GF Retailer & DIY Open House Training Event

You’re invited to our Open House Training Event! Tour General Finishes, meet the GF team, network with fellow enthusiasts and learn hands-on finishing techniques. Classes are interactive and include demo and DIY (Do it Yourself) sessions. Class Syllabus and take home samples are provided. Come dressed to paint.

Proposed classes: 

  • Retail Product Overview 
  • Under the Lid: The Science behind GF Paints & Coatings
  • Decorative Effects: Glazes & Pearl Effects
  • Retail Topcoats Overview
  • Water Based Stains & Dyes
  • Spraying Retail Finishes
  • Open Discussion Marketing Forum
  • Marketing Topic to be determined by Attendees - Suggestions include: Top 10 Social Media Strategies, Contracts, Image/Photo Editing and Instagram for Business

Goodie Bags and raffle items from our fabulous sponsors: Artistic Painting StudioBloxygenCling OnD. Lawless HardwareFranklin Adhesives & PolymersHardware DistributorsHomerightIron Orchid DesignsMirkaRe.invent.ed Custom DesignsWooster BrushesWoodcraft… And more to come!

A $50 attendee fee includes class materials, morning snacks/coffee (Thurs. & Fri.) and a catered lunch Thurs. Event cost is non-refundable as space is limited. Instructors/topics subject to change. An email confirmation will be sent out one week in advance of the event date. GF Retailers who attend will receive "Certified Retailer" designation.

Thursday, July 25, 2019
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Friday, July 26, 2019
8:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

2462 Corporate Circle 
East Troy, WI 53120

General Finishes Retailer & DIY Open House Training Event

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