Annie Sloan Unfolded is Back for Spring 2015!

The Bonanza is so very pleased to note that Annie Sloan Unfolded will return to the Spring 2015 Junk Bonanza as a Gold partner! That means there will be lots of great Chalk Paint® goodness for attendees to experience!  You’ll learn how to achieve beautiful looks such as this…  …and this…  …and this… …and this… […]

Meet Our Fabulous Partners and Contributors!

The information desk during the Spring 2014 Junk Bonanza, where attendees flocked for great giveaways, including kits from contributor Gorilla Glue. Gorilla Glue returns for Fall show Sept. 25-27, and is giving away 50 kits on Lucky Friday! The Junk Bonanza’s partners are an amazing bunch! Not only do they help underwrite our events, they contribute […]

Chalk Paint® Finish Workshops by Amanda Ficek!

The Bonanza will be rockin’ Canterbury Park next week! Among the great ongoing activities for attendees is a series of six hands-on painting workshops on specialty finishes that can be achieved using Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan and the company’s other products! (The Bonanza is thrilled to welcome back Annie Sloan Unfolded as its Gold […]

FleaQuest Signs Annie Sloan Unfolded as Premier Sponsor!

Junk Bonanza is pleased to share an announcement from its friends at, another of Ki’s amazing ventures! Annie Sloan Unfolded has signed on to as a Premier Sponsor! ASU, the North American distributor of Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan, is well-known to attendees of the Junk Bonanza and DIY home decorators, […]

Chalk Paint® Workshops at the Bonanza!

The Bonanza is thrilled to have Annie Sloan Unfolded back as a Gold Partner! As part of this appearance, the ASU crew plans to provide six one-hour workshops on several techniques! The free, hands-on workshops will cover: *How to paint a two color distressed finish * Staining with Chalk Paint® * Easy distressing * Dry brushing * Adding typography […]

Welcome, Annie Sloan Unfolded!

The Junk Bonanza is pleased to welcome Annie Sloan Unfolded back to the Junk Bonanza! Our New Orleans-based friend returns as a gold-level sponsor at the Spring show, April 10-12! You know AS Unfolded: It oversees the manufacture, marketing, sales and distribution of Chalk Paint® in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. And […]

Annie Sloan Chalks up a Winner!

Ah, the fall edition of Junk Bonanza is a pleasant memory now! I never did get around to curating the photos and facts on our fabulous gold-level sponsor, Annie Sloan, during that mad, three-day dash at the Bonanza! So I wanted to share some pix with you now!  Here are Annie Sloan Unfolded‘s marketing director, […]

Lisa R: Story of Annie Sloan Unfolded

Lisa Rickert discovered Chalk Paint by Annie Sloan while rebuilding her home after Katrina, ordered the English paint online, and changed her life. She loved it so much that she took her MBA from Loyola, and her career experience in corporate supply management, and put them to work in a whole new venture. And just […]