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Upholstery courses

Upholstery courses and workshops can transform your home and add to your comfort! Get to grips with coil springs, stapling, sewing and cutting. Learning upholstery could give you a hobby which will see you collecting and re-inventing furniture for the rest of your life! Create beautiful and unique pieces, meet like minded people and enjoy the learning process with one of our expert upholsterers and tutors.

£350
Cambridgeshire
This course runs continuously throughout the year giving you a flexible start date to fit around you Open to all experience levels from beginner to improver, you will learn how to strip away existing upholstery, clean and carry out basic repairs, polish or paint the show wood before building up the upholstery using traditional or modern methods sympathetic to your project. There is no restriction to the type of furniture you bring with you, as...
£69
North Yorkshire - Next course on 28th May 2019
Classes run in 2-hour weekly sessions £69 for 6 sessions. Come and learn to restore your favorite chair in a relaxed and fun atmosphere in small size classes (max 6 people) and personalised tuition. All levels welcome from beginners to advanced. Just choose the day of the week that suits you best: - Tuesday 10.30hrs – 12.30hrs - Wednesday 19.00hrs – 21.00hrs - Thursday 10.30hrs – 12.30hrs
£180
Aberdeenshire - Next course on 15th June 2019
2 days of upholstery tuition in my professional upholstery workshop in Tarland. The class is suitable for all levels of experience, but please be realistic about what you will be able to achieve over 2 days. There will be a maximum of 4 students per class so you will get plenty of tuition time with me. I have been teaching upholstery for 7 years now & I am a member of the Guild of Traditional...
£69
Cheshire - Next course on 1st June 2019
Come along to one of our (one day) fun and friendly upholstery workshops at Grappenhall Community Centre, Warrington. Learn how to make and upholster a lovely footstool from scratch to take home with you on the day and make some new like minded friends . The workshops are from 10am to 3pm (5 hours). A small group of no more than 6, therefore you will receive one to one instruction for much of the time....
£69
Merseyside - Next course on 29th June 2019
Come along to one of our (one day) fun and friendly upholstery workshops at Rainford Village Hall, St. Helens. Learn how to make and upholster a lovely footstool from scratch to take home with you on the day and make some new like minded friends. The workshops are from 10am to 3pm (5 hours). A small group of no more than 6, therefore you will receive one to one instruction for much of the time....
£80
Lancashire - Next course on 22nd June 2019
Make your own footstool or headboard in just one day in the relaxed rural setting of the Lune Valley just south of Kirkby Lonsdale, on the border of the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District. Or bring a dining chair to re-cover if you prefer. All the upholstery workshops are guided by Sue Marsden. Sue is the owner of Tuffett and makes bespoke footstools for clients throughout the UK. She also teaches upholstery and runs...
£340
Derbyshire - Next course on 14th June 2019
There are 3 students on this course and Angie introduces them to the wonderful occupations of either upholstery, soft furnishings or loose covers so that you can go home and transform your homes. She has been teaching for nearly 16 years from her home just outside Matlock on the edge of the peak District and aims to find a happy balance between learning and enjoyment. Some suggestions as to suitable projects are as follows: Upholstery...
£145
North Yorkshire - Next course on 8th June 2019
Learn to upholster a dining or bedroom chair, using age old upholstery techniques: webbing, stuffing, stitching the seat pad into shape, tensioning of fabrics and develop an eye for the finishing details. The weekend is scheduled for you to be able to complete a chair with a traditionally upholstered chair seat. A chair with a back and/or arms will take longer than 1 weekend! You are, of course, very welcome to come back to complete...
£270
Suffolk
This is a upholstery course is perfect for beginners and competent crafters. We are 25 minutes from Norwich and set in a pretty and rural location on a working farm on the Suffolk Norfolk border. During this weekend course we provide full upholstery tuition teaching modern upholstery techniques that can be transferred to further craft project at home (such as headboards, seats and footstools). You will complete many different processes including wood preparation followed by...
£160
Midlothian
8 week upholstery class in fully equipped studio taught by Victoria Meacham, owner of VM Furnishing. Maximum 6 students learning modern and traditional upholstery with access to woodworking, spray painting, restoration and sewing instruction included. Choice of two 2 hour classes are available on Tuesday mornings 10:00 - 12:00, Wednesday and Thursday evenings 18:30 - 20:30. There are also 3 hour Saturday classes. Beginners are suggested to tackle a dining chair or footstool. With a...