workshop260 We offer a wide variety of workshops:
  • Chalk Paint by Annie Sloan workshops
  • Monthly make and take projects
  • Canvas painting
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Shop Online

online-store260 For all your Annie Sloan Chalk Paint needs:
  • Full range of ASCP colors
  • Clear and dark waxes
  • Brushes and accessories
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Artisan Market

artisans-market260 Sept. 10, 11 & 12, 2015
  • Annual 3-day outdoor market
  • Local artisans
  • Live music and food
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4 more reasons to come to the Artisan Market


Tonight, I'm gonna get right down to it: Allow me to introduce a few more artisans you'll find at the Mama's Artisan Market 2015. Remember, we're in Independence, just out the door from our Occasional Shop on the historic Creamery grounds. We're packing in the artisans this year, so be sure to stop by. The fun starts Thursday, September 10. Then … [Read More...]

The Artisans Are Coming!


Ahhh, August. I have a love/hate relationship with August. I love summer weather, HOT summer weather. But August seems to be our last hurrah to summer, you know the drill...fairs, lake days, last chance summer getaways...and then the school shopping. Exciting to get those kids back in school, yet sad that summer is winding down. So what do I do to … [Read More...]

Summer School in High Point


Last week a few of us "Mamas" were lucky enough to head down to High Point, North Carolina for some Annie Sloan training.  One word sums it up AMAZING!! We learned so much!  Here are Terrie and MJ arriving. Yep, that is me in the shadow there. The studio was beautiful. Inspiration everywhere you turned! Isn't that a beauty! Every color … [Read More...]

Meet the Mamas: Shawn


One thing I love to do around here is to give a little behind-the-scenes look into what makes Mama's Happy...well, Mama's Happy! If you didn't know already, there's a small army team of mighty women (and a few men) that keep all our stores running smoothly. Initially, I wanted to follow each Mama around for a day and take a zillion photos and share … [Read More...]