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Online - Vintage Monochromatic Floral Canvas Painting Class
Jun
22
1:00 PM13:00

Online - Vintage Monochromatic Floral Canvas Painting Class

During this workshop learn how to create texture, depth, and whimsy all within a monochromatic palette. This class is online in a private facebook group. Upon registering, you will be invited to join, Cara’s Color Me Vintage Classroom 1 - This is where you will receive a materials list, and instructions for logging into class. $40

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Wax, Patina, Top Coat, OH MY!  Taking the Mystery Out of Finishes ONLINE Class
May
25
1:00 PM13:00

Wax, Patina, Top Coat, OH MY! Taking the Mystery Out of Finishes ONLINE Class

Whoa!  There are so many ways to finish off your most prized furniture projects.  Are you confused?  When do I use wax?  When do I use a top coat... and patinas?  What the what?  This class is designed to help you understand the wheres, whens, and hows of all of the different furniture finishes out there!  During this class I will explain the differences of each finish, when layering is appropriate, and some creative ways to use each.  I will demonstrate finishes while you play along side (if you choose).  Not a DIY Paints user?  No worries, this class is applicable to most paint brands on the market!

Upon registration you will need to ask to join the private class page on facebook, Cara's Color Me Vintage - Classroom 1.  Upon approval you will receive a supply list, incase you want to play along with us, and all of the information you will need to join the class.  Can't make the time?  No worries... the class will be available to you for two weeks!  This mini class (about an hour) is affordably priced at $35

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Advanced Furniture Painting Class at Southern Chapel Vintage Market
May
4
2:00 PM14:00

Advanced Furniture Painting Class at Southern Chapel Vintage Market

During this demonstration style class i will walk you through each step to creating a blended, layered finish using multiple colors and adding interest with colored waxes. You will witness the process from start to finish and have opportunity to ask questions and even try it out for yourself. Class includes instruction, snacks and wine. $40

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Silk Scarf Dying Workshop
Apr
19
6:30 PM18:30

Silk Scarf Dying Workshop

Pull up a chair and a glass of wine. This relaxing workshop will leave you wanting more…more beautiful silk scarves that is. During this class you will learn how to create the most beautiful abstract art on Silk. Leave with your own silk scarf ready to wear, and the know how to make many more for all of your friends and family. Workshop includes, 1 silk scarf, materials, instruction, and a glass of wine (or beer, or soda). Additional scarves and materials available for purchase. $40

Silk Scarf Dyeing
40.00
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Furniture Painting 101
Feb
23
1:00 PM13:00

Furniture Painting 101

During this workshop learn the basics and all of the sneaky little tricks of working with Chalk Type Paint! Bring your own piece (think nightstand or side table) and learn how to paint, distress, and finish a piece bringing it from trash to treasure. All materials, paint, instruction, snacks and beverages provided.

$65

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Online Class - Layers, Layers, Layers... The Art of Layered Intuitive Painting
Feb
17
1:00 PM13:00

Online Class - Layers, Layers, Layers... The Art of Layered Intuitive Painting

This will be a class like no other! During this class you will learn the basics of layering contrasting styles for effect, mark making, and intuitive painting. What does that mean? You will paint layer by layer, with no plan or intention… with a little guidance and idea making, you will just let it all flow. Yes you can! Each layer will be unique and add interest to your piece… it will tell a story that only you will know. Paint in the comfort of your own home, on your own time, while listening to your favorite music. The class will be separated into sections, beginning with intention (layers 1 and 2), mark making, tools, and color burst (layers 3,4, and 5), drawing, covering, and drawing again (layers 6 and beyond).

When you sign up for this class make sure you leave your email address associated with your personal facebook account. I will use that to invite you into the private class page on facebook, named Cara’s Color Me Classroom, where you will receive a supply list and instructions. The classroom will be available to you for 1 month!

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50.00
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Advanced Furniture Painting at Southern Chapel Vintage Market - Blending, Scraping and Magic Making
Feb
2
2:00 PM14:00

Advanced Furniture Painting at Southern Chapel Vintage Market - Blending, Scraping and Magic Making

You've been asking and we finally have the space! Come visit our new dedicated classroom space at the Southern Chapel Vintage Market and learn to paint like a pro! A very creative pro that is. During this class you will paint with a least 3 paint colors to create a new piece of furniture with depth and visual interest. Cara will guide you through layering, blending, and adding more depth and color as you go. You bring your own piece of furniture (think nightstand or small dresser) and I will supply you with paint and materials and some snacks to keep you going. Take a break and have some wine and check out the horses while you are here!

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Layers, Layers, Layers... The Art of Collaborative, Intuitive Painting
Jan
31
6:00 PM18:00

Layers, Layers, Layers... The Art of Collaborative, Intuitive Painting

This will be a class like no other! During this class you will learn the basics of layering contrasting styles for effect. Also, through community collaboration (we will all paint on each others painting) you will learn the art of letting go of your fear of failure. Each layer will be unique as we pass our canvas around, while listening to inspiration provoking music, to create a colorful abstract masterpieces grounded in intention and creativity. Class fee includes materials, instruction, a glass of wine, and snacks.

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Canvas Painting on Furniture - Mixed Media Furniture Painting
Jan
27
1:00 PM13:00

Canvas Painting on Furniture - Mixed Media Furniture Painting

If you have been painting furniture for a while now and are ready to mix it up a bit this is the class for you!!! During this class we will create an original masterpiece right on your piece of furniture. This piece will be something you can be proud of, and that will leave others saying, “Wow! How did she do that?” We will be working with Chalk Type furniture paint, acrylics, stencils, and metalics, and more to create a one of a kind piece with museum status! You choose the colors, and make decisions along the way, as I will guide you through floral formations (both vintage look, or modern pop), mixed media additions and embellishments, and composition.

This class is online, in a private facebook group, so if you can not make the date, no worries! Everyone will have access to the class for 2 weeks. Upon registering make sure you leave your email address that is associated with your personal facebook page. This is how I will get you into the group. As soon as you are invited into the group you will be able to gain access to the supplies list, updates and encouragement, and interact with other students. Come on! Let’s have some fun together!

$65

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Online Furniture Painting Workshop - Blending, Scraping, and Magic Making
Jan
13
1:00 PM13:00

Online Furniture Painting Workshop - Blending, Scraping, and Magic Making

Take this class in the comfort of your own home, and at your own pace.  The class is online and will be held in a private Facebook group in which, upon registration you will be invited to join.  You will receive a list of supplies and instructions upon registering.  During the class you will receive step - by- step instructions on how to achieve a perfectly painted masterpiece, blending colors, adding texture, and finishing to perfection with clear and dark waxes.   We will specifically be working on a piece with multiple colors peaking through. Follow along exactly with what I do, or choose your own colors, and additions to please your style.  You will have opportunity to interact with me and with the other students during the LIVE class.  Can't make the time?  The class will be available to you for 2 weeks. 

*** Make to leave your email that is associated with your personal facebook account when registering. This is how I will invite you into the group! $65  

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Floral Canvas Class
Nov
10
1:00 PM13:00

Floral Canvas Class

This class is different than the rest! In my classes I teach you the process and skills needed to paint your very own floral masterpiece. It is my goal that each person taking this class creates a floral canvas that speaks to their own personal style…. not mine! I will walk you through canvas prep, setting up your floral design, how to create different flowers and greenery, balance, and detail. You will choose your colors, shapes and extras! Each and every awesome artist will shine with originality! Whether you like, bohemian, vintage, whimsical, or folk styles… this is the one for you! Sign up and join my “Cara’s Color Me Creative” private facebook page and you will receive the supply list and instructions for class. The class will be available to you for 14 days! $30

Online Floral Canvas Class
30.00
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Canvas Painting Class at Southern Chapel Vintage Market - Fall Vintage Florals
Oct
16
6:00 PM18:00

Canvas Painting Class at Southern Chapel Vintage Market - Fall Vintage Florals

During this class Cara will guide you through the process of creating your own vintage inspired fall floral on canvas.   You choose your colors, and background stencils, and Cara will show you how to fashion a variety of flowers and leaves.  Leave with your very own custom Vintage inspired Fall Floral!   All materials, instruction, and discounts on wine provided.  $45

Vintage Floral Class
45.00
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Wax, Patina, Top Coat, OH MY!  Online - Interactive Class For Furniture Painters
Sep
1
1:00 PM13:00

Wax, Patina, Top Coat, OH MY! Online - Interactive Class For Furniture Painters

Whoa!  There are so many ways to finish off your most prized furniture projects.  Are you confused?  When do I use wax?  When do I use a top coat... and patinas?  What the what?  This class is designed to help you understand the wheres, whens, and hows of all of the different furniture finishes out there!  During this class I will explain the differences of each finish, when layering is appropriate, and some creative ways to use each.  I will demonstrate finishes while you play along side (if you choose).  Not a DIY Paints user?  No worries, this class is applicable to most paint brands on the market!

Upon registration you will need to ask to join the private class page on facebook, Cara's Color Me Creative.  Upon approval you will receive a supply list, incase you want to play along with us, and all of the information you will need to join the class.  Can't make the time?  No worries... the class will be available to you for two weeks!  This mini class (about an hour) is affordably priced at $35

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Sip and Paint - TerraCotta Pots!
Jun
26
6:00 PM18:00

Sip and Paint - TerraCotta Pots!

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Join us for an evening of colorful fun!  Sip a glass of wine and paint some whimsical terra cotta pots perfect to add a little pop of color to your home or patio!  During this workshop Cara Lockwood will teach you no fail ways to make daisys, poppies, peonies, and even some crazy whimsical flowers.  Practice on paper first and then start your design!  All materials, guidance and a glass of wine is inlcuded.  You will make 3 pots, and more are available for purchase.  $40 . To register click the picture!

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Soy Candle Workshop
Mar
20
6:00 PM18:00

Soy Candle Workshop

Come enjoy the most fantastic space in Cross Roads, Texas, sip a glass of wine, have some snacks, and good company while you learn all about the benefits of soy candles.  Cara, of Cara's Color Me Vintage will teach you all about making soy candles, purchasing the highest quality materials, and the benefits of using non-toxic, american grown soy.  Better yet, you will leave with two custom scented candles of your own, that you will have the opportunity to embellish with your own personal style!   Wait!  There's more!  You will also have the opportunity to make additional candles for a small fee.   Materials, snacks, and beverages included.   Register early...this class will sell out!  $40  visit www.scvmarket.com to register

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Family Established Sign Workshop
May
25
6:00 PM18:00

Family Established Sign Workshop

Show your family pride!  During this workshop, you will work with the guidance of Cara Lockwood, or Cara’s Color Me Vintage, to create your very own, custom Family Established Sign.  Using all natural stains, and paints, Stencils and finishes create a sign that is worthy of you and your loved ones. Cost of workshop includes, materials, paint, tools, and refreshments.  Click below to register.

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