Today’s Advent Calendar window features our friend, The Chalk Paint Guy. He is a bold furniture re-designer with a shop based in Raunds. Exclusively using Annie Sloan products, he rescues unwanted classic pieces from being destroyed or sent to landfill with imaginative and inspired designs to add boldness to your home interiors.
The Chalk Paint Guy is your one-stop local shop for quirky and unusual re-use furniture items. Featuring a range of vintage, retro, rustic and creative designs, you’re sure to find something you love painted by The Chalk Paint Guy. Here Marly, aka The Chalk Paint Guy, tells you all with some of his fantastic items:
The Chalk Paint Guy’s shop at 48 Brook Street, Raunds, NN9 6LP is currently closed to visitors due to the pandemic; he is open online on Etsy, and is currently offering FREE LOCAL DELIVERY on anything that fits in his van, including Annie Sloan products (charges apply for deliveries elsewhere or where a courier is required.)
The Chalk Paint Guy also sells giftware made by local creatives and craftspeople. All of the giftware he stocks is made in Northamptonshire – This reduces carbon emissions, supports local creatives and is usually cheaper than the alternatives, examples include:
- Scented Candles – Hand poured in Northampton – £15
- Artworks – Hand designed in Kettering – £20-£65
- Gift Boxes – Handmade in Raunds – £15
- Greetings Cards – Hand drawn in Northants – £12 for 6!
- Cactus in a Can – Handmade by myself in Raunds – £4
- Macrame Gifts – Hand woven in Raunds – £3-£12
- Plush Toys – Hand sewn in Kettering – £10-£30
- Unique Lamps – Hand crafted in Northampton – from £75.
Gift Vouchers are available too, at your chosen value, with a free handmade greeting card (blank), sent directly to your door! New painting commissions are also welcomed. All commissions are available with safe and contact-free delivery/collection available. Find out more on The Chalk Paint Guy on his Facebook page or at his online shop at www.etsy.com/uk/shop/TheChalkPaintGuy