Demo Days

October 4 | Wood Graining, taught by Shaun Burke

October 7 Glaze by Proceed Wood Graining finish Can go over previously painted surfaces. Looks great on molding, columns and cabinets. We will apply 2 coats... Read more

September 6 | FirmoLux Piatto Marmorino in an Ombre, taught by Adrienne Wannamaker

September 6 Piatto Marmorino by FirmoLux Ombre You can go one gradation from ceiling to floor or multiple gradations to create weather wall finishes. We will... Read more

August 2 | Glaze – Marble Leafing, taught by Jennifer Warren

August 2 Proceed Smooth Translucent Texture, Wuda Size and Siler / Gold Leaf Can go over previously painted surfaces. Looks great on molding, walls, columns and... Read more

June 7 | Glaze – Gray Malachite, taught by Shaun Burke

June 7 Glaze by Proceed Glazed stone finish Can go over previously painted surfaces. Looks great on molding, walls, columns and cabinets. We will apply 2... Read more

May 3, 2017

Creating a linear texture and a water glaze for stone like horizontal waves. Lorie Wolff of One Horse Studios will be instructing.

Demo Days Archive

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December 7 | Cracking Texture with Foils

Cracking Texture with Foils December 7th, 4-6pm Come learn about Cracking textures, Foils and Rough Regular Textures Instructor: Adrienne Wannamaker Don’t Forget We Moved! Brush &... Read more
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November 2 | Rotten Stone over F&B Paint on Woodwork

Rotten Stone over F&B Paint on Woodwork Instructor: Adrienne Wannamaker Don’t Forget We Moved! Brush & Trowel 8425 SW Terwilliger Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97209  

October 5 | Crystal Brush | Metallic Texture Sparkle Finish

Crystal Brush | Metallic Texture Sparkle Finish Instructor: Adrienne Wannamaker Don’t Forget We Moved! Brush & Trowel 8425 SW Terwilliger Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97209
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September 7 | Proceed Textures with Glaze | Smooth Translucent Texture

Proceed Textures | Smooth Translucent Texture with 3 Color Glaze Instructor: Lorie Wolff Don’t Forget We Moved! Brush & Trowel 8425 SW Terwilliger Blvd, Portland, Oregon... Read more

June 1 | Firmolux Italian Lime Plaster | Grassello

Firmolux Italian Lime Plaster Firmolux – Grassello Walls June 1 Love using Grassello in stencils to create patterns, layers on texture and high lites. Class is... Read more

May 4 | Paint Couture – Chaulk Like Paint | Cabinets, Furniture and Molding

MAY 4 Paint Couture – Chaulk Like Paint Cabinets, Furniture and Molding Can go over previously painted or raw wood. We will apply 2 coats and... Read more

April 6 | Textures + Texture Rollers

Textures + Texture Rollers Walls, Ceilings and Cabinets   APRIL 6 We will be applying metallic paint, Translucent texture and Palette Deco, plus using texture rollers.... Read more

March 2 | Faux Effects Products + Foils + Stencils

Faux Effects Products + Foils + Stencils Walls and Ceilings MARCH 2 Lay foil with a linear brush and stencil with Palette Deco Pearl Class is... Read more

February 3 | Proceed Acrylic Textures | Rough Irregular Texture

Proceed Acrylic Textures Rough Irregular Texture Walls and Ceilings FEBURARY 3 This is one of my favorite products right out of the bucket. Rough Irregular Texture... Read more

January 6 | Firmolux | Italian Lime Plaster

Firmolux Italian Lime Plaster JANUARY 6 3 Color Berlina Marmorino Walls and Ceilings Learn about the basic application of the Marmorinos and blending 3 colors to... Read more

Dec 2nd | icoat Countertop Epoxy

icoat Countertop Epoxy Wednesday December 2nd, 4-6pm We will be demonstrating the mixing, pouring, torching and honing of the 2 part Resin application. This product can... Read more

Oct 7th | Eco Stucco | Shower Application | 3 hour Demo

Special Demo Day with Cy Vanbatten from Eco Stucco will be presenting October 7, 3 – 6 PM. Call for reservations 503-230-8925 Presentation and Demonstration only... Read more

Sept 16th | Stencils with Foils | All Surfaces Applications

September is Stencil Month! September 16, 4 – 6 PM Class is Complimentary = $10 to make a sample Stencils and Foils | Bright & Matte... Read more

September 2nd | Stencils with Plaster | Wall and Ceiling Application

September is Stencil Month! September 2, 4 – 6 PM Class is Complimentary = $10 to make a sample Italian Lime Plasters | An embedded stencil... Read more
July 15 Skimstone

July 15th | SkimStone with Heavy Sand | Table Tops & Counters

July is SkimStone Month! July 15th – 4 – 6 pm Class is complimentary – $10 to make a sample SkimStone with Heavy Sand | Table... Read more
July 1 Skimstone

July 1st | SkimStone on Smooth Walls

July is SkimStone Month!   July 1st – 4 – 6 pm Class is complimentary – $10 to make a sample SkimStone on Smooth Walls Did... Read more
June 17 Color Glaze

June 17th | Color Glaze on Paint & Textured Base

Color Glaze on Paint & Textured Base   June 17th, 4 – 6pm Class is complimentary – $10 to make a sample   We will be... Read more

May 6th | NEW Extra Rough | Residential – Commercial Sand Stucco Texture

MAY 6th, 4-6pm   The NEW Extra Rough Sand Texture is a residential / commercial stucco texture. Works well with lime putty modifications, as well as... Read more
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April 15 | Firmolux Italian Lime Plaster (Venetian Plaster)

April is Plaster Month Plaster is very versatile. It can have a shinny or dull sheen, smooth all over or smooth with rough pocks, light or... Read more
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April 1 | Firmolux Italian Lime Plaster (Venetian Plaster)

April is Plaster Month Plaster is very versatile. It can have a shinny or dull sheen, smooth all over or smooth with rough pocks, light or... Read more
Paint Couture!TM Flat, Chalk-like Paint with Glazes and Topcoats

March 18 | Paint Couture! | Flat, Chalk-like Paint with Glazes and Topcoats.

The wood finish on the chairs can be applied on raw wood or previously paint or stained wood. Paint Couture is a self priming paint that... Read more

March 4 | Paint Couture! | Chalk-like Paint with Glazes and Topcoats

Paint Couture! Chalk-like Paint with Glazes and Topcoats The bleached aged wood is very popular in both modern and rustic design world. It loves to be... Read more
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February 18 | Modern Masters Metal Effects – Patina

There are 3 MetalEffects finishes – Copper Patine, Bronze Patina and Iron Rust. These are great finishes to use just by themselves on gutters, ceiling beams,... Read more
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February 4 | Paint Couture! | Chalk-like Paint – Patina

This is a classic patina finish achieved with layers of Paint Couture, metallic paints, glazes and a little sanding. We will create a molding piece to represent this... Read more

Firmolux Italian Lime Plaster Demo Day on November 5th!

Get your trowel and get down to Brush & Trowel to learn the techniques of applying Firmolux Italian Lime Plaster – also known as Venetian Plaster.... Read more

August 6, 2014

Description: Linear Textures in Venetian Plaster Vertical and Horizontal Date and Time: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 p.m. Learn how to create the popular and modern-looking Linear Effect on Firmolux Italian... Read more

July 2, 2014 – No Demo Day

Happy Fourth of July! We will not be having a demo day on July 2, 2014.

June 18, 2014

Special Class: American Flag Date and Time: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 p.m. 18” x 24” panel — $95.00 36” x 48” panel — $195.00

June 4, 2014

Description: Firmolux Italian Lime Plasters Date and Time: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 p.m. Intonaco MezzoTM — Solid Coverage

May 21, 2014

Description: SkimStone Concrete Veneers Date and Time: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 p.m.

May 7, 2014

Description: Meoded Crystal Brush Paint with Proceed Glass Bead Texture & Stencils Date and Time: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 p.m.

April 16, 2014

Description: Proceed Textures – Replicating Wall Finishes from a Photograph. Date and Time: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 p.m.

April 2, 2014

Description: Paint Couture!Chalk Paint Date and Time: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 p.m.

March 19, 2014

Description: Firmolux Italian Lime Plaster Grasso di Calce Date and Time: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 p.m.

March 5, 2014

Description: Foils, Proceed ® Textures, and Stencils Date and Time: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 p.m.

February 19, 2014

Description: SkimStone Concrete Veneers for Countertops and Floors Date and Time: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 p.m.

February 5, 2014

Description: Wood-graining with Lorie Wolff Date and Time: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 p.m.

January 15, 2014

Description: Marblizing with Shaun Burke Date and Time: Wednesday 4:00-6:00 p.m.

January 1, 2014 – No Demo

December 18, 2013 – No Demo

Firmolux Italian Lime Plaster Demo Day

November 20, 2013

Description: Firmolux Italian Lime Plaster. Date and Time: November 20, 2013 (Wednesday) 4:00-6:00 p.m. It’s DEMO DAY! We will be working with Firmolux – Piatto, (a... Read more

November 6, 2013

EcoStucco over orange peel 4pm to 6pm in our Showroom. Sample boards $6.

October 16th

Learn How to apply Proceed Glass Bead Texture on Metallic Medium Our step-by-step demonstration features PROCEED Extra Rough Glass Beads on Metallic Medium base – this... Read more

October 3rd

Serving Up Style – this October 3 – 6 (Expo Center) 4 – 6pm Brush & Trowel has a gorgeous designer room on display – don’t... Read more

September 18th

One – Color Glaze. We will paint on a base coat made for glazing and apply a tinted glaze. We will use a glazing brush and... Read more

September 4th

SkimStone – Concrete veneer for floors, countertops and fireplaces.

August 21st

FIRMOLUX – Creating Textures w/ Italian Lime Plaster (Venetian Plaster) 4-6 pm at the store. Bring a sample board or buy one for $5

August 7th

SkimStone – Concrete Veneer, Countertops and fireplaces 4-6 pm at the store. Bring a sample board or buy one for $5

July 17th

Farrow & Ball Paint – Using Estate Emulsion on trim/molding & woodwork and waxing 4-6 pm at the store. Bring a sample board or buy one... Read more

July 3rd

NO DEMO DAY – HAPPY 4TH OF JULY

June 19th

SkinStone – Concrete Veneer, Tuaght by Kelley Spicer 4-6 pm at the store. Bring a sample board or buy one for $5

June 5th

Proceed – Layered Rough Regular Texture in 3 Colors 4-6 pm at the store. Bring a sample board or buy one for $5

May 15th

Glitter & Metallics 4-6 pm at the store. Bring a sample board or buy one for $5

May 1st

Firmolux – Marmorino, Italian Lime Plaster 4-6 pm at the store. Bring a sample board or buy one for $5

April 17th

Proceed – Textures, Taught by Kara McGhee, www.karamcghee.com 4-6 pm at the store. Bring a sample board or buy one for $5

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