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Gift Shop Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Sunday and Monday.
157 West Campbell Street, Blairsville, PA 15717 Phone: 724.675-8574 Email: foundersgalleryandgifts@gmail.com

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. Wear your paint clothes! Seating is limited to 4 per session.

CHALK PAINT® 101 • 2-3hrs 

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.  Supplies will be provided. Please wear your paint clothes! 


Pallet Paint

Make plans today to Paint Your Own Pallet! Designs offered will change with each session announced. 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.  Feel free to bring along your own snacks or beverages also. (Wine permitted)

(PYOP) 3 hrs

Chalk Paint® 

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

Private 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 Sesssion
call us at 724-675-8574 or Email us at
foundersgalleryandgifts@gmail.com. Cost per person is $35.  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. ​

In this extremely fun and relaxing workshop you will put all of our paint techniques and applications to use!  You will incorporate Chalk Paint®, acrylic paint, stencils and brushes to create that perfect pallet wall hanging that you've been looking for.

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®.  Paint supplies are provided. Please wear your paint clothes!

CHALK PAINT® 102 • 2-3 hrs

Cookie Creation

Two Seats Now Available!

Reservation Fee $40

DATE: Nov. 18

TIMES: 1 pm - 4 pm

You've all been asking about the next Cookie Creation Workshop!!

Reservation Fee $40
Participants will leave with 6 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

Our canvas Paint and Sip sessions are perfect for any occasion!  We have both Open and Private Sessions. Open Sessions are announced here and on our FACEBOOK page.  Cost per person is $35 and must be paid in advance. Click on the link below to view and place reservations for Open Sessions.