Dark Horse University

Fusion Mineral Paint Workshops

We offer a variety of courses on a rotating basis.  Here is a sampling of what is coming up, but check back often as courses are always being added.

April Workshops
  • Fusion Mineral Paint Basic 101 Workshop  (no experience necessary) $70
    Paint your own piece. We will walk you thru the simple steps of using Fusion paint and show you how easy it is to use. Please bring a small piece of wooden furniture to work on. This price includes a full pint of paint!
    Saturday May 5th, 10 am to 12 noon OR
    Monday May 28th, 11 am to 1 pm
  • Fusion 201  (prerequisite Fusion 101)  $60
    Learn how to stencil, distress and apply custom glazes with confidence.  We will also show examples of the different waxes and Tough Coat.  All materials supplied.
    Saturday May 5th 2pm to 4pm OR
    Monday May 14th, 11 am to 1 pm

  • Custom Wooden Clock  (prerequisite Fusion 101 or Pillow Stencil class)  $120
    Customize and create a functioning clock in the colour and theme of your choice.  The clock is 24” in diameter.
    Saturday May 26th, 10 am to 12 noon
  • Pillow Stencil Workshop  (no experience necessary) $65
    What can’t you paint with this awesome paint? We will make two pillows with inserts. You choose the cushion colour, stencil and paint colours. Many stencils to choose from.
    Monday May 7th, 11 am to 1 pm OR
    Saturday May 12th, 10 am to 12 noon
  • IOD Farmhouse Sign (no experience necessary) $75
    We will paint a 6 foot long pine board and then apply an IOD transfer. Choice of transfer is; FARMHOUSE or FRESH DAIRY or MARKET. Please pick your transfer when booking in advance.
    Saturday May 26th, 2 pm to 4 pm
  • IOD Large Mural (no experience necessary) $120
    Paint, distress and apply the oversized IOD transfer of your choice to a large wooden art panel. You piece will be the envy of all your friends and a true piece of art. Finished piece is 30” x 40”. Please note you must choose the transfer when booking in advance.
    Saturday April 28th, 10 am to 12 noon
  • IOD Flower Pots (no experience necessary) $60
    You will learn a lot in this fun filled class. You will make and apply IOD moulds and apply IOD transfers to two terra cotta flowers pots. You won’t recognize them when you’re done, and you will also have new skills that you can use at home.
    Monday April 30th, 11 am to 1 pm

We will gladly do a custom private workshop for you as well. Gather up a minimum of five students and we are happy to accommodate a workshop on a Monday evening, a Thursday morning or a Saturday.
All classes are approximately two hours in length.

 

HST is applicable on all prices.

Reserve your space today as classes fill up quickly.

**Unfortunately for cancellations or no-shows, deposits cannot be refunded.

Find Us

Lianne J. Megarry
P.O. Box 398
5 Church Street North
Sunderland, ON
L0C 1H0
705-357-3111
lmegarry@darkhorsestudio.ca

Hours of Operation

  • Monday – 10 to 5
  • Tuesday – closed
  • Wednesday – 10 to 5
  • Thursday – 10 to 5
  • Friday – 10 to 5
  • Saturday – 10 to 5
  • Sunday – 12 to 4

January and February, closed. Gladly open by appointment or chance.