The Sunday Builder – Walls

Sunday 14 April14.00 – 16.00

Learn how to tackle simple DIY task in these monthly masterclasses.

Are you a total DIY novice or just looking to brush up on a few skills? Join us at The Sunday Builder, a DIY master class that will take you step by step through various DIY jobs, leaving you with the confidence to tackle challenges in your own home – be that making small improvements or protecting your rental deposit!

The Sunday Building is a programme inspired by the Farrell Centre’s exhibition BUILDING, facilitated by experienced technician and DIY-er Katy Coles. The programme works to empower participants and promote the sharing of skills.

Lesson 1: Walls 

In this first session we will learn how to fill, prep, prime and paint walls. Learning all the basics from which job needs which brush to how best to fill and hide holes from your landlord.

Important information

Due to the nature of the nature of the activities these workshops are for participants aged 18+


The Farrell Centre presents BUILDING: An exhibition under construction which will transform the exhibition galleries into live making spaces in an exploration of the process of building.

The exhibition emerges from the major research project Translating Ferro / Transforming Knowledges of Architecture, Design and Labour for the New Field of Production Studies (TF/TK).

Sunday 14 April

14.00 – 16.00


The Sir Terry Farrell Building
Eldon Place
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 7RD United Kingdom


Booking Information
Booking via Eventbrite

Suitable for ages 18+