EcoStudio’s ‘Finishing Techniques 101’ is a hands-on class offering participants an introduction to wood finishing techniques and application methods in furniture refurbishing and restoration.
Participants will develop an understanding of the following concepts:
How to prepare wood for Panama’s high humidity
How to make your own varnish to achieve vintage and weathered techniques
How to revive old furniture
Removing old paint and coatings
How to prepare wood for new finishes
Understanding different finishing techniques: lacquer, varnish, waxes, polyurethane
How to fix cracks, scratches and tears
Three-day class (9 hours total)
Mondays 6-9pm February 4, 11, 18
language of instruction
EcoStudio recommends wearing clothing you don’t mind getting dirty.
Member $150/ Nonmember $165
Please note that open-toed shoes are not allowed at EcoStudio.
Participants must provide a copy of their insurance policy prior to commencing course.
PARTICIPANTS MUST PRINT AND SIGN FAB LAB ECOSTUDIO WAIVER PRIOR TO COMMENCING COURSE. WAIVER IS SENT TO PARTICIPANT UPON REGISTRATION FOR COURSE. NO EXCEPTIONS.
EcoStudio reserves the right to cancel or postpone a course at any time, including but not limited to, lack of participation, classroom, equipment or trainer availability.
If full payment is not received three days prior to course commencement EcoStudio reserves the right to relinquish participant’s reservation.
Cancellations received less than 5 business days prior to course commencement will only receive credit towards a future course.
Cancellations received 3 days prior to course commencement will only be reimbursed 50% of the course fee.
No-shows will be invoiced the full course fee.
For inquiries please contact Fab Lab Ecostudio at:
We’re excited to have you!