We are proud retailers of Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan.  It can be purchased in store or on our online store.    

We are proud retailers of Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan.  It can be purchased in store or on our online store. 

 

This is a great workshop for anyone who wants to learn the basics of painting with Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan!  Just bring your own small piece to work on and we'll provide the rest.  We will go over various techniques including applying your paint, distressing, two layer distressing, and waxing with both the clear and colored waxes.  Join us for 2 hours of fun and leave the clean-up to us!  Bring your girlfriends for a fun event.

Workshop Details: You will also receive a 10% discount on all of the Annie Sloan paint and accessories the night of the class. The workshop will be held at our store in New London.  Food and beverages will be provided.  Wear comfortable clothes to paint in!  The class will be $45 dollars, nonrefundable.  We understand that things come up suddenly, but to make things flow smoothly for us and the other members in the class we require a 48 hour cancellation notice.  If cancelling, you will have one opportunity to reschedule. 

Thursday classes are 5:30 p.m., Saturdays 9:00 a.m.

Chalk paint workshop 101
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Cabinet painting workshop
40.00

This class will be held at our store from 9 am to 10 am.  

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Chalk Paint® is a famous decorative paint that was developed by Annie Sloan in 1990.  Chalk Paint® adheres to most surfaces and creates results you wouldn't believe, while also being quick and easy.  Use it for a textured, distressed, or smooth contemporary finish or even a wash.  

Chalk Paint® is a non-toxic, water based paint that is lead-free, EG-free, odor-free and has very low volatile organic compounds.  The palette of colours were chosen very carefully by Annie.  They range from soft, pale hues to bright, vivid tones reminiscent of historic european decor as well as strong 20th century colours.  They are rich and strong so they may be lightened, mixed together, dulled with Dark Wax or used as washes without losing their intensity and depth. The Annie Sloan soft wax is available in Clear and Dark. 

This is more than just a paint.  It has been the inspiration, expression, and creativity of many through the help of Annie Sloan.  It has become recognized for its superior quality and integrity, and the authenticity of the results it offers.  To learn more, please join us and register for a workshop! 

Here at Distressed Treasures, we are Certified Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® Stockists.  We traveled to New Orleans to go through extensive training from the Annie Sloan Team and can't wait to share what we learned with you.  Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan is only available through Annie Sloans selected network of independent shops, which we are very proud of.  Each Stockist is hand picked for their individual style and the best part yet, no two stores are the same.  Only Annie Sloan Stockists are trained in the Annie Sloan Method.   We offer workshops and practical advise on color and techniques, which will  give you the confidence to express your own personal style in the home.  

We will be conducting hands on workshops debuting Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® and waxes.   Discover how to make your own Annie Sloan projects stand out from the crowd by learning different paint techniques.  You will leave feeling inspired and ready to put these technique to use on your own projects and pieces.