Annie Sloan Late - MECO7 Press Release

Release: June 1, 2015



MECO7 in Glenwood is planning to chalk up another amazing total for The American Cancer Society.

Annie Sloan Stockist, MECO7, in Glenwood is holding a special late night event on Friday 19th June from 5 - 7 pm at their shop at 2 E Minnesota Avenue in downtown Glenwood, in aid of The American Cancer Society.  Hundreds of stockists worldwide took part in the first Annie Sloan Late last year, raising tens of thousands of dollars for charity, with MECO7 raising over $100 for the Glacial Ridge Ambulance Holiday Toy Drive.

MECO7 is inviting shoppers to join them for Annie Sloan Late while watching wonderfully creative painters provide demonstrations, hints and tips on how to create unique pieces of painted furniture using Annie Sloan’s decorative paint, Chalk Paint®. With advice on color selection and techniques, the event will give budding interior designers the confidence to use Annie Sloan’s paint and waxes at home. The event is free to the public with surprise prized being given away through the day as encourage visitors to help raise vital funds for The American Cancer Society.


About Annie Sloan and the Annie Sloan Stockist network:

As one of the world’s most respected experts in the field of decorative painting, Annie Sloan is often deservedly given the title of “a paint legend”. She has written over 20 books on paints, colours and techniques, which have led to total sales of well over 2 million books worldwide, printed in eleven languages. 

This year, Annie is celebrating 25 years since she first invented her own unique decorative paint, called Chalk Paint®. This paint and the painting techniques Annie has developed around them have played an instrumental pioneering role in the furniture painting revolution.

The Annie Sloan Stockist network is comprised of over 1400 unique, independent shops throughout the Europe, North America, Southern Africa, Australasia and now Japan and the Middle East. In the UK, there are around 300 shops in the network and the list throughout the world grows daily. Each stockist is handpicked by Annie for their individual style and approach. Annie is a strong supporter of independent businesses and has refused all approaches from high street chains to stock her products. Chalk Paint® and her other products are only available from the Stockists’ shops and websites.


For more information on Annie Sloan, her products and stockists, visit

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