Chalk Paint® Workshops

Founders is proud to present our creative 'Paint Everything' workshops using CHALK PAINT® decorative paint by Annie Sloan!  Below you will find a description of our upcoming workshops. All supplies is provided. Wear your paint clothes.

CHALK PAINT® 101 • 2-3 hours 

In this workshop you will be introduced to the basic Annie Sloan techniques. You will create a sample piece and walk away with the confidence to create your own projects using Chalk Paint®.  

CHALK PAINT® 102 • 2-3 hours

In this advanced techniques workshop you learn additional methods to make your projects stand out. The Instructor will guide students through techniques using Craqueleur, Decoupage, and Gold Size. Chalk Paint 101 recommended, but not required.

UP CYCLED FURNITURE WORKSHOP (PYOP - Paint Your Own Piece) 3 hours

​This workshop is for anyone wanting to update a small furniture piece. Students are required to bring one small piece of furniture such as; nightstand, chair or side table to be completed during this three hour class. You must be able to carry and easily transport your piece by yourself. We will demonstrate how to apply Chalk Paint® and complete the waxing process. All materials are included in the workshop and you will leave with a completed piece. Seating is limited to 4 per session.



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Cookie Creation Workshop

Saturday, March 24th - Reservation Fee $40 Time: 1 pm - 4 pm

Founders is happy to present a Spring Cookie Workshop presented by Karen Kunkle!  The photo is an example of the cookies you will learn to create with ease.  Karen will provide in-depth instruction including recipes, hints and tricks, and creative design. Students will leave with six decorated cookies along with printed material for future reference. 

These sessions are limited to 8 participants. Seats fill up very quickly.  Click the BUY NOW button to reserve your seat today. Participants will leave with 5 decorated cookies and handouts that include recipes, tips and website resources.
To insure that you receive ample one-on-one time with our instructor, have comfortable work space and leave with a solid foundation that allows you to go home and create your own designs we will be limiting this session to only 8 participants.​

 Canvas Paint and Pallet Workshops

Our canvas Paint and Sip sessions are perfect for any occasion!  We have both Open and Private Sessions.

Open Canvas Sessions are announced here and on our FACEBOOK page.  Cost per person is $35.

Private Canvas Sessions must have a minimum of 6 people and maximum of 20.  You may choose from our Online Gallery or email us an idea of your own and we will develop a painting just for your group! To schedule your Private Session call us at 724-675-8574 or Email us at Cost per person is $35. 

If Pallet Painting is what you are looking for we have you covered! Designs offered will change with each session announced. You may also choose from our Online Pallet Gallery. This workshop is great for date night or for a night out with friends and family! You can also book this workshop as a private party for a group of 6 or more.  Please feel welcome to bring your own prepared food, beverages, snacks or ice. Wine is permitted. Tableware, cups and napkins are provided. Plan to arrive 20-30 minutes prior to session start and allow for additional time at the end of the session to socialize with your friends & family.