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Sarasota School of Faux & Archtectural Finishing, Licensed Faux Effects Training & Distribution Studio
Donna Phelps, Sarasota School of Faux & Architectural Finishing
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 Double Down Designs - Sarasota - Licensure Workshop! 

Double Down Designs - Sarasota
Accelerated Designer Walls 1
Gary Lord and Donna Phelps
November 17-18, 2014
Class Fee: $625
Instructors: Gary Lord & Donna Phelps

Gary Lord and Donna Phelps once again combine their skills and knowledge to bring you a unique two day workshop In Sarasota. This design, product, and accessory material focused curriculum offers experienced finishers the opportunity to learn exciting new portfolio builders. Newbies will receive licensure in Faux Effects Gold and Silver Label product use. This workshop will take the student through finishing methods of application for core group Gold and Silver Label Products as well as new SetCoat Metallics in Matte and Satin Sheens, Luna, Rs Sandstone Flake, Fe's newest product NuVilla and hot off the press, NuVilla Metallics, and!

Enhance your skills in this workshop by learning new ways to utilize Faux Effects products that make finishing effects easier to control with dramatically decorative results. Training in basecoat selection, gilding, metallic and non-metallic color glazing, activation for embedded pattern and color, decorative applications of some of FE's most popular plasters, glittered, floated color, and shimmering metallic stenciling effects, metallic plasters, staining, and topcoating round out the workshop. Your stenciled finishes will feature some of the latest designs from Gary and Donna allowing you to create fresh new finishes unseen in today's market!

This special event, two instructor-two day format will give you the edge for success - updating your portfolio and positioning you as an industry leader - taking your designers and clients with you! This is truly a unique opportunity to learn fabulous finishes and to become licensed to purchase and install these wonderful products.

***Wow, just took stock of the range of finishes planned for this class! We are covering organic's by way of distressed wood, stone, croc, and animal skin, modern's by way of new contemporary patterns, matte finishing products and bling, metallic's by way of glitter, leaf, metallic paints and plasters, tradtional's by way of damask patterns, glazing, spattering and gilding, textures, dimensional's, and smooth to the touch finishes! Plus cross-overs galore that truly meet the current marketing trends and needs of professional finishers today! This class represents the best of what a two day class with two instructors with different approaches to finishing can offer you! Why don't you plan to join us?!

Workshop finishes vary. Finishes may not be taught in exact colorizations shown.  

Call 1-888-454-3289 to register, 50% deposit required to register due in advance with Balance due 7 days prior to workshop start date. Workshop hours 9:30 to 5:30. All supplies furnished, students will be required to bring some professional tools. Airfare and accommodations not included.*Sarasota School of Faux & Architectural Finishing does not make any warranty or representation that the finishes, products or results advertised will meet your individual requirements or expectations. Every effort is made to conduct all Sarasota School of Faux & Architectural Finishing Workshops as advertised; however, the products and finishes taught may vary. Copyright© 2014, Sarasota School of Faux & Architectural Finishing. All Rights Reserved. The reproduction of any part of this website without Sarasota School of Faux & Architectural Finishing express written permission is strictly prohibited. 




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Sarasota School of Faux & Architectural Finishing
5122 Summerwood Court (by appt, see below)
Sarasota, FL 34233
Phone: 941-921-6181 or 888-454-FAUX (3289)

(Please call 941-524-7839 to place your order or to schedule a pickup appointment)

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