MASTERCLASS - Introduction to Reactive Metal Paints: Create a Copper Verdigris Decorative Box’ with Frank Holmes

In this unique class, participants will paint a beautiful decorative box using authentic metallic paint containing real copper and zinc particles. A patina ageing solution will then be applied to react with the paint creating a stunning Verdigris effect. The wooden box will be prepared with a Lincrusta design and primed ready to start decorating.

Frank is an experienced craftsman having spent almost 30 years honing his skills in all aspects of painting and decorating. He specialises in wallcovering installation and is a certified Advanced Lincrusta Installer. Frank loves to be creative, his other services include gilding, decorative paint effects and spray-painting kitchen cabinets.



  • Date
  • Fri 15 March 2019