Antiquing & Glazing III

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Class Description

ico_AGW101_1Antiquing, Glazing, and Multi Step Finishing (AGW 101).  Are you missing out on the high-end market that demands a multi-step finish which you are unable to produce because of the need of training in these advanced finishing processes?

This two day seminar will give you all the tools you need to produce those furniture quality finishes that will set you apart from your competition.

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Upcoming AGW 101 Courses


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Participants will learn:

  • How To Choose Special Effects Finishing Materials
    Have you ever been given sample materials to duplicate your choice of favorite finishes and experienced the disappointment of being unable to achieve that desired look?  You will learn the most reliable processes, and find out the best products to use, in achieving the exact desired results.
  • Technique Training
    Have you been given finishing material and told it will achieve the beautiful finish you cannot wait to produce, but you’ve never been informed of that special technique it required?  In this hands-on seminar you will learn step by step, how to produce all those charming new finishes that are so popular in today’s marketplace:

    • Antiqued finishes
    • Glazed finishes
    • Rub-through finishes
    • Crackle finishes
    • Multi-step finishes

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Who Should Attend

Anyone who wants to master antiquing & glazing and multi-step finishing in order to gain a competitive advantage for your finishing operation

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*Course Outline

Day One
Session 1 – Lecture  |  Introduction and Overview of Multi-Step Finishing
Session 2 – Lecture  |  Substrate Preparation and Base Coating
Session 3 – Lecture  |  Antiquing and Distressing Techniques
Session 4 – Lecture  |  Glazing and Shading Processes
Session 5 – Hands-on  |  Preparing and Base Coating Substrate
Session 6 – Hands-on  |  Distressing and Antiquing Effects

Day Two
Session 1 – Hands-on  |  Glazing and Toning
Session 2 – Hands-on  |  Special Effects – Splatter, Rub Through, etc.
Session 3 – Hands-on  |  Clear Coating Special Finishes
Session 4 – Lecture & Hands-on  |  Touch-up and Repair
Session 5 – Hands-on  |  Resolving Finishing Problems
Session 6 – Roundtable  |  Problem Solving and Participant Interaction

*Course can be customized based on your specific shop appliations

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Who: Open to all.  No pre-requisites required.
Cost: Only $1,095  |  Price includes all course-related materials and a complimentary catered-in lunch.

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Discounts Available

Discounts available if you sign up for two or more classes.

Coatings Courses will be limited to a maximum of 10 participants. Classes fill up quickly, so register today to reserve your seat.  Call 856-696-8467 or contact us to sign up today!

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Additional Information

Satisfaction Guarantee 
Your complete satisfaction is important to us. If you are dissatisfied for any reason, please notify your instructor and return your workshop materials at the end of the class, and we will issue you a refund or arrange for you to attend another AWFI program. It’s that easy!

Financial Policy
All seminars must be 100% prepaid before seminar start date. Payment may be made by check, money order, or Visa/MasterCard.

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations received in writing 30 days before seminar date will be refunded in full, less $100 cancellation fee. Written notification of cancellation 20 days before seminar date will be refunded 50% less a $200 cancellation fee. After 20 days prior to seminar date, entire class fee is due and non-refundable. Seminars may be transferred to another attendee with proper notification two days prior of scheduled seminar. No transfers from one seminar to another seminar will be allowed. Please call if you have any questions regarding this refund policy.

AWFI reserves the right to reschedule seminar dates depending on class enrollment levels.

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