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.
5 DAY CAR UPHOLSTERY COURSE
This course consists of 10 easy Modules. Over the five days you will learn the fundamentals of how to re-cover a car seat. We tailor the course to either:
* Modern Car
* Classic Car
You will learn all about the Tools needed, Industrial Sewing Machine use, Preparation, Planning and Safety. You will also learn how to do Repairs & Patterns. You can even bring your...
Antique and modern furniture courses. Learn how to upholster that chair you always wanted to do. We are a member of the master upholsterers. all levels provided we will be offering NVQ level later in 2018 we offer week day courses and some weekends class size up to 6 hands on training in our old Victorian school house prices start at £10 per hour depending on course all tools and provided material supplied at cost...
12 week project based furniture restoration, reupholstery, remaking, revamping or reconfiguring session, 6.30pm to 9.30pm, taught by Amanda Girling-Budd. You can learn traditional restoration skills in this class, or learn how to revamp or upcycle a piece of furniture, antique or modern. Or, if you are really adventurous, make new furniture from recycled old furniture.
The course is project based, so you will need to bring something, but it would be good to discuss it...
- Next course on 30th September 2019
12 week project based upholstery session, taught on Monday evenings by Sharon Hennessy. There is a week's break for half-term on this course.
Guidelines for projects: auctions are the best places to find chairs that are in need of reupholstering or restoring. But be careful about what you are buying. Make sure that the chair is all in one piece and not wobbly (unless of course you are taking the chair restoration course when a...
12 week project based upholstery session, taught on Thursday evenings by Pia St John. There is a week's break for half-term on this course.
Guidelines for projects: auctions are the best places to find chairs that are in need of reupholstering or restoring. But be careful about what you are buying. Make sure that the chair is all in one piece and not wobbly (unless of course you are taking the chair restoration course when...
CV Studio offers beginners and advanced painting technique workshops, as well as stencilling, decoupage, image transfer and craquelure. It now also offers a contemporary upholstery chair makeover w/e, and a Footstool making course.
NB. All our courses will use Frenchic® eco-friendly chalk paint, and as an official stockist, we can offer the range for purchase at workshops. Card facilities are available.
For you if;
* You've never used a chalk paint before
* You're a...
Come and enjoy the weekly classes and learn new skills whilst having fun. Thursday mornings from 10am to 12.30pm each week. Purpose-built bright workshop in the countryside with lovely views.
You can do traditional upholstery with webbing, hessian, horsehair and calico or you can make from new with modern foam and stapling techniques.
Participants have tackled a huge range of projects such as re-covering dining chairs and footstools, making new footstools, new headboards, re-covering a...
A fantastic weekend which sees you completing a charming footstool in your own choice of fabric.
Some quilting and sewing machine experience necessary
You will need to bring
Face fabric; 64 qty. 2″ x 21″ strips of fabric (these can be cut out of 8 coordinating fat quarters) Avoid directional fabrics.
Thread to match
Sewing machine, cutting mat, rotary cutter and scissors (available to borrow with prior arrangement)
About your Tutor
Bev is joint owner...
This is a full days' course where you will learn how to reupholster a drop-in seat style chair (provided) using a beautiful fabric from our selection, as well as giving it your own style of chalk paint finish. All materials, including the chair are provided.
At the end of this full day you will have some invaluable skills and a brand new chair. The cost of this full day workshop is £145 per person and...
3 day, longer courses available beginners car upholstery boat upholstery camper upholstery auto upholstery trimming motor home upholstery learn how to upholster seats door trims first steps to starting your own business everything you need to know the course is tailored to your needs, longer courses available small classes our training center is in Doncaster we will show you all the steps you need to know from cutting leather and fabric to making pattern how...