DECOUPAGE WORKSHOP@TALENTS HQ

Decoupage is a popular craft that involves sticking printed paper to different surfaces. The name comes from the French word “decouper” which means to cut. It is a great way to decorate surfaces and give old items new personality.

Decoupage Course 1

In this course, participants will learn basic to advanced decoupage techniques using paper, serviettes, and rice paper.

The 1st course will cover 3 projects in 6 sessions, 2 hours per session.

on MONDAYS from 10:00 am  – 12:00 noon.

Fees : Aed 950.00 inclusive of materials;  6 sessions

TRAY

PROJECT 1 : DECOUPAGE ON TRAY

This is the most basic skill of decoupage – working with paper. This technique uses patterned papers to decoupage an MDF serving tray. Participants will learn how to handle thicker papers when decoupaging and how to finish the piece to make it usable and durable.

Duration: 2 sessions

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PROJECT 2 : DECOUPAGE ON TISSUE BOX

This project will use crackling technique to create a weathered paint look on the box. Crackling is one of the most recognizable antiquing techniques and is wonderful to use with paper napkin decoupage.  Participants will learn how to create crackle effect and how to work with tissues. Tissue is much more delicate than paper and requires a different application.

Duration: 2 sessions

BOOK-BOX

PROJECT 3 : DECOUPAGE ON BOOK BOX

This is a mixed media vintage decoupage project. This project will use rice paper decoupage combined with stenciling, top-coat crackling, and gilding. The A4-sized book box is an ideal place to store small electronics, remote controls, keys, knick-knacks, and more. It also makes a great gift.

Duration: 2 sessions

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Decoupage Course 2

After the first decoupage course, this second cycle will focus on working on non-porous surfaces such as glass, metal, and wax.

 This is a great follow-up course for those who wish to learn more about this fun and amazing craft. Learn even more techniques that are great to combine with decoupage.

The 2nd course will be covered in 6 sessions, 2 hours per session.

on MONDAYS from 10:00 am  – 12:00 noon.

Fees : Aed 950.00 inclusive of materials;  6 sessions

 

GLASS

PROJECT 1 : DECOUPAGE ON GLASS PLATE

Working on glass is tricky since mistakes are easier to see. Participants will learn how to decoupage on a glass plate in such a way as to get great results. Learn how to work with a variety of techniques on 2 glass plates to create unique pieces for display. Among the techniques to be explored are gilding and crackling on glass.

Duration: 2 sessions

WATERING-CAN

PROJECT 2 : DECOUPAGE ON METAL

Metal can be a challenge work on since many paints don’t have a good hold on metal. Learn how to prepare metal to hold paint and decoupage durably. Use rice paper on a watering can to create a usable watering container or flower vase. Sponging techniques will help blend the paper into the background more for a seamless look.

Duration: 2 sessions

CANDLE

PROJECT 3 : DECOUPAGE ON CANDLE

As wax is a material that repels water, working with paint and decoupage on candles is very difficult. Learn 2 techniques on wax that work. Learn to use finishing materials that are safe to use on candles. Learn to use texture accents on candles.

Duration: 2 sessions

After completing the Decoupage Courses, participants will  learned many basic and advanced decoupage skills which they can use in upcycling old items or creating completely unique gifts and décor from blank surfaces such as boxes, candles, metal and glass containers, and more. The possibilities are endless!

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SPECIAL DECOUPAGE COURSE

This project focuses on how to work on clayware using rice paper and crackling technique. This project series includes an incense burner, incense container, a tray, and two wooden doilies.

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MEDKHAN SET DECOUPAGE

Fees : Aed 635.00 inclusive of materials;  4 sessions

 

 

 

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 DECOUPAGE ON DALLAH & TEA CUP

Fees : Aed 550.00 inclusive of materials;  3 sessions