CLASS SCHEDULE & REGISTRATION
 
01/12/12 - 01/01/15 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM HOT GLASS - Lampworking Techniques
YOU PICK DATE & INQUIRE IF OPEN -Introduction to Lampworking will be presented as a one-day class. This fun day will cover the basics of lampworking, the art of shaping glass in fire. Students will acquire the skills to create beads, ornaments & pendants as well as a strong foundation for the construction of private studios & include safety. The basics will cover techniques such as pulling stringers to draw or "dot" with, preparing mandrels for beads, working with tubing (blowing) & the incorporation of color. Opportunity to execute restoration applications will be reviewed as well. Students should contact us for class requirements & setup needs. Most supplies may be purchased at our studio. Price:

$400.00

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$0.00

01/01/16 - 01/01/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM ADVANCED TRAINING - MASTER SPECIAL TECHNIQUES
YOU PICK DATE & INQUIRE IF OPEN- Advance Training Techniques- intermediate & advanced level artisan who need focus on special processes, techniques & products. $350.00 per Day -You can request any customized subject to expand upon various areas of our other intro training. Bring difficult projects that you can't quite get right for assitance during this class. It is helpful for the skill level of attendees to be good in order to "begin" work on projects that have already advanced past processes such as routine cleaning, bonding, new parts, various oil painting restore steps, etc. The advanced training is extremely flexible & negotiable, so please do not hesitate to contact us for the best plan that day. Just to note a few example projects: lace, sand majolica, decal/transfer applications, tapestry, cloisonne, ivory, alabaster, unusual medium/body content types, handpainting & color matching techniques. Just call 615-941-5354, write or email: tindellsrestoration@gmail.com. Advance textbook available. Price:

$350.00

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$0.00

01/01/16 - 01/01/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM SALVAGE & CREATIVE Use for SPARE Parts & More
YOU PICK DATE & INQUIRE IF OPEN -Salvage & Creative Use of Crystal/Glass, Porcelain, Pottery, & More as Spare Parts, etc. - (Class fee $300.00 per day) conversational lecture and instructor's hands-on demos. Balance of class will be hands-on practice to apply fills, make new designs, create parts & more... while learning usage of many products, tools & equipment. Other informational guides and products will be available related to other restoration techniques(SEE OTHER CLASSES). Any Skill Level Attend to Learn to take broken objects damaged beyond normal restoration ability and make alternative items such as jewelry, decanter stoppers, hat pins, buttons, decorative tiles, hair pieces, name place settings, napkin holder/rings, refrigerator magnets, ornaments, thimbles, belt buckles, pendants, tie tacks, inlays for counter tops, wall hangings, bracelets, bells, votive candle/finger bowls & more. Call 615-941-5354, Email: TindellsRestoration@gmail.com for more details. or write: P.O.Box 1068, Antioch,TN 37011. Price:

$300.00

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$0.00

01/02/16 - 01/01/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM AIRBRUSH Training - Porcelain, Glass & More ( 1 or 2 Day)
YOU PICK DATE & INQUIRE IF OPEN - Limit about 4 students - ( Class Fee $300.00 per Day) Customized Training small class size "Hands-on" practice to develop skills. This class recommended to those enrolled in ANY of our other classes. Airbrush Training applies to Porcelain, Pottery, Glass, Paintings, Frames, Metals & More. You can bring most any objects to airbrush just to learn the techniques! This can aid in other airbrush venue such as T-shirts, Commercial Art, Cakes, Nails, Models & more. Learn about different type Airbrushes, Paints, & Tools. Learn great faux finish effects. Products, tools, equipment will be supplied during class & can be purchased after class or on our website. Student textbooks & diplomas awarded. Other information available with videos, reference resource library, etc. Call 615/941-5354 Email: tindellsrestoration@gmail.com. Customized training can be set-up at your location as well. We can review your projects prior to class to decide if suitable. Try ALL our classes! Price:

$300.00

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$0.00

01/03/16 - 01/03/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM PORCELAIN, POTTERY & MORE - A TO Z
YOU PICK DATE & INQUIRE IF OPEN -Nashville,TN. Limit about 4 students-Customized Training (Class fee $350.00 per Day) "Hands-on" practice to develop skills. Bring your own damaged Porcelain, Pottery, Figurines,etc. This (1 to 5 Day)"Hands-on" class is to learn from A to Z restoration (DOES NOT include mediums offered in our other class listings). Learn cleaning, bonding, adding reinforcements, molding of new parts, airbrushing base coats & glazes, metallics, stencils, faux finishes,etc. Save money restoring some of your own pieces. Products, tools, equipment will be available for use during class & can be purchased after class or on our website. Student textbooks & diplomas awarded in class. Other information available with videos, reference resource library & More. Call 615/941-5354 or Email: tindellsrestoration@gmail.com. Customized training can be set-up at your location as well. We can review your projects prior to class to decide if suitable. Try ALL our classes & Join our fun group!! Price:

$350.00

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$0.00

01/05/16 - 01/05/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CRYSTAL & GLASS Training Program
YOU PICK DATE & INQUIRE IF OPEN - Limit about 4 students -Customized Training - (Class Fee $325.00 per day) "Hands-on" practice to develop skills. Bring your own damaged Crystal, Glass, Silver, Bakelite,etc. This (1 to 5 Day)"Hands-on" class Grinding/sculpting/polishing (DOES NOT include mediums offered in other class listings). Understand the various techniques required for different Crystal & Glass for the best restored finished product. Special techniques to re-shape chipped spouts, reduce stoppers to fit orphaned decanters, smooth out sharp rims, chipped glassware & more. Learn equipment alternatives for silver, bakelite,etc. Thermal & Salvage Classes part of (5)Days recommended. Products, tools, equipment will be available for use during class & can be purchased after class or on our website. Student textbooks & diplomas awarded in class. Other information available with videos, reference resource library & More. Call 615/941-5354 Email: tindellsrestoration@gmail.com. Crystal/Glass Video available. Price:

$325.00

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$0.00

01/06/16 - 01/06/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM DECAL & TRANSFERS - MARKS & MORE
YOU PICK DATE & INQUIRE IF OPEN- Decal Transfers -$275.00 for Day - Learn start to finish processes for transferring decals, marks, designs, & patterns that would normally be too difficult and/or time consuming to duplicate by hand. Learn the different methods to obtain source images. Learn to utilize Adobe Photoshop to change the color, size, and alignment of your source image. Learn how to print, apply, & set your decal. Hands-on Photoshop training & instruction booklet included, student diplomas awarded. The possibilities for this skill are limitless! For articles on the uses of decal transfers in restoration, please see the appropriate articles under our Published Articles Section on our website. Call us at 615-941-5354 or Email: tindellsrestoration@gmail.com or write: P.O. Box 1068, Antioch, TN. 37011-1068 for any details. We are flexible & negotiable. Customized training can be available for your location. We can review your projects prior to class to focus on results! Student textbooks available. Price:

$275.00

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$0.00

01/07/16 - 01/07/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM THERMAL FAST - Permanent Color Fills, Parts, Designs
YOU PICK DATE & INQUIRE IF OPEN- Thermal & Light Cured Color Fills, Parts, Designs & Instant "Permanent" Creations for Crystal, Glass, Porcelain, Mineral Objects (ex. Jade, Ivory, Marble) & More. (Class Fee $300.00 per day) Learn "SIMPLE" & "FAST" techniques to instantly restore minor damage to any surface! Unique processes developed by our school with fantastic results for permanent restore to chips, new parts, raised design, beaded & more. Products, tools, equipment will be available for use during class and can be purchased as well at class or on website. Student textbooks and certification for diploma award in class. Other information available with videos, reference resource library & More. Call us at 615-941-5354 Email: TindellsRestoration@gmail.com or write: P.O. Box 1068, Nashville, TN. 37011-1068for any details. Customized training can be available for your location. We can review your projects prior to class to focus on results! See other classes offered as well!! Price:

$300.00

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$0.00

01/08/16 - 01/01/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM HOURLY INSTRUCTION - SCHEDULE AS NEEDED!!
Hourly Training Available- students who do not have the time to take off a full day or more to attend our regularly scheduled programs can book training by the hour. Private at $75 per hour or during a class $75 per hr . Just look over all our training offerings & then give us a call 615-941-5354 or 945-2950 or write: P.O. Box 1068, Antioch, TN. 37011-1068 Email: tindellsrestoration@gmail.com to schedule customized training sessions for one or more hours. The hour(s) can be during a regular training session already in progress or set-up on separate days, weekly, monthly, etc. This can give an individual the opportunity to develop any or all of the skills needed for successful restoration at their own pace. Student textbooks can be purchased per area of study or will be awarded as part of testing & diplomas upon completion of a required number of hours for that skill. We can also negotiate a special rate for us to visit at your location for personal assistance of studio set-up, ongoing projects, etc. Price:

$75.00

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$0.00

01/10/16 - 01/10/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM OIL PAINTING - instruction A to Z for developing artist
YOU PICK DATE & INQUIRE IF OPEN- 2 days total cost only $375.00 - Oil Painting for the Developing Artist will be presented in a two day workshop. The beginning oil painter will become comfortable with manipulating oil paints, canvas, and brushes. The artist will learn the basics of color mixing, learn to recognize value and chroma, learn the basics of composition, and may complete a painting. Students should contact us prior to the beginning of class for class requirements and setup needs. Most supplies may be purchased at our studio. This class is an aid to Oil Painting restoration to learn how to best "touch-up" damage to old paintings for correct color matching, etc. as well. It is not a "oil painting restore" class but is an extra aid to that class for color matching, etc. Each workshop teaches different types of paintings. This workshop teaches basic landscape painting. Price:

$375.00

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01/12/16 - 01/01/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM GIFT CERTIFICATES - CUSTOMIZED / TRANSFERABLE
Tindell's Restoration will mail you a gift certificate for the amount purchased. It can be for any amount(s). This can be applied as a credit for class training, equipment,or supply purchases. This certificate can be transferable & is only valid for up to one year from date of issue. This Certificate cannot apply to attendance of events Tindell's Restoration performs for other organizations. Those activities are not sponsored by us, & attendance fees are collected directly by those organizations. Tindell's only appears as a function within their event & has no control over fee collections. Please email us at: tindellsrestoration@gmail.com or call: 615-941-5354 or 945-2950 /write: P.O. Box 1068,Antioch,TN.37011-1068 to request any special note(s) on the GIFT CERTIFICATE(s). Let us know if you wish the Certificate mailed to the recipient. You may join our free web site first if you wish to order thru our "shopping cart" feature with PayPal credit card systems or send a check? Call us for more info. Price:

$50.00

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$0.00

01/13/16 - 01/01/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM Installment Payment Plan for All Class Registrations
Per request, we have set up a payment plan for partial payment submissions. These payments can go toward any of our classes listed on our site. It can also be applied to product, tools, equipment or hourly instruction balances due. Please contact us through the site to inform us of which class(es) you wish to take. We will apply your first installment as an advance deposit to hold your place in the class of your choice. Additional payments will be credited towards the total fee due. If there is a remaining difference between the total you have paid & the total required to take the course, then please contact us for final payment. To discuss call 615-941-5354 or 945-2950. Email: tindellsrestoration@gmail.com or write: P.O. Box 1068, Antioch, TN 37011. Payments are refundable less the credit card process fee should an emergency arrive to prevent usage of deposit, etc. Price:

$100.00

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$0.00

01/14/16 - 01/01/17 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM FUNDRAISERS - Non-profit donations to Historic Associations
Fundraiser - DAMAGE APPRAISAL ASSESSMENT EVENTs- Plan an EVENT with us to raise funds for your cause, museum, or non-profit group. Charge a fee per item or admission. Attendees can bring their own Oil Paintings, Art, Antiques, Collectibles...damaged/ or not ... photos of the objects you would like to have information about in regards to the restoration assessment of the damage. Learn the impact the damage & restoration may have on it's total possible appraised value. Receive resource information for replacement, suggestions on best materials to use for restoration. Request a cost estimate range for a professional restoration or considerations for alternative solutions to the damaged object. Obtain referrals to other services, advice on future care, use, & durability of your treasures. Get Disaster Relief guidelines for protection of valuables, & much more. Professional Appraisal requests will not be offered Free of Charge during this seminar. Assessments given are Not guaranteed values. Price:

$0.00

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$0.00

01/14/16 - 01/01/17 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM RESTORATION DAMAGE ASSESSMENT APPRAISAL
RESTORATION DAMAGE APPRAISAL ASSESSMENT DAYs - Advanced Sign-up required for a Day. Claim Information & Assistance. Fee of $50 can be applied to a restore. Space is limited so call or email attend. You are welcome to bring your own damaged pieces or photos of the objects you would like to have information about in regards to the restoration assessment of the damage. Learn the impact the damage and restoration may have on it's total possible appraised value. Receive resource information for replacement or suggestions on best materials to use for restoration. Request a cost estimate range for a professional restoration or considerations for alternative solutions to the damaged object. Obtain referrals to other services, advice on future care, use, & durability of your damaged treasures. Get Disaster Relief guidelines for protection of valuables, & much more. Professional Appraisal requests will not be offered Free of Charge during this seminar. Assessments given are Not guaranteed values during seminar. Price:

$50.00

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$0.00

10/13/17 - 10/24/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM FRAMES - restore Old, New & Custom Conservation Techniques
YOU PICK DATE & INQUIRE IF OPEN- Frame Restoration - (Class Fee $325.00 per Day) Learn how to properly clean, bond, fill, make molds and new parts, airbrush, apply different types of golds, even learn to restore some unusual frame types such as metal, venetian, etc. Products, tools, and equipment will be available for use during class and can be purchased at class or on the website. Recommend at least (3) Days to Learn all techniques. Student textbooks and certification for diploma awarded in class. Other information available with videos, reference resource library & More. Call us at 615-941-5354 or Email: TindellsRestoration@gmail.com or write: P.O. Box 1068, Antioch, TN 37011-1068 for details. Customized training can be available for your location. We can review your frame projects prior to class. See other classes offered as well!! Price:

$325.00

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$0.00

10/13/17 - 10/24/17 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM OIL PAINTINGS - cleaning & full conservation
YOU PICK DATE & INQUIRE IF OPEN -Oil Paintings - $375.00 per day with 3 days recommended. Limit about 4 students - Customized Training with small class size to allow- "Hands-on" practice to develop skills. Bring your own damaged oil paintings to be worked on while learning procedures for cleaning, conditioning, patching, "in-painting", sealing. Also a look at Frames if requested to include new parts, airbrush & handpaint, apply metallic golds, faux finish & more. Save money by restoring some of your own pieces. Products, tools, equipment will be available for use during class & can be purchased anytime on our website. Student textbooks & diplomas awarded in class. Other information available with videos, reference resource library & More. Call 615-941-5354 or use "Contact Us" on this web site or write: PO Box 1068, Nashville, TN. 37011-1068. Customized training can be set-up at your location as well. We can review your oil painting & frame projects prior to class to decide if suitable. Price:

$375.00

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$0.00

     
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According to DiAnna Tindell there is no joy greater than returning an object that has been chipped, cracked or broken to its original shape and beauty. "There's nothing to match the appreciation in the owner's eyes when they first see it," said Tindell. {more}
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