Owner Paul is an accomplished woodworker and his attention to detail ensures that our furniture is guaranteed to be in excellent condition and treasured for many years. Every piece of furniture offered in the store has passed through Paul’s workshop and been professionally refreshed, restored, repaired and polished. And Paul does personal furniture restoration work for clients, please contact us to discuss.
Antique Addict stocks Cottage Paint, a Canadian-made, clay based paint that is available in 58 beautiful colours, plus glazes, waxes and topcoats. It is simple to use – no sanding, priming or stripping. Cottage Paint makes it easy to transform that tired old piece into something special!
Cottage Paint 101 Workshop is taught by the talented Jennifer at her sea view studio in Saltair, just 5 minutes from the store. Learn decorative painting techniques such as two colour distress, finishing techniques, rubbing back, dry brushing, design transfers and more! Cost is $125 and includes all supplies plus 15% off your Cottage Paint purchase at Antique Addict.
Workshops: Decoupage or Floorcloth – next dates tba
Call for info 250-245-6533 or email: shop [at] antiqueaddict [dot] ca.
Antique Addict also carries a specialty product called Kramer’s Best Antique Improver. We have found it to be the best product available to clean, renew and revitalize your furniture. Paul uses this product on all the furniture he sells and refinishes.
It is available in 8oz bottles for $29, 16oz for $55, & 32oz bottles for $98.