Saturday 27 February, 2021

Introduction to the Annie Sloan Method (Techniques I)

: Annie Sloan
  • Location: 2920-D Martinsville Road

    Greensboro, North Carolina 27408

    United States
  • Start: 10:00 am
  • End: 1:00 am
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This workshop is a thorough introduction to the basics of painting with the amazing and versatile Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan.  You will learn how to create some of the most popular Chalk Paint® finishes as well as a few more advanced techniques for adding that special finishing touch!

Techniques covered:

  • Surface prep and when it’s needed
  • Selecting the right brush
  • Painting with Chalk Paint®
  • Classic two-colored distressed finish
  • Flat and ultra-smooth finishes
  • Textured rustic finish
  • Color mixing
  • Paint washes
  • Stenciling
  • Basic waxing techniques
  • Colored wax effects, including Gilding Wax 
  • The importance of letting your finish cure
  • Aftercare

All materials are provided, and you can enjoy a 10% discount on the entire line of Annie Sloan products the day of the workshop.   This is a hands-on workshop, please come dressed to paint!

The fee for this workshop is $95; prepayment is required.