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One day upholstery course - make a footstool

One day upholstery course - make a footstool

About the Course

Next dates are November 14th and January 23rd.
This one day course includes all tuition, materials and equipment to make a footstool with your choice of finish for the legs. All you need to bring is a metre of fabric for the top cover - fabric should be suitable for upholstery.

The day runs from 10.00 - 4.00 and includes free parking, plus drinks and light refreshments. Lunch can be bought in the local shops.

No experience is needed for this course and it is suitable for all ages. You will take your footstool home at the end of the day.

Class sizes are limited to 8 and there will be two tutors on the day to provide an appropriate level of guidance and instruction. This is a fantastic introduction to the skills of upholstery and many students continue to a full 12 week course with more complex items of furniture renovation.

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Parking, drinks, light refreshments, footstool kit, use of all tools.
Students need to bring a metre of their chosen fabric for the top cover - upholstery quality fabric.


Jan Dyson at Manorhouse School of Upholstery
Thorpe Lane
West Yorkshire
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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers

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6 hours (10:00am to 4:00pm)

Next available date

14th November 2020


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I've learnt so much on this fabulous day course thanks to Jan and Anthony carefully and patiently guiding us through each step in the process, and I'm now in proud possession of a beautiful, bespoke footstool. Thank you, and I look forward to seeing you again soon.

Response from Manorhouse School of Upholstery:

We are both delighted that you enjoyed the day - the whole group mingled well and helped each other and it was a very enjoyable day. We know you will make good use of your skills in your business.

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