Lampshade Up-cycle

Breathe new life into a tired looking lampshade in our morning upcycling course! Bring your lamp and shade in with you and we’ll help you find the perfect way to transform it into a good-as-new lamp for your home. Choose to cover with fabric or paint. the choice is yours!


In the workshop students will cover the following:

  • How to choose fabric to suit the shade and your decor
  • How to choose paint to suit the shade and your decor
  • How to cover the shade with fabric
  • How to paint the lampshade
  • How to use stencils and finishing techniques on paints
  • How to add ribbon piping to the shade and add embellishments

In our half-day course,  you will choose to either cover your shade with fabric or repaint it using Autentico chalk paint. No sewing skills or painting experience needed.


This course is €45 and it includes:

  • All tuition from an experienced – and patient – tutor
  • All paint or fabric needed
  • Refreshments

We will supply the paint for those repainting the shade and for those covering with fabric we will supply the fabric. A limited number of colours and patterns are made available for the class, but students are welcome to bring their own paint/fabric or but from us.

Students receive a 10% discount in the store. Call us or pop into the shop for advice on fabric.


Friday 10th June | 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Friday 29th July | 10.30am – 1.30pm


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A 50% deposit is needed to secure your booking and full payment must be paid in advance.

For more information call us on 00353 49 9527424 or email us at