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! $85 in advance includes all materials and sample boards to take
home, two pocket folder full of notes and tips, snack! Noon to 3 pm 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.
Mar 11, Sat:
Open Studio – Every Wednesday 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® Stenciling & Fabric Painting
Several stenciling methods plus painting on fabric and upholstery. $65 in advance.
Everything provided, including apron or tote project, plus refreshments.
Mar 25, Sat:
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 3 weeks in advance you can choose
5 letters of your choice so we have time to order them.
New schedule release April 1.
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.
Easter Cross Wall Art
Back by popular demand – create an rustic Easter cross using your choice of paint and distressing techniques. Bring a brooch or other personal object for center of cross. $50 in advance.
Noon to 2 pm, Saturday, Mar 18
Annie Sloan Decoupage, Crackle and Image Transfer
First time offering. 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.
Watch Schedule to be announced in April.
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.
Noon to 3 pm, Saturday, Apr 8
Intro to Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint
A variety of applications for the use of Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint. Wax distress, layering, staining and more!
Apr 15, Sat:
Noon to 3 pm
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.
New dates available April 1
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.