Frequently Asked Questions
What if I’ve never had experience with decorative painting before?
This class is perfect for you! This course is intended for beginners or anyone interested in a guided course on the foundations of decorative painting.
What if I’m not very artistic?
We’ll walk you through, step by step, on the basics for decorative painting. If you are artistic, there are plenty of opportunities to get creative, but anyone can take this course and end up with the foundations for decorative painting finish basics.
Does this course cover creating organic materials, such as marbles, woodgraining, and clouds?
This course is the first in Lori Le Mare’s Foundation Series. It covers important foundation finishes with latex, acrylic, and glaze recipes to help provide the needed basics for decorative painting. These finishes are frequently the basis for creating faux organic materials or more advanced techniques. After learning the foundation basics, you can move on to intermediate and advance online classes.
How long do I have access to the course?
After enrolling, you have unlimited access across any and all devices you own.
When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
Can I really take this entire course in one afternoon?
You can! BUT, we do recommend buying your supplies and materials ahead of time, or even following along and practicing the various decorative painting techniques on sample boards if you can.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.