Annie Sloan Painting 101 Plus!
Learn all the fundamental techniques. This is so you leave with all the necessary skills and knowledge to tackle
your projects with confidence. Shabby Chic, Two-color Distress, Dry Brush, Wax Detailing, Color Wash,
Liming/pickling, Modern and how to properly and successfully use Clear and Colored Soft Waxes! Best value
Chalk Paint® workshop in the State of Iowa! $65 in advance includes all materials and sample boards to take
home, two pocket folder full of notes and tips, snack!
Nov 4, Sat:Dec 2, Sat:  
Noon to 3 pm  Noon to 3 pm   

Annie Sloan Paint for Kitchen Cabinets & Built-Ins!
Renew dated cabinets economically. Step by step, hands on planning and execution. You create
your own prototype and style. $65 in advance. Everything provided plus refreshments.

Oct 14, Sat:   Dec 16, Sat:
Noon to 3 pm     Noon to 3 pm                

Open Studio – Every Thursday 10 am to 3 pm
This is not a formal class but your opportunity to work with us on an individual project or technnique. Book in advance to be sure there is room, by calling us at 515-276-1577. Stay as long as you need up to 3 pm. $20 per hour plus retail cost of products you use. Payment on day of your appointment based on time and products used.
Chalk Paint® Distressed without Stress & Special Finishes
More than the basics! Here you will create amazing finishes simply and beautifully. Distress, natural crackle, natural chipping and more! $65    WATCH FOR 2018 dates!
Rust & Patina  -- Letter Wall Decor
Perfect way to blend a newer piece or add a more rustic finish to an item to blend in.
We will use a combination of techniques and products and you will take home decor
spelling out FAITH or PEACE. If you book at least 2 weeks in advance you can choose
5 letters of your choice so we have time to order them.

Nov 25, Sat.
Noon to 3 pm         
The Chair Affair!
Paint and simple drop-in seat chair re-upholster clinic. Bring in a chair from home or purchase one from us.
We will use drop cloth for fabric unless you bring your own. $50  in advance and provide photo of chair for
approval.  Refreshments provided.

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Chalk Paint® Your Clothes, Shoes, Fabric, Upholstery
Several stenciling methods plus painting on fabric and upholstery. Bring jeans or tee shirts to embellish! $65 in advance. Everything provided, including  apron or tote project, plus refreshments.

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Ceiling Tin Wall Art – JOY, LOVE or NOEL
Back by popular demand, holiday magic with decoupage, stencil, crackle and gilding wax. $65 in advance, all materials and refreshments included.

Nov 18, Sat: Dec 9, Sat:
Noon to 3 pm     Noon to 3 pm
Tray & Wall Art
Learn to use decoupage, image transfers and crackle. $65 in advance includes refreshments and materials. Take home two decor pieces you have completed -- a tray and wall decor.

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Chalk Paint® for Outdoor Paint Projects
Embellished terra cotta pot, using Fine Stone and other techniques. Beachy finishes and barnwood techniques. $50 in advance incudes materials.

None scheduled at this time....


Wood Icing Memory Box & Wall Art
Ice wood like you ice a cake. Texture paste to add dimension to any surface! No one
else is offering this product or class in Iowa. Two projects to take home. $75 in advance.

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Girls Night Out! Wine, Cheese & Paint Therapy!
Put together a group of girlfriends and spend 3 hours in the studio painting. Organize your own group, plan methods and materials with us. Book it exclusively starting at $350, with upcharges if material costs exceed what is included in the charge here. Up to 8 people. You bring your wine, we provide the cheese, crackers and paint! Call to work out details or for special considerations to fit your group! Other dates may be available by discussing with us at 515-276-1577.


Cancellation Policy: Payment is required to reserve your place. Fees are non-refundable. If your plans change and you give two weeks notice before your class date, you can take the class at a later date within six months of original date. Under two weeks, I will try to fill your space and then you can choose another class date when offered. However, if I am unable to fill your space, you will forfeit your fee. Thank you for your understanding of this policy.  Sudden illness or weather preventing driving conditions -- reschedule allowed.