Furniture painting workshops


Ampersand is an official Annie Sloan Chalk Paint stockist. 

We have been handpicked and personally trained by Annie Sloan we offer a complete service for our customers from stocking the full range of colors of chalk paint, workshops, advice on site and on line


Visit us and discover Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Lorgues, Var, Alpes Maritimes! 

A whole new world will open to you, home decoration becomes simple and so much fun!


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In this class you will learn Annie Sloan's techniques of painting, waxing, patina and polishing. You will discover the colors, the different waxes and the many possibilities offered by Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. I am trained by Annie Sloan and with twenty years of experience in interior design I am able to answer all your questions and guide you in your projects.

You will learn :

· Modern finish one color

· Patina finish in two-color layers

· Antique finish

· The use of wax in various finishes: clear, white, black and antique finish, matte and polished finish.

The cost is 260€ for the morning workshop for 1 to maximum four people.

Reservations are obligatory.

Chalkpaint, waxes, boards and brushes will be provided

Open painting workshop

For those who have already done the Annie Sloan techniques course and so therefore do not need to learn the techniques but would like to paint your piece of furniture with support, help and advice.

You can use the paint workshop.

I will be there to guide you, advise you and help you get the desired effect on your furniture.


You can choose your morning, afternoon or day, just give me a little warning to make sure that the workshop is free.


The cost of the half-day is 30 € and 50 € for the full day.

Will be provided: Brushes, stencils, plates for sanding, the "Mixmat" with all the little pots to test and choose the mixes before starting, I will be there to help you.

Paint and waxes will not be included but can be purchased on site.

Mini workshops throughout the year !!

Discover how to turn all your plastic pots into different terracotta, stone ... finishes. The beautiful chalk finish gives them a natural look with the benefit of staying light.

Learn how to mix colors to find your own color chart.

Transform a banal frame into a picture, mirror or picture into something not only beautiful but unique.

Transform your old shoes

Create your Christmas decorations, Easter ...

Something fun to do and these are great gifts.

Please contact me to set a date.


All painting and tools will be provided. 10h - 12h

30 € / person.



  • Upholstery for a chair armchair or sofa
  • Furniture upholstery using traditional and or modern techniques
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  • Interior Design following le slow design eco design concept
  • Ampersand craft aims quality originality and unique pieces
  • Large choice of beautiful fabrics for upholstery, curtains, cushions
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  • Annie Sloan Chalk paint workshops
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  • Annie Sloan chalk paint furniture painting class with patine patina
  • Decoration
  • Interior design - color advice for furniture and home deco
  • Service style personal colour
  • Personal fabric details : piping double piping , nails
  • Home staging personal inspiration
  • Project management


Ampersand Le Slowdesign

22 rue du Docteur Courdouan
F - 83510 Lorgues 

Telephone : 00 (33) 9 73 24 85 85 


Opening hours

Monday - Friday

10h - 12h30  / 14h30 - 17:30


Saturday : appointment only

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