“Paint like a Pro” workshop coming in September …

I am so excited to let you know that the

“Paint Like a Pro”

– Weekend Workshop –

is coming to our . . .

Komedal Road – Studio

September 6th and 7th

right here on beautiful Bainbridge Island!!

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The instructor behind this wonderful workshop is the very talented …

Louisa Blackmore!

Louisa is not only a talented designer … but also a fabulous blogger (www.westegg.co.uk) … and an experienced furniture restorer all the way from Bedfordshire England!!

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Paint Like A Pro Weekend Workshop  - West Egg - Bainbridge Island - Seattle - furniture painting - furniture restoration - upholstery

In this wonderful two day workshop Louisa will cover the following topics …

  • Choosing furniture; how to source pieces and what to look out for.
  • Preparation tips for all types of furniture including heavily varnished pieces.
  • Basic repair work, how to remove stains, guidance on the tools and materials required.
  • Furniture painting using Autentico chalk paints.
  • Waxing unpainted furniture and finishing techniques for unpainted furniture.
  • Different decorative techniques for painted furniture including distressing and authentic French country style, crackle effect, decoupage and gilding.
  • Finishing techniques including waxing, varnishing and sealing.
  • Basic upholstery – how to upholster simple projects such as a drop in seat dining chair, stool or footstool.

The cost of the workshop is $470.00 and includes all materials including paints and waxes, notes covering each stage of the project with full instructions, breakfast, lunch and refeshments during the workshop, and a skype follow-up call (up to 1 hour) anytime after the workshop.

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I can not even begin to tell you all how truly lucky we are to have Louisa teach this class right here on Bainbridge Island!!  If you are interested in taking this workshop – sign up soon as class space is very limited!  I personally can’t wait till Sept!! 🙂

To learn more about this incredible workshop . . . click here!!

To sign up for the class . . . click here!!

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This is truly such a great way to start off our new …

Komedal Road – Studio Workshops!!!

See you there!!

xoxo – liz

PS – so what is this Komedal Road Studio you ask??

well – soon I will have so much more to share on that …

but until then – be sure to Save this Date … 🙂

Friday – Aug 1st, 2014

for the grand opening of our new …

Komedal Road – Studio!!

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round top, texas – week #15 …

 Week #15

Cool Vintage Goods…

from our recent trip to 

Round Top – Texas

– spring 2014 –

now available in our …

ONLINE SHOP!! 

Each and every Sunday – we add some Fresh Goods

to our Online Shop!!

Here is this weeks selection . . .

komedal road - vintage linen dish towels 1

komedal road - grainsack with two navy stripes

komedal road - embroidered fabric 1

komedal road - embroidered fabric 4

komedal road - indigo cloth 2

komedal road - vintage linen sheet 1

It was truly an AMAZING trip going to Texas this year . . .

I had such a wonderful time with old friends . . .

met a few new ones along the way . . .

and . . .

I found a way to renew my soul!

Not to mention – finding all this really great vintage!!

A quick fyi . . .

I have weeks and weeks worth of goods for the Online Shop – so I hope

you will stop by often and perhaps find something that makes your heart skip a beat!

I know I sure did!! 🙂

 

Peace and Love to all of you!!

xoxo – liz

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Click here to go to our Online Shop!!

you can also find us here on instagram . . .

lizledorze_komedalroad

round top, texas – week #14 …

 Week #14

I just got back from Round Top Texas . . .

and boy did I come back with some amazing vintage goods!!

I am still waiting on some of the packages to arrive . . .

komedal road - texas vintage goods

but here are a few things I personally packed . . .

I think they are all wonderful – hope you do too!!

komedal road - european bread box - front

Each and every Sunday – we add some Fresh Goods

to our Online Shop!!

Here is this weeks selection . . .
komedal road - ironstone pitcher with ice lip
komedal road - flash card - red telephones
komedal road - ironstone creamers  komedal road - coke sign
komedal road - european bread box - front detail
komedal road - nehi bottle
komedal road - 3 butter pats
komedal road - european bread box - latch detail
komedal road - ironstone pitcher with ice lip - top details
komedal road - butter pats
Lots more to show you in the weeks to come . . .

so stay tuned in!!

Peace and Love to all of you!!

xoxo – liz

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Click here to go to our Online Shop!!

you can also find us here on instagram . . .

lizledorze_komedalroad