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Workshops & Classes

We run a number of workshops and classes in our Salisbury shop where you can get a hands on experience and learn new Chalk Paint and upholstery skills.

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Annie Sloan CHALK PAINT Workshops

Stage One Workshop

After this workshop you will be able to tackle your projects with confidence. We cover all the basic techniques you need to get the best out of this amazing paint.

Discuss your projects and colour combinations. Practice two colour effects, texturing and antiquing. Learn how to distress furniture and how to create a modern smooth finish. Use clear and dark wax to both protect your finish when necessary and create your desired look. Experiment with different colours and try mixing the paints. Learn about all the different surfaces you can paint.

Classes for up to 6 people. Everything you will need is provided so just bring yourself for an informative and fun session.

Gather a group of 4 to 6 friends together and have your own class at a mutually convenient time.

 

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Next Stage One Classes

Call the shop for the next date

 Saturday 1st July 2017

 


Classes cost £65.00 per person and run from 10am to 1pm with complimentary refreshments. Call 01722 324773 or pop into the shop to book & pay.


10% off all Annie Sloan products bought on the day

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Next Stage Two Class

Saturday 15th July 2017


 

Classes cost £65.00 per person and run from 10am to 1pm with complimentary refreshments. Call 01722 324773 or pop into the shop to book & pay.


10% off all Annie Sloan products bought on the day

Stage Two Workshop

This class is a follow on from Stage One and for those who have already been using Annie Sloan CHALK PAINT and would like to achieve more advanced techniques. You will learn how to decoupage with a difference. Transfer images onto painted surfaces. Have a go at gilding, using brass leaf, for a beautiful 'gold' finish. It is easier than you think. You will also use the two step craquelure set to achieve the finely cracked finish you see on antique furniture and pictures. Be as creative as you wish.

Classes for up to 6 people. Everything you will need is provided so just bring yourself for an informative and fun session.

Look what can be achieved after attending our Annie Sloan Workshops

Thought you might like to see my success after only two of your marvellous workshops!  And I am NOT artistic! Alison, 29 May 2016

New! Complete Chair Makeover

This is a day class revamping a chair with drop in seat. Paint and decorate the chair frame and then strip and recover the drop in seat. The chair and all the supplies required are included. Just bring your own top fabric or buy some from our selection in store, you will need about 1 metre.

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10.00-1.00 morning session and afternoon continuation 2.00-5.00.

£125 for the full day class.

Foot Stool Making Class

NEXT FOOT STOOL MAKING CLASS

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10.00am - 1.00pm. From £65 per person.

Bring your own top fabric or buy some from our extensive range in store.

Using one of our kits you will have a finished stool to take home and put your feet up.

Call 01722 324773 or pop into the shop to book & pay. Choose and collect your stool prior to the class. This will enable you to prepare the base - why not paint it with one of Annie Sloan's lovely Chalk Paints!

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Lampshade Making Class

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Next Lampshade Making Classes

Make a coolie or drum lampshade

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Make a lined lampshade

Contact us for details


 10.00am - 1.00pm. £45 per person.

Bring your own 1/2metre of fabric or come 15mins. early and look at our range of Annie Sloan Fabrics.

Call 01722 324773 or pop into the shop book and pay.

Upholstery Classes

Call 01722 324773 for more details

New term starts Wednesday 26 April 2017

Learn all the traditional upholstery techniques in our ongoing classes. Each Wednesday the back of No44 is miraculously turned into a workshop where the classes are closely supervised by expert upholsterer Luke Futcher.

Start with a footstool (all materials for this included in the fees) and then progress to your own projects. Learn webbing, springing, rolled edges, stuffing, deep buttoning etc.

Our stock of Emily Bond and Annie Sloan fabrics and many upholstered items provide ideas and inspiration.

The classes run with school terms and cost £45.00 per session. Fees are paid by the half term block.

Do call in to see the class in action and see what amazing results are being achieved or call us for availability on 01722 324773

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