123 Washington Square

Washington, IL 61571

(309) 444-7355



Store Hours:

 Monday - Saturday


Thursdays til 6:00pm

Sunday 12-4




 Workshop Schedule

 Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan 

Workshop Schedule and Information

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Class Descriptions

Workshop 101   
                                                                                                                                                                 $65 / 3 hours
In this workshop, we will share with you a tremendous amount of information that will provide you with the tools to successfully and confidently tackle those DIY projects you have been wanting to do! In this casual, hands-on introductory workshop, you will learn how to apply the paint, how to distress or polish using sandpaper and in depth instruction on using the different colored waxes. You will be taught three of the most common techniques used in painting with Chalk Paint by Annie Sloan: Textured/Rustic, Two-Color Distressing & Color-Washing, You will leave the workshop with your own sample boards and most importantly, you will leave with the confidence and skills to tackle your own projects at home!

Mini 101 Workshop
                                                                                                                                               $45 / 1 ½ hours
This “mini” workshop will teach you all about using Annie Sloan paints and waxes, while teaching you two popular finishes: Color-Washing and Two-Color Distressing. You will leave feeling confident and will be eager to get started on your DIY projects at home! All supplies will be provided.

Cabinet Class                                                                                                                                                                     $65 / 3 hours
Looking to update your house without spending a fortune? Do you have some kitchen or bathroom cabinets that need a facelift? If so, then this is the workshop for you! You will learn how to use Annie Sloan Chalk Paint and Waxes, while painting an actual Cabinet front. Hear special tips and tricks to painting cabinets and get the hands-on experience to make you comfortable and confident enough to tackle your project at home.  (Color consultation available if needed)

Paint Your Own Piece                                                                                                                                           $65 / 2-3 hours
This is the perfect workshop for you if you already have a project you would like to paint with guidance from an instructor. You must be able to carry your project by yourself down a flight of stairs. Perhaps that will be a small accent table, a chair or a child’s rocker. We will help with color and technique selection and guide you through the process step-by-step. You will leave with a finished project and the confidence to transform all sorts of objects in need a facelift. (Bring your piece prepped and cleaned before class.)  Also, bring swatches & photos if you will need color consultation. All supplies will be provided

Bring Your Own Frame
                                                                                                                                 $25/ 1 ½  hours
Everyone loves a decorative magnetic, pin, chalk or bulletin board to display family pictures, children’s artwork , notes or just to decorate the home.  Create your own using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® and Waxes. We will supply all Annie Sloan products needed to create this personal focal point, including burlap or chalk board paint if needed.  You would need to provide the frame and the interior product (tin, glass, foam board, initial, etc.) to finish the product. Call for more details. 309-444-7355

Decorative Message Board                                                                                                                            $65 / 2 hours
Everyone loves a decorative message board to display family pictures, notes, children’s artwork or holiday cards. Create your own using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint and Waxes and add that personal focal point to your home. Large, elegant Frame, tin and all supplies provided.

Children’s Ornament Class                 Saturday,  December 9th          Ages 5-12                     $15 / 1.5 hour
Let your child create an ornament for your Christmas Tree, or to give as a gift this Christmas.  We will guide them through the project while using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. Children will need to bring a picture to be inserted in the center of the ornament.


Paintin’ Parties
                                                               5 person min.                                                         $35 / 2 hours
Paintin’ Parties are designed for church groups, bachelorette & birthday parties, or girl’s night out. Invite your guests to learn, laugh, and paint together with one of our Annie Sloan stockists. The class time is scheduled to accommodate your plans. Usually, we plan approximately 2 hours of painting and socializing. What we do is up to you and each party is custom designed for your group. Minimum of six participants required @ $35.00 each.  Sentimental Journey will provide the paint, materials and expertise.  You provide the friends, food and beverage.

The techniques to be taught & surfaces we paint on will be determined when we plan the party together. 

Location: All classes are taught next door to Sentimental Journey in the basement of Homespun