already found and want to use. It’s your choice.

Price for this 2.5 hour workshop includes: all Frenchic ® paint , decoupage materials and access to brushes.

There WILL be cake and refreshments too! Please advise if you have special dietary requirements.

You will also get 10% off all products on the day. A non- refundable deposit of 50% is needed to secure your place.

 

Available dates:

 

  • Sept Fri 4th 10 – 12.30am 2 PLACES available, Sat 26th 1400 – 16.30 FULL
  • Oct Sat 10th 1400 – 16.30 2 PLACES available, Tues 20th 10 – 12.30am 2 PLACES available
  • Dec  Sat 5th 1400- 1600
  • Jan (2021) Thurs 14th 10 – 12.30am, Sat 30th 1400-1630
  • Feb Thurs 4th 10 – 12.30am, Sat 13h 1400- 16.30pm

 

FURTHER TECHNIQUES USING FRENCHIC

 

Bring a piece to Paint – 3.5 hrs – £65

This is a fun half day workshop held in the studio in Horsell, Woking where you can further your Frenchic product and technique knowledge – great for those who have completed beginner stage and ready to take on new ways and the confidence to transform furniture with a variety of looks.

 

We will be learning about :

 

  • Distressing
  • Crackling
  • Frensheen Metallic
  • Stencilling

The workshop runs for 3.5 hours. The group will have a maximum of 2 people since COVID . Maybe book with a friend?

Price includes all Frenchic ® paint/products used and access to brushes / finishes.

There WILL be cake and refreshments too! Please advise if you have special dietary requirements. If you fancy it bring a few friends and Prosecco can be arranged too! Just let me know.

You will also get 10% off all products on the day.

A non- refundable deposit of 50% is needed to secure your place or you can pay in full.

 

Available dates: unavailable currently