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Both paints provide incredible finishes and results. If you aren't sure, try both!

Chalk Paint™ with Ildiko Horvath - Shading & Ombre


When:  Saturday Marsh 3rd from 10am - 1pm

Price: $ 125.00 + HST
Location: Marsh Street Centre (187 Marsh St, Clarksburg)
  • Limited space available
  • Payment in full reserves your spot
  • Receive 10% off your paint after your workshop is complete
Join us for a special workshop taught by Annie's Sloan's very own Painter in Residence, Ildiko Horvath from Restored 4U!  During this hands-on workshop, Ildiko will teach three of her signature techniques.  First, you will learn how to expertly incorporate shading onto your detailed pieces without the use of tinted waxes or glazes, but instead just by using Annie Sloan paint. Ildiko will also teach her signature ombre technique that has made her the envy of furniture painters everywhere!  With her amazing blending, and bold use of colour, Ildiko Horvath's talent is unrivalled in the in the Chalk Paint world - this workshop is not to be missed!
All tools and materials will be supplied for the class, along with light refreshments. No prior painting experience is required.

Chalk Paint™ by Annie Sloan 101

   MMS Milk Paint for Beginners

    $90 - 3 Hours    

    $90 - 3 Hours

  This workshop covers the basics of the Annie Sloan method.  This is a beginners workshop that takes 3 hours and includes four basic finishes.  Two colour distress, Texture, Smooth & Colour Wash.

Light refreshments included

.  This workshop will provide an understanding of MMS Milk Paint, what it's best for and it's limitations;  A familiarity with the colours and products available in the product line;  A comfort level with mixing Milk Paint to a consistency that's appropriate for your project;  An understanding of our waxes and oil finishes and how to apply them correctly.  Hands on experience with basic techniques like layering two colours of paint, encouraging chipping with hemp oil, distressing, wet sanding and antiquing.  Includes four sample boards with notes for how to replicate looks taught in our workshop.

Light refreshments included.

Chalk Paint™ by Annie Sloan 102

    $90 - 3 Hours    

   This intermediate workshop focuses on the complimentary Annie Sloan products.  Craqueleur, Decoupage Glue and Varnish, and Gold Size -- as well as colourful stenciling over a textured paint surface.  This workshop takes three hours and includes tehniques for simple gilding, decoupage and Craqueleur finish and stenciling. 

Light refreshments included.

    Kitchen Cabinet Makeover with Chalk Paint™ by Annie Sloan     

   ​​​$100 – 3 Hours   

Come Prepared with two cabinet doors in hand and any relevant wall colour chips etc. and we will help you work out a beautiful new finish for those outdated kitchen cabinets. Whether previously painted, finished or raw wood there is still little to no sanding required. Our finishes last years! In this comprehensive workshop we will teach you how to DIY a new kitchen for thousands less than replacing cabinet doors. 

    Fall In Love with Chalk Paint™  by Annie Sloan

   ​$50.00 – 1.5 Hours   

These finishes are at the very heart of the Annie Sloan Method -- painting liberally and smoothly -- and they are easy to paint and quick to finish with Chalk Paint™ Wax.  Isn't that what Chalk Paint™ is all about!

Workshop Schedule 
Dates not lining up? Plan a custom workshop with a group of friends!