Workshops at J’Adorn

At J’Adorn, we are an authorized Annie Sloan Stockist, and we also are trained and certified Chalk Paint™ instructors. We have opened our beautiful new workshop space, L’Atelier de J’Adorn, upstairs above the Kincardine store, and at the back of our Hanover location. We are qualified in the Annie Sloan Method and are delighted to pass all our knowledge onto you in our workshops, so you can start creating beautiful things right away. And the best part is, we will all have a lot of fun doing it!

Workshop 101: In this 3-hour workshop you will practice four basic techniques. Learn the basics and you can start creating something wonderful right away. Cost is $85 plus HST and includes all materials.

Workshop 102: The fancy stuff! In this 3-hour workshop, you’ll learn four more techniques to inspire your creativity. Cost is $85 plus HST and includes all materials.

Specialty Workshops: Kick it up a notch by learning even more fun techniques and developing more skills. J’Adorn will offer other specialty classes from time to time. Check J’Adorn’s Facebook page for the most recent offerings.


Classes: Workshops are limited in size and will start right on schedule. Please arrive at least 5 minutes early.
Parking: Kincardine: Free parking is available all along Queen Street and in the municipal lot between Queen and Princes Streets. Hanover: Free parking is available all along 10th Street and in the municipal lots behind CIBC and also Town Hall.
Access: Kincardine: The entrance to L’Atelier de J’Adorn is the tall black door to the immediate right of the main store entrance at 770 Queen Street. The atelier is located up a flight of stairs and is not wheelchair accessible. Hanover: Workshop is at the back of the main store, located at 322 10th Street, Hanover. Just come in through the main store entrance.
Registration: Please call J’Adorn at either the Kincardine or Hanover location to reserve your choice of workshop time and date. Payment is due upon registration. Because your participation in a workshop is pre-paid, your spot is guaranteed. Your registration fee includes all necessary materials.
Cancellations: Due to the popularity of these workshops, cancellations must be received 48 hours in advance. There are no refunds for cancelled or missed workshops, however, you may instead schedule another workshop or use it as store credit at J’Adorn. If the workshop and the date must be changed due to unavoidable circumstances on our part, we will reschedule it for the soonest mutually agreeable time available. Classes must have a minimum of two participants to run.
Recording: Audio or video recording of lessons is not permitted. Taking notes and still photos is fine.
Clothing: Please wear comfortable clothing suitable for a painting workshop. You may wish to bring slippers for added comfort.
Gift Certificates: J’Adorn Gift Certificates may be redeemed for any merchandise at J’Adorn (including all Annie Sloan products), and they are also accepted for any workshop fees as well.
Your instructors: We are certified workshop instructors in the use of Chalk Paint™ decorative paints by Annie Sloan and are trained in the Annie Sloan Method.

Watch for these symbols, which guarantee you are getting the real thing: authentic Chalk Paint™, and certified workshop leaders. You will recognize an authorized Stockist and workshop leader by these logos.




Corinne and Christine learning the Annie Sloan Method
At left: Corinne and Christine had a blast and learned a lot during their initial Annie Sloan Train-the-Trainer training at the Annie Sloan Unfolded Studio in North Carolina.

BTG in Atelier
At right: Brenda, Terri and Gloria love this paint!

The whole team loved our continuing training in New Orleans in May 2015!

Corinne learning from Annie Sloan herself – March 2016.
Annie's Photo from Kitchener Workshop

Having a blast at the National Trade Show in Toronto!
Annie Sloan and Corinne Cropped

Latest updates: To find out the most current workshop offerings, follow us on Facebook or give us a call at the store.

To register for a workshop, call J’Adorn
for Kincardine workshops: (519) 396-4438
for Hanover workshops: (226)-434-4438