It's the workshop so many of you have been waiting for!
Techniques Two is an exciting three hours full of colour and bling. Elevate your refinishing to an entirely new level by learning how to use Annie Sloan's more advanced decorative products.
Not only will you be using different colours of Chalk Paint™ and Wax, but you'll have the opportunity to play with Annie Sloan's Découpage Glue and Varnish, Annie Sloan's Craqueleur, Pebeo Gilding Wax, Annie Sloan Gold Size, Cavallini decorative papers, and Artisan Enhancements Metallic Foil.
The workshop will have the following:
- Using beautiful Cavallini decorative papers, you'll learn how to use Annie Sloan's Découpage Glue and Varnish, and how to use Chalk Paint™ over decoupage to achieve incredible effects.
- Learn all about Annie Sloan's Craqueleur Step 1 & 2, and how to achieve different sizes of crackle on your Chalk Paint™ surface.
- You'll experiment with different colours of Gilding Wax, learning different tips and tricks, and how to use it with Chalk Paint™ and wax to create rich, metallic finishes on many surfaces.
- And for the ultimate in shine, you'll learn the proper application of Annie Sloan Gold Size in combination with different types of Metallic Foils, and how to finish it for effect and protection.
And if you would like to shop when you're done, you'll receive 15% off of any products at Malenka Originals!
Cost is $80 + tax. All supplies are provided. Spots are limited. Please note: a $35 non-refundable deposit will be retained for all cancellations.
Workshops are held at Malenka Originals in Hintonburg, 1098-B Somerset Street W.
Please note: it is highly recommended that participants first take our Techniques One workshop, or already have significant experience using Chalk Paint™ and Wax. As this is a more advanced course, we will not be covering basics of Chalk Paint™ application or waxing techniques.
Techniques Two is taught by Cristina Maal, who has worked at Malenka Originals for 3-1/2 years, and has trained with Annie Sloan Unfolded Educational Director, Barb Skivington. An Ottawa-based designer, Cristina has a background in architecture and furniture design, and has worked extensively with Annie Sloan products and upcycling furniture.
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