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Before & After – Marble Top Custom Table Finish

A dear friend of mine, Jenna, owns a local boutique called Little Black Dress. It’s on Church Street in Montclair and she carries the cutest, feminine clothing. After moving into her new location, she realized her existing table felt too dark and heavy so she asked if I would custom finish it for her. She […]

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Christmas Tree Workshop

We had so much fun at our Christmas Tree workshop last Saturday! As per usual, we didn’t take photos of the larger workshop later in the day, but we did remember during our one-on-one private workshop with our awesome customer, Glenda, earlier. Glenda, hard at work staining her tree base (made of raw pine) with […]

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Where’s Brooklyn at?? New Upcoming Workshops!

We were so honored (and thrilled) when BUST Magazine reached out and asked us to be a part of this year’s Craftacular in Brooklyn! We are setting up shop – come visit us at Table 113 on Sunday, December 10th – and teaching some classes, to boot! This year the BUST gals are doing it […]

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You Can’t Sit With Us – a Private *cheeky* Workshop

We had a good time today at our one-on-one workshop. Our student wanted to learn how to Decoupage and one of my favorite techniques is to layer decoupaged paper with Annie Sloan Craqueleur then wax, so that’s what we did! Here’s a mini tutorial on how to achieve this look at home. We started with […]

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Nest & Nurture Workshop Series – Shibori

We had such a fun time collaborating with other local women-owned businesses in town for our Nest & Nurture series for expectant moms! Here are some snapshots taken by Little Nest photography at the Shibori workshop at {verdigreen}:   Keep up to date with our workshop offerings by following us on FB and IG.

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Nest & Nurture Workshop

We are so excited to be a part of the Nest & Nurture workshop series! Some of our fave local girl bosses have come together to offer expectant moms a series of free (or supply cost only) classes. Check the flyer out here: Sign up here. One of our {verdigreen} contributions is this week with […]

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{verdigreen} locations & hours

We have two locations to best serve you, plus our online shop! If you can’t make it during business hours but want to make an appointment to come in, please call the Chalk Paint® hotline at 917.297.8892. We have been using Annie Sloan paint and products for years and have lots to share with you. Come in & […]

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Paint Technique – Dry Brushing in Layers

We recently got our hands on this solid wood ornately carved beauty (pardon the iPhone shot at night but I just couldn’t wait to snap a shot): Can you even believe it? It is so intricately carved and heavy! But it LOOKS heavy, too and needed some lightening up. There are many approaches to highlighting […]

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Our Services

Most of you know we are an Annie Sloan Stockist (which is a fancy Euro word for “retailer”)…and we LOVE being an Annie Sloan Stockist…but we are also more than that. We create bespoke vintage redesigned furniture. We support our local artists with our Free Friday program and by showcasing their art and handmade wares […]

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January Class List & Calendar for Montclair

Are you ready for a workshop? This is perfect painting weather – get your painting clothes on and come on in for some fun & inspiration! Our workshops are posted here (sign up online or call or come into the shop) and below you will find the class list for January 2016:

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November Workshop Calendar

Here it is! Our new calendar chock-full of Chalk Paint® classes! 🙂 You have been asking and I am delivering. Hope to see you there: Register in store, online here, or by calling us at 973-233-1085. Join us for some fun paint projects, drop the kids off at their Paint Picnic, or learn techniques to upcycle your […]

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Halloween Happenings

Halloween is quite possibly my favorite holiday of the year. Although I potentially say that with each approaching holiday, I truly LOVE the whimsy of Halloween and as long as the kids will still include me, I will go FULL ON Halloweeny for the sake of my children. 😉 This year, we have SUCH a […]

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Halloween Workshops

I am so excited about our latest workshops! Halloween is my favorite holiday so I am getting “my theme on” and bringing you some awesome DIY decor projects using Chalk Paint®! Here’s the Schedule: Register here for tomorrow’s class, here for the kids’ class, or here for the procraftinate class. 🙂

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