"How to be your Own Decorator" Design Style Workshop
"Cabinet Rehab Basics" Chalk Paint® Technique Workshop
Eliminate the guess work and experience the unique characteristics of Chalk Paint® for DIY and professional artisan updates of tired bathroom or kitchen cabinets. Because there is usually NO NEED TO SAND OR PRIME, the paint's quick drying properties and long term durability of the product, Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® has virtually revolutionized ...
"Cabinet Rehab Embellishments" Chalk Paint® Technique Workshop
There is so much more than basic cabinet painting for creative expression on kitchen and bath cabinetry. You won't have time to create each finish in the workshop, so you will choose from a variety of options.... appliques, texture mediums, patterns and image transfers to express your own individuality in your own color palette. We will also e...
"Cabinet Rehab_Paint with a Pro" Chalk Paint® Technique Workshop
Most of our students have the self-confidence after taking our "Cabinet Rehab Basics" workshop to tackle their cabinet finishing projects on their own. However, we have had several requests for more directed help, so we are offering this private, all inclusive workshop one-on-one to guide you through the process for your specific job. Starting...
Chalk Paint® Basics Workshop
"Classic Annie" Chalk Paint® Basics Workshop
Let us introduce you to Chalk Paint® decorative paint created by Annie Sloan in 1990. The introduction of this paint to the US marketplace in 2011 has completely revolutionized and revitalized the trend for painted finishes. Developed primarily for refurbishing cabinets and furniture, this versatile paint will stick to almost any surface, usuall...
"French Barnwood Finish" Chalk Paint Technique Workshop
The "modern rustic" aesthetic is so very popular in "our neck of the woods"! We found the newest finishes at Restoration Hardware are combinations of warm undertones with cool grays. Nancy is happy to share a layered barnwood finish she designed over the summer for a client's pantry doors. Using combinations & layers of neutral colors, was...
Design Style Workshop
"How to Use Colour in Your Home" Design Style Workshop
This NEW Annie Sloan Method Workshop draws on Annie's 30+ years of knowledge and experience of transforming interior spaces. Through a series of worksheets, this workshop will introduce you to new ways of integrating colour and style into your home. Learn the basics of colour theory, colour coordination and colour mixing. Pre-requisite: "Fall i...
"Intro to Fabric Painting" with Chalk Paint® Technique Workshop
YES, the versatility of Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan is amazing! Become comfortable fabric painting and dying with Chalk Paint. You will learn what the best fabric choices are, proper preparation and dying techniques. Then embellish your fabric with image transfers and stenciling techniques to create "one of a kind" samples. You can apply what ...
"Mastering Glazing" Technique Workshop
Long a staple in decorative painting, glazing techniques add a layer of "antiquing" and visual depth to cabinetry, furniture and wall finishes. Although Annie Sloan Soft Dark Wax will give the illusion of antiquing on furniture, this workshop will explain the differences between waxing & glazing and educate you about the myriad types of glaz...
Chalk Paint® Basics Workshop
"Mastering Waxing" Technique Workshop using Annie Sloan Soft Wax
Annie Sloan's traditional hand rubbed waxed finish is her standard, however, waxing can be achieved in a multitude of ways! The many techniques taught will include how to distress, color wash, tint & tone with Annie Sloan Soft Wax. We will share a few tricks to help chase away any fears you may have of working with wax. Pre-requisite: "Fall...
Chalk Paint® Workshop
"Mix It! Chalk Paint® Colour Recipes Technique Workshop
For those of you who insist on “Pottery Barn Black” or “Why isn’t there a brown?”…this is the workshop for you. Webster defines Mixture…. “The combined elements lose their individual identities and are fused, blended, or compounded in the result”. Inspired by Annie Sloan’s Workbook published in November, 2012, and her book “Color Recipes”, we w...
Paint with a Pro
"Paint With A Pro" Design on Demand Workshop
Design on Demand: Private Color Consultations & Technique Education $75.00/hour: one hour minimum ArtWorks NW is proud to offer private workshops that will allow you to create beautiful finishes and give you an in-depth understanding of our product lines. You will be able to refinish your furniture/cabinetry on your own at home with confiden...
Chalk Paint® Workshop
"Paintin' Party" BYOP Chalk Paint® Workshop
Inspired by a student who wanted to plan a bridal shower for her niece where the guests painted "hand me down" heirlooms in the bride's chosen color palette & design style, our "Paintin' Parties" were born. This concept is perfect for bridal and baby showers, birthday parties, date night, girls night out & team building. Invite your gue...