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Our advanced workshop is suited to anyone who has some experience of using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint and would like to learn some fantastic new techniques and gain confidence in the use of Annie Sloan products.

This fun workshop will cover the following:

Flat finish

Ombre

Image transfer

Stencilling

Simple textured effect

Gilding

Craqueleur

Frottage

You will be shown, in detail, how to use many products to achieve all of these transformative advanced techniques in small classes of up to 6. We will work over two pine boards which are yours to take home and inspire your future projects.

Advanced Techniques costs £75pp and includes all the materials you need as well as refreshments throughout the workshop. The workshop will finish with a short studio tour and an opportunity to receive a 10% discount** on Annie Sloan products in the Paint Studio (**valid on the course date only and offer excludes Project Packs as these already contain discounted items).

OFFICIAL DATE TBC

 

This is a great opportunity to try out the Annie Sloan detail brushes and learn some super effective techniques to give your projects that extra detail.

Annie Sloan’s Detail Brush set is designed to bring a no-fuss approach to mark-making and decorative paint effects.

Ideal for painting fine details and dynamic shapes using Chalk Paint® and Gilding Waxes.

The workshop will cover techniques on a wooden board, followed by the painting of either a candle stick or a picture frame using your new skills!

The workshop will finish with a short studio tour and an opportunity to receive a 10% discount** on Annie Sloan products in the Paint Studio (**valid on the course date only and offer excludes Project Packs as these already contain discounted items).

OFFICIAL DATE TBC

Detail Brushes Workshop cost is £55pp and includes all the materials you need (including item you wish to paint) as well as refreshments throughout the workshop.

 

A relaxed and fun three hours when you will be given the opportunity to sample the Annie Sloan paints, brushes and waxes. This is an ideal introductory workshop suitable for beginners and those who have a little experience. During the workshop you will learn the following:

Two-colour distressing

Texturing the Paint

Wax application

Colour mixing

Smooth finish and wash effect.

The workshop will finish with a short studio tour and an opportunity to receive a 10% discount** on Annie Sloan products in the Paint Studio (**valid on the course date only and offer excludes Project Packs as these already contain discounted items).

OFFICIAL DATES TBC

Introduction Workshop cost is £65pp and includes all the materials you need as well as refreshments throughout the workshop.

 

Join us for our next floral workshop – an autumn themed pumpkin arrangement. It will be two hours of creative fun. Included in the price are all the flowers, materials, tea/coffee and a spooky cake!

Location: The Richmond Room, The Stables, Hylands Estate. Chelmsford.

A relaxed and fun three hours when you will be given the opportunity to sample the Annie Sloan paints, brushes and waxes. This is an ideal introductory workshop suitable for beginners and those who have a little experience. During the workshop you will learn the following:

Two-colour distressing

Texturing the Paint

Wax application

Colour mixing

Smooth finish and wash effect.

The workshop will finish with a short studio tour and an opportunity to receive a 10% discount** on Annie Sloan products in the Paint Studio (**valid on the course date only and offer excludes Project Packs as these already contain discounted items).

OFFICIAL DATES TBC

Introduction Workshop cost is £65pp and includes all the materials you need as well as refreshments throughout the workshop.

 

 

Mixing our love of fabric, chalk paint and upcycling, we are excited to be bringing you our first chair makeover workshop!

This is a full days course where you will learn how to reupholster a drop-in seat style vintage chair (provided) using one of our beautiful fabrics as well as giving it your own style of chalk paint finish.

All materials, including the chair are provided.

You come away with invaluable skills and a brand new chair!

The workshop will finish with a short studio tour and an opportunity to receive a 10% discount** on Annie Sloan products in the Paint Studio (**valid on the course date only and offer excludes Project Packs as these already contain discounted items).

OFFICIAL DATE TBC

LOCATION: The Richmond Room, The Stables Visitors Centre, London Road, Chelmsford, CM2 8WQ

 

Join us for our next floral workshop – an autumn themed pumpkin arrangement. It will be two hours of creative fun. Included in the price are all the flowers, materials, tea/coffee and a spooky cake!

Location: The Richmond Room, The Stables, Hylands Estate. Chelmsford.

Join us for our next floral workshop – an autumn themed pumpkin arrangement. It will be two hours of creative fun. Included in the price are all the flowers, materials, tea/coffee and a spooky cake!

Location: The Richmond Room, The Stables, Hylands Estate. Chelmsford.