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.

December 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 December 8th, 10 am to 12 noon
  • 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 December 8th, 2 to 4 pm

  • Pillow Stencil Workshop  (no experience necessary) $65
    We will make two pillows with inserts.  You choose the cushion colour, stencil and paint colours.  Many stencils to choose from.
    Saturday December 1st, 10 am to 12 noon OR
    Monday December 10th 11 am to 1 pm

  • Merry Christmas  or Let it Snow or  Welcome Sign (no experience necessary) $75
    We will paint a 6 foot pine board and then stencil the salutation of your choice.
    Saturday December 15th, 10 am to 12 noon
  • Christmas Signs  (no experience necessary) $45
    You will paint your choice of any two signs available in the colour and stencil of your choice.  Vintage saws are also available to paint on.
    Saturday December 1st, 2 to 4 pm  OR
    Saturday December 15th, 2 to 4pm

  • IOD Large Mural (no experience necessary) $99 *new lower price*
    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.
    TBA

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.

**NEW**   Book studio time during “OPEN STUDIO” hours.  $25 per hour per person.  Use our studio, our paint, our brushes and our stencils.  Coffee and tea provided.  This is semi-supervised studio time.  We are happy to give you quick tips and help and but are not available for dedicated teaching as we are also watching the storefront.  Please call to book your spot.

HST is applicable on all prices.

Reserve your space today as classes fill up quickly. We offer a variety of courses on a rotating basis.  This is a sampling of what is coming up, but check back often as courses are always being added.

**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.