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Winter Workshop Series: How to Paint Your Classic, Collector or Project Car with Tracy Tichenor

Saturday, April 24, 2021
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Contact & More Info
Contact: Josh Russell
Email: jrussell@gilmorecarmuseum.org
Phone: (269) 671-5089

Gilmore Winter Workshop class with special guest instructor Tracy Tichenor (Schererville, IN), career expert bodyman, pro painter, and hot rod & custom car and truck builder. This class will focus on an inexpensive repaint process on a 1993 Mustang GT: repair, mud, sand, prep, tape, and shoot color & clear.

The Gilmore Winter Workshop series provides one-day tech education classes for beginners, hobbyists, enthusiasts on a variety of topics across auto repair, restoration, and hot rodding, including content on tools, techniques, materials, pro tips, tricks and demonstrations.

Each Winter Workshop class runs Saturday morning from 9:00am – 2:00pm in the Gilmore Garage Works building, lunch will be brought in from the museum café at 12:00pm (hot dogs, chips, sodas), then students can tour the museum and galleries from 2:00pm – 5:00pm. 

Capacity is limited – maximum 30 students per class. Tickets must be purchased online in advance -- no walk-ups permitted.

By order of Michigan’s governor, all museum visitors age 5 and over are required to wear a face mask in all indoor spaces, and in outside venues at any posted “mask required” areas or any time social distancing of 6’ cannot be maintained at any area of the museum.



  • Adults: $50
  • Members: $34
  • Teens (ages 15-18): $25

Tickets to a Winter Workshop class gets you into all areas of the museum as well as the class itself.

*Please note Museum Memberships are NOT valid for free admission to Winter Workshop classes*