Workshop Calendar

Ballston Spa Workshops

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Chalk Paint® 101 – The Basics

Learn the basics of Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan.  In this class you’ll learn three distinct finishes (smooth modern finish, layered distressed, & rustic), proper application of clear and dark waxes, brush-stroke techniques, wet sanding, distressing, gilding wax, custom color mixing and proper furniture prep for your in-home projects! Class fee is $95. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

Chalk Paint® 102 – The Next Step

Expand your knowledge with more advanced techniques using Chalk Paint® and other Annie Sloan products by building on The Basics – 101 class.  You’ll be working on a lovely serving tray, finished and ready to display or use when you take it home that night!

You will learn Frottage in a traditional French manner, Decoupage, Craqueler application, stenciling the Annie Sloan way and much more! Class fee is $95.

**Completion of Chalk Paint® 101 workshop required before taking 102!**

Keep The Piece Chalk Painting

Keep The Piece class allows you to bring in a small piece as we help guide you through painting. You’ll receive one-on-one coaching and training. Class fee is $95.

Garden Chair

Join us to create a beautiful planter for your porch. This step by step class transforms an old chair into a lovely home decor item! You’ll leave feeling inspired and creative. All supplies including the chair, paint and flowers are provided! Class fee is $95. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

Layered Effects

Take your chalk painting skills to the next level and learn the techniques to create beautiful pieces! In this class you will learn three different specialty finishes. Dry brushing, color washing and three layered distressed with waxing between layers. Class fee is $95. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED