Annie Sloan Chalk Painting 101 Class

The next Annie Sloan Chalk Painting 101 class will be on Saturday, October 12th from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. This class will explain chalk paint, the waxes, brushes, gilding waxes and lacquers. Student will learn four basic techniques for chalk painting. Pre-registration is required by October 10th and can be done in-person or over-the-phone. The cost is $70 and covers and supplies and materials. Light refreshments provided. Class size is limited to 7 people.

Afterwards, there will be a "make-and-take" project. People can sign-up for either one of these classes or both. The "make-and-take" class is about an hour and will cost $25. For October it will be a painted message pumpkin. Class size is limited to 10 people.

Holiday Open House

October 11th-13th will be our Holiday Open House. A great holiday preview and chance to get some great decorating ideas for the season.

We will also be having a crafting day Saturday, October 12th. Crafts will start at 1 p.m. and run until 5 p.m. Each craft will take approximately one hour to complete. There are four to choose from. Pictures are on Facebook. A person can make any or all the crafts.

1 p.m. succulent cornucopia class (cost $35). Class size limited to 8.

2 p.m. pumpkin centerpiece class (cost $30). Class size limited to 8.

3 p.m. "JOY jar" centerpiece (cost $30). Class size limited to 10.

4 p.m. Santa planter (cost $30). Class size limited to 10.

Must preregister for classes and prepay. Please register by October 8th so we can plan accordingly. Light refreshments will be served.

Kids will also have a chance to try their crafting skills Saturday, October 12th! From 11 a.m.-1 p.m. we will have four children's crafts for the holidays. Snowman ornament ($5), pinecone Christmas trees-3 of them ($8), chocolate kiss trees (10 of them for $3)-these are great for little treat gifts or as an edible place card for holiday gatherings, or a snowman or reindeer candy holder ($6). Kids can come anytime between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Each craft will take approximately 15 minutes to complete, so plan accordingly. Must pre-register for classes and prepay. Please register by October 8th so we can plan accordingly. Light refreshments will be served.