Founders Logo which shows 4 tiles of paintings, one seascape, on still life, one flower pot and one with piano and rose

Workshops and Paint Sessions

Phone: 724.675.8574


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Glass Painting Workshop

Watch for future dates to be announced!

Workshop price is $35 per person.

Call 724-675-8574 or email to

reserve several days in advance.


Our workshops and paint sessions are perfect for any occasion!  We have both Open and Private Sessions.

Open Canvas Sessionsare 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 ourOnline 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.

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 - $60 (Watch for upcoming sessions!)

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 - $60 (Watch for upcoming sessions!)

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.

 FURNITURE FLIP WORKSHOP -  3 hours  - $75 

Current Workshops: October 5th, 12 Noon - November 2nd, 12 Noon, - December 7th, 12 Noon

​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.

​Chalk Paint® Cabinet Refinishing Workshop - $75

Current Workshops: August 24th, 12 Noon - October 26th, 12 Noon - November 23rd, 12 Noon

This course is specifically designed to help equip you with the knowledge you need to tackle your kitchen cabinets. This workshop will teach you a variety of painting and wax techniques specifically used in cabinetry refinishing. Bring a cabinet door or drawer along from your own kitchen or bathroom and we will walk you through achieving your desired look. You will leave with the confidence to complete your own project and save you thousands of dollars on remodeling. Chalk Paint® Decorative Paint by Annie Sloan is an easy solution to updating your outdated kitchen while providing a beautiful and durable finish. Cost is $75 and includes supplies.

You must reserve your seat by calling 724-675-8574 or emailing