Annie Sloan Accredited Workshops
Ever wondered how to create the French look by transforming old unloved furniture using quick and simple paint techniques? Well we can teach you using Chalk Paint™, a decorative paint from Annie Sloan and waxes at our Annie Sloan approved Workshops. The workshops take place at a beautiful converted tithe barn in Sopley.
The recently updated half day workshop, An Introduction to the Annie Sloan Method , will give you all the basic skills you need to upcycle or transform funiture.
The follow on advanced workshop is Annie Sloan Techniques for Colour and Style . Also taking a half day it has been designed to build on your existing skills by exploring decorative techniques, the use of colour and how they relate to style.
Finally, for the more experienced, we offer the chance for you to bring a small piece of furniture to our Bring Your Own Furniture Workshop
where you can work with the tutors to create a unique piece in pretty much any style or finish.
Why not try the Patterned Roller and Lampshade Making workshop? You don't need to have attended any of the painting workshops before however if you have, these rollers are a great addition to your portfolio of possible effects and finishes.
A great and effective technique is to transfer images from photos, adverts and lettering to either wood or fabric. On our workshop How to Transfer Images onto Wood and Fabric we'll teach you how.
Stenciling has changed a lot since the 80's and 90's so we have put together a new workshop that will bring you bang up to-date with the latest trends and techniques
in the Learn to Stencil Wood & Fabric & Make Your Own Stunning Stenciled Lampshade workshop.