'Essential Techniques 1' is our introductory painting workshop - join us for a fun filled day where we will show you how fantastically easy it is to transform your furniture with Chalk Paint™. 

On selected dates we also run 'Essential Techniques 2' in the afternoon. You can book both for £120 and we also provide a delicious light lunch! Please CALL if you are interested in Essential Techniques 2!

NEW - Spring 2019 dates coming soon!

  • Saturday 19th Jan - 'Essential Techniques 1' @ Bonds, Dodwell Trading Park, Stratford-upon-Avon - SOLD OUT!
  • Saturday 23rd Feb - 'Essential Techniques 1' @ Bonds, Dodwell Trading Park, Stratford-upon-Avon - SOLD OUT!
  • Saturday 13th Apr - 'Essential Techniques 1' @ Bonds, Dodwell Trading Park, Stratford-upon-Avon - NEW DATE
  • Saturday 11th May - 'Essential Techniques 1' @ Henley Vintage & Interiors, Henley-in-Arden - NEW DATE

    About the course

    'Essential Techniques 1' is a half day course running from 10:30am to 1:30pm and costs £65 - it is the perfect introduction to using Annie's fantastic paint and will cover:
    • One colour ageing
    • Annie's signature technique-two colour distressed look
    • Crackling technique
    • How to use clear and dark wax effectively
    You will also complete your first project on the day - painting a small piece of your own
    The workshops are great fun and a real source of inspiration, we supply the following:
    • A mood board for you to paint and take home
    • All brushes, paint and waxes
    • Tea, coffee and lovely cakes!
    In addition to the above you will receive 10% off all Annie Sloan products at Henley Vintage and Interiors on the day.
    The workshops are led by Julie – Julie has been an Annie Sloan stockist for five years, is passionate about interiors and has been trained by Annie in Oxford.