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Upcycling courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Upcycling is all the rage right now in Britain! From clothing to furniture this eco-trend is all about creating your own unique style from cast-offs! Have great fun and be inspired by the myriad ways you can re-use unwanted stuff. Our upcycling courses introduce you to fantastic ways to transform unwanted things into something to cherish. This is a great way to spend time with a group of friends and create new ideas for your wardrobe and home - all from things you used to throw in the bin.
One day welding course
Platinum AWARD
(73)
One day welding course
Essex
£168
Here, at Allied Welding, we are pleased to offer an insight into the vast world of both Arc & MIG welding. Ideal for people who like the idea of being able to weld, but do not want to commit to a lengthy course over many hours and several sessions. With our teacher to student ratio of 1:5 we are able to cover a lot more material whilst providing you with more time with the teacher than what you would get with a normal class. The idea is to take enthusiastic...
Upholstery and Upcycling Furniture and Interiors
Platinum AWARD
(69)
Upholstery and Upcycling Furniture and Interiors
Derbyshire - Next course on 25th September 2019
£110
Whether you want to upholster an old foot stall, recover and revise a lampshade and stand, use decoupage to create a quirky chest of drawers or desk, make a roman blind or simply learn to use a sewing machine....this is the workshop for you! Lucy has oodles of skills and ideas to inspire you! From decoupage, paint effects, fabric application and quirky design concepts, this workshop will give you the skills and inspiration to transform your interior product. As well as learning many skills and techniques from Lucy you will...
Mosaics - a one day course in Sheringham
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(23)
Mosaics - a one day course in Sheringham
Norfolk
£80
One day mosaic courses in Sheringham for up to 3 students, to ensure individual attention. No drawing skills required ~ I can provide you with a variety of patterns to achieve stunning results! This is a chance to learn the basic techniques & experience some of the joys of working with these wonderful materials – glass, porcelain, china, mirror, ceramic, glass tessesrae (mosaic tiles) and many other ‘found’ materials. Also available :- Level 2 and Level 3 courses for those with some experience of mosaics Check website for up-to-date course...
A Taste of Interior Design
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A Taste of Interior Design
Derbyshire - Next course on 10th October 2019
£110
Lucy runs her Interior design and soft furnishing workshops and business from her 17th Century colourful home in the Derbyshire Dales. A taste of Interior Design: An inspirational workshop mixing both theory and practical tasks. Are you looking to re-design your home, interested in a new hobby, or simply want a bit of time to be creative.... Lucy has hand picked all of her favorite parts from her 10 week course at Nottingham Trent University, and put them together to make this jam packed exciting workshop! Color theory, mood boards,...
The Annie Sloan complete chair makeover Workshop at La Di Da Interiors
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The Annie Sloan complete chair makeover Workshop at La Di Da Interiors
Hampshire - Next course on 7th September 2019
£140
"The Complete Chair Makeover" workshop in which we revive a vintage chair with Annie Sloan chalk paint & upholstery. It's a full day and great fun, places are limited to 5 per course so it's ideal for friends to book and come along together! Stephanie (the proprietor of La Di Da and avid upcycler) runs the course and will guide you through step by step. She has a relaxed and friendly style of teaching. A jewellery designer by trade she has been painting and up cycling furniture with a passion...
Rag rug making workshops - Norfolk and Norwich
Gold AWARD
(10)
Rag rug making workshops - Norfolk and Norwich
Norfolk - Next course on 5th October 2019
£25
Beginners rug making workshop at Kerri's Pine, The Old Railway Station Reepham. Learn this traditional craft with Victoria Goulden, Norfolk rugmaker and teacher, begin creating rugs, mats, wallhangings, cushion covers, table runners, tea cosies and more from entirely recycled clothing. A hook is available to use and/or purchase on the day, bring fabrics and a good pair of scissors. For enquiries and to book, please get in touch. Further classes at venues in rural Norfolk listing soon, Victoria also demonstrated rug making at The Norfolk Makers Festival at The Forum...
Upcycling furniture workshop
Gold AWARD
(12)
Upcycling furniture workshop
Essex - Next course on 24th September 2019
£120
Have you got a piece of furniture that looks a little dull or out-dated? Do you fancy being creative? We have designed an inspirational course that's just for you! With over 20 years of interior design experience from show houses to private clients Sarah is now the owner of ReVamp Boutique, a small company in Essex who upcycle, repurpose and redesign furniture. During this 2 day workshop ( either the 24th & 25th September or the 3rd & 4th October) you will be base painting and decoupaging a small piece...
Powertex fabric sculpture introduction session
Gold AWARD
(17)
Powertex fabric sculpture introduction session
Warwickshire - Next course on 22nd August 2019
£30
Are you ready to start your creative adventure? Come and spend a relaxing few hours learning about Powertex in a small group within a dedicated studio setting. We will be using notebooks, mirrors or mdf shapes, fabric and other 'findings' to create a unique project, which will be completed in time for you to take home. This is an ideal starting point for those wanting to go further on their Powertex journey. We will start the session with refreshments and a brief introduction to the Powertex medium. I will then...
Upholstery classes at Sandra Fryer's Workshops
Gold AWARD
(17)
Upholstery classes at Sandra Fryer's Workshops
Perthshire
£60
Students are the inspiration and focus of Sandra Fryer's Upholstery Workshops. The classes are flexible and friendly, and due to the small number attending you won't find yourself waiting too long for attention. Upholstery is a challenging but immensely rewarding craft to learn. A dining chair or footstool are ideal projects for a complete beginner but more ambitious projects can be attempted by those either with previous experience, or time to attend a series of classes. Lampshade Making courses also available. More details and available dates can be found on...
Autentico One Day Furniture Painting Workshop
Silver AWARD
(9)
Autentico One Day Furniture Painting Workshop
Essex - Next course on 8th September 2019
£89.95
ShabbyAnd’s… Beginners Furniture Painting Workshop using Autentico Chalk Paints For many years, Ann Cope has been transforming thousands of pieces of furniture to great acclaim for clients and customers all over the Country. Her Colchester based business "ShabbyAnd…" is the leading supplier of Autentico Chalk Paint and Ann's workshops are regularly oversubscribed. All our courses are run at the “Furniture Painting School” founded by Ann Cope. If you’ve never experienced using chalk paint or you just want to brush up on your skills then this is the workshop for you……...

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