Friday 24 March, 2023

Essential Techniques 1

: A Painted Room
  • Location: 6 York Road

    Kings Heath



    B14 7RZ
  • Start: 10:00 am
  • End: 1:00 pm
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  • Phone: 0121 441 2021
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Essential Techniques 1 – introduces beginners and those with a bit of knowledge of chalk paint to the basic techniques, enabling you to tackle your own projects with confidence! The workshops are fun and relaxed sessions run by Gabrielle and her team, who have been trained by Annie Sloan. On the day we will cover:

  • A one colour smooth finish  
  • Two colour distressed look  
  • Basic waxing
  • Colour mixing
  • Textured finishes
  • Sgraffito decorative technique &
  • Gilding waxes

You will be experimenting on sample boards first and then applying these techniques to a picture frame that we will supply, which you can take home with you. All materials are provided. There is also the chance to purchase any of the Annie Sloan products on sale in our shop at a discount of 10% on the day.

Workshops are held at A Painted Room, 6 York Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham B14 7RZ