I run several up-cycling classes in the Sunderland area, the following pictures are examples of what was produced during the courses.
Old wooden cabinet that had sliding glass doors, the wood was sanded & varnished. The interior was painted a vivid green while a piece of wallpaper featuring an old map was glued onto the centre of the door.
This brown wooden dining table was transformed with some paint, masking tape & cut out images.
The small side table was sanded & varnished to bring out the carved wooden detail.
A plain White table was painted & spider man motifs applied.
Two wooden stools with sea grass woven tops were decorated with paint & wallpaper.
Two plain white chairs were changed simply by painting.
The top of a magazine rack was covered in wallpaper to give it a stylish makeover.
Picture frame converted to store hair accessories
Simple wooden picture frame painted with grey sides
Paint was applied to the letter rack with a scrunched up plastic bag
Wooden table was painted with silver metallic paint
Pine CD rack was painted bright Red
Old picture frame was painted white, mount was sprayed Gold
and a piece of collage wallpaper used instead of a print
An old draw was converted into a stylish shelving unit
A set of painted shelves for a child's room, with marvel comic book wallpaper.
Table was repainted then decorated with vine leaves & decoupage on the top
Wooden chair was sanded down & re varnished
Masking tape was removed after painting to reveal lines
Plain MDF cabinet was painted off white & a new
Plywood draws were painted white & stencilled with gold
A carved wooden panel was sanded down & colour added