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Mid Century Modern Refinishing & Restoration Workshop - All levels - 5 days

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About the Course

This 5 day course at our Cotswoldian workshop is designed to give the student the fundamental basics and in depth professional skills of French polishing, contemporary wood finishes and woodcare.
You will take a Mid Century Modern piece of furniture back to it's original state, or if a bit more adventurous, redesigning into a contemporary portfolio piece (See portfolio photos for inspiration).

Each student will work on one to two portfolio pieces of their choice allowing them to go through the full process within 5 working days. In between refinishing your chosen pieces we will also have numerous sample boards to complete.

The course covers the following –
French Polishing & Contemporary wood finishes -
Health and Safety
Polishing materials, tools and personal set up list
Stripping, neutralising and sanding/wire wool techniques
Staining and grain fillers
Shellacs, touching in and waxes
Finishes – varnishes, stains, oils, polishes
Brush, rag and rubber techniques
Aftercare
Photography
Start up business advice.

The course is designed for groups of 1 to 4. Covid regulations in place.

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What's included in the price?

All power tools/hand tools, abrasives, masking, grain fillers, stains, stain blocking, primers, brushes and wood finishes provided.
Lunch, top coat paint choice, apron, hand gel, mask and furniture to be provided by the student.

Contact

Oliver Piepereit at OP Woodcraft
77a Northwick Business Centre
Blockley, Moreton-in-Marsh
Gloucestershire
GL56 9RF
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Price

£995

Duration

5 days (9:30am to 4:30pm)

Next available date

27th November 2020


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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hearing impaired
  • Hen dos
  • Intermediate level
  • Learning difficulties (SEN)
  • Limited mobility
  • Parking provided
  • Seniors
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Tutor can travel
  • Vision impaired

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