Red Living Workshop: Chalk Paint™ 101 Annie Sloan Techniques


The Basics of the Annie Sloan Method In Courtenay and Nanaimo - 

Come and learn in this hands-on workshop how Chalk Paint™ can be used in a number of different ways, just as Annie intended - thick, thin, smooth, textured and overlaid and rubbed through:

We cover these application techniques on sample boards that you take home along with you own colour chart, colour mixes, and load of inspiration.

Starting with an introduction to the Chalk Paint™ Colour Pallet and Discussion on colour mixing and home decor colour pallets.

and on to Painting  ... and all the possibilities with these simple painting lessons:

  1. Annie’s signature finish: Painting a two-coloured distressed finish - the easy way.
  2. Painting a smooth modern or contemporary finish 
  3. Painting a rustic, textured and worn finish, achieving cracks and finish options
  4. Soft wash of colour over mouldings, water techniques, frontage , wood staining.

You will also learn the proper technique of applying Clear, White, Black and Dark, Chalk Paint™ Wax to create a beautiful mellow and protective finish. 

All supplies included. Just show up in your paint clothes.
Aprons available.
Refreshments and snacks provided.
3 Hours

Workshop Fee: $139 + GST