Workshops

Annie Sloan Workshops

Artisan by Design, Stockist for CHALK PAINT® Decorative Paint by Annie Sloan presents Workshops at

BLACKLION
10635 Park Rd
Charlotte, NC 28210

Please call 704/541-1148 to register for a workshop!

Preregistration and prepayment are required to secure a place in all of our workshops, please. If, for any reason you are unable to attend a course you’ve enrolled in, please let us know at least 24 hours in advance and we will apply your fees to a future class of your choice.


Upcoming Workshops at BLACKLION

Driftwood Finishes with Chalk Paint®   $39.00

Sunday January 12, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Learn three different ways to achieve this incredibly popular finish (reminiscent of aged driftwood or barn wood), with Chalk Paint® and Wax! We will be using Annie Sloan’s more neutral palette of colors, along with all four colors of Chalk Paint® Wax, and a couple of other embellishment “tools.” All supplies are included.

*Prerequisite: Chalk Paint® 101, Intro to the Annie Sloan Method, or BYOP

Driftwood Finishes with Chalk Paint®

*The Next Level with Chalk Paint®   $99.00

Saturday January 18, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

The workshop you’ve been asking for! In this class, you’ll learn everything you need to know about gilding with metal leaf and transfer foils, embossed finishes, frottage, and Annie Sloan Cracqueleur. You will also learn to achieve a multi-color “Rough Luxe” effect with Chalk Paint and metal leaf. You will leave with beautiful sample boards and a folder of reference information. All supplies are included.

Bring Your Own Piece Workshop   $85.00

Sunday January 19, 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Are you a DIY’er and want to check out the amazing Chalk Paint® Decorative Paint by Annie Sloan system? Or have you taken one of the Introductory workshops and just need a little bit of guidance to jump into painting your own furniture? Bring a small piece of furniture (ie. Small table, chair, picture frame or two—you must be able to carry it in yourself!!!!) and we will cover simple techniques and wax application to get you started. The Chalk Paint® color palette will be available along with all four Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® Waxes (Clear, Dark, White and Black), and expert guidance. All supplies are included, however if you are unable to finish in the time allotted you must purchase your own supplies in order to finish at home.

BYOP (Bring Your Own Piece)

Introduction to the Annie Sloan Method*   $99.00

Saturday January 25, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The perfect class for the beginning painter, in this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn SEVEN different techniques with the amazing Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan, along with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® Wax and Gilding Wax application! You’ll leave our workshop with 5 beautiful sample boards, and a picture frame that you’ve painted and waxed in your choice of colors, a folder of reference information, and the knowledge and ability to paint and wax your own projects at home! All supplies are included.

* This workshop was formerly called Chalk Paint® 101. Please note that sample boards shown may be different than those actually used in the workshop.

Bring Your Own Piece Workshop   $85.00

Wednesday February 05, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Are you a DIY’er and want to check out the amazing Chalk Paint® Decorative Paint by Annie Sloan system? Or have you taken one of the Introductory workshops and just need a little bit of guidance to jump into painting your own furniture? Bring a small piece of furniture (ie. Small table, chair, picture frame or two—you must be able to carry it in yourself!!!!) and we will cover simple techniques and wax application to get you started. The Chalk Paint® color palette will be available along with all four Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® Waxes (Clear, Dark, White and Black), and expert guidance. All supplies are included, however if you are unable to finish in the time allotted you must purchase your own supplies in order to finish at home.

BYOP (Bring Your Own Piece)

Introduction to the Annie Sloan Method*   $99.00

Saturday February 08, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The perfect class for the beginning painter, in this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn SEVEN different techniques with the amazing Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan, along with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® Wax and Gilding Wax application! You’ll leave our workshop with 5 beautiful sample boards, and a picture frame that you’ve painted and waxed in your choice of colors, a folder of reference information, and the knowledge and ability to paint and wax your own projects at home! All supplies are included.

* This workshop was formerly called Chalk Paint® 101. Please note that sample boards shown may be different than those actually used in the workshop.

Driftwood Finishes with Chalk Paint®   $39.00

Wednesday February 12, 10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Learn three different ways to achieve this incredibly popular finish (reminiscent of aged driftwood or barn wood), with Chalk Paint® and Wax! We will be using Annie Sloan’s more neutral palette of colors, along with all four colors of Chalk Paint® Wax, and a couple of other embellishment “tools.” All supplies are included.

*Prerequisite: Chalk Paint® 101, Intro to the Annie Sloan Method, or BYOP

Driftwood Finishes with Chalk Paint®

Introduction to the Annie Sloan Method*   $99.00

Saturday February 22, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The perfect class for the beginning painter, in this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn SEVEN different techniques with the amazing Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan, along with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® Wax and Gilding Wax application! You’ll leave our workshop with 5 beautiful sample boards, and a picture frame that you’ve painted and waxed in your choice of colors, a folder of reference information, and the knowledge and ability to paint and wax your own projects at home! All supplies are included.

* This workshop was formerly called Chalk Paint® 101. Please note that sample boards shown may be different than those actually used in the workshop.