If  you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to go to design school and learn about color theory, furniture styles, and the tools of the trade, here is your opportunity! Our featured guest speakers also offer written tutorials on everything from glazing to decoupage.

We’ve taken all of the basics of design and created articles to help you learn and do better. Here is just a small sampling of the articles in The Design Center library waiting for you, and three new articles are delivered every week of your continued membership.

MID-CENTURY MODERN COLOR PALETTE

MCM furniture is on trend right now, and customers are looking for the latest and most inspiring redesigns of this sleek, modern style. If you find an MCM treasure in need of a redo, be sure to keep the proper style and color factors in mind.

Click here to read more and see some examples…

 

HOW TO BUILD A STACKED SUITCASE TABLE 

{GUEST SPEAKER TAMMY SCHULTZ}

A fabulous tutorial on creating a one-of-a-kind table using those vintage suitcases that we KNOW you have been collecting.

Click here for the full tutorial…

MILK PAINT BASICS: RECIPES FOR SUCCESS

Milk paint is not just for chippy anymore! Read on to discover four unique finishes that you can easily create using one milk paint product! Print and paint with these easy-to-follow recipes for opaque, bonding agent, wash and stain applications.

Click here to read more…

TOOLS OF THE TRADE: PAINTERS TAPE

Tape – you can’t live with, and you can’t live without it. With so many different kinds on the market right now, how do you choose?

Click here for a list of products and their uses…

SHOPPING LIST: MID-CENTURY MODERN ACCESSORIES FOR STAGING

It’s time to take that perfect photograph of your mid-century masterpiece, but how do you stage it to reflect it’s clean and sleek lineage?

Click here for a shopping list…

COLOR COLLECTION SERIES: BACK IN BLACK

The cool thing about using black as our furniture color is that there are so many options for the finish, and the finish sets the tone for the style. Sleek and modern, distressed and rustic, iron and industrial, elegant and formal.

Read more…

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Click here to join now and receive instant access to

  • Video Library with over 18 videos waiting for you right from the start and one new technique video added for every week of your paid membership. Additional bonus videos are added every month!
  • Shop Talk with Rob – a video series featuring how to fix common issues, use basic tools, and more.
  • Product Library – a very inclusive and broad catalog of products in every category related to painting.
  • The Design Center – lessons in color, updates on trends, written tutorials on color-mixing and color-layering, and technique talk that goes over various trending styles. 
  • Styled to Sell – tips and tricks for making the most of your finished pieces through staging and photography.
  • New articles and tutorials added in every department every week!
  • Monthly Contests – enter to win monthly prize packages from our product sponsors.
  • Product Discounts – monthly sponsors feature special offers for members only.
  • Subscription to the FPU Weekly Messenger – highlighting all of the new weekly additions to the FPU Campus.

Monthly memberships auto-renew every month. You can cancel at any time, so click here to give it a try now!

$99.00 - 6-Month Membership - Save $20!

 Click here to join now and receive instant access to

  • Video Library with over 18 videos waiting for you right from the start and one new technique video added for every week of your paid membership. Additional bonus videos are added every month!
  • Shop Talk with Rob – a video series featuring how to fix common issues, use basic tools, and more.
  • Product Library – a very inclusive and broad catalog of products in every category related to painting.
  • The Design Center – lessons in color, updates on trends, written tutorials on color-mixing and color-layering, and technique talk that goes over various trending styles. 
  • Styled to Sell – tips and tricks for making the most of your finished pieces through staging and photography.
  • New articles and tutorials added in every department every week!
  • Monthly Contests – enter to win monthly prize packages from our product sponsors.
  • Product Discounts – monthly sponsors feature special offers for members only.
  • Subscription to the FPU Weekly Messenger – highlighting all of the new weekly additions to the FPU Campus.

Memberships auto-renew every six months. You can cancel at any time, so click here to give it a try now!

 

 

$199.00 - One Year Membership- Save $40!

Click here to join now and receive instant access to

  • Video Library with over 18 videos waiting for you right from the start and one new technique video added for every week of your paid membership. Additional bonus videos are added every month!
  • Shop Talk with Rob – a video series featuring how to fix common issues, use basic tools, and more.
  • Product Library – a very inclusive and broad catalog of products in every category related to painting.
  • The Design Center – lessons in color, updates on trends, written tutorials on color-mixing and color-layering, and technique talk that goes over various trending styles. 
  • Styled to Sell – tips and tricks for making the most of your finished pieces through staging and photography.
  • New articles and tutorials added in every department every week!
  • Monthly Contests – enter to win monthly prize packages from our product sponsors.
  • Product Discounts – monthly sponsors feature special offers for members only.
  • Subscription to the FPU Weekly Messenger – highlighting all of the new weekly additions to the FPU Campus.

Yearly memberships auto-renew every year. You can cancel at any time, so click here to give it a try now!