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Upholstery full day class - strip, pad and cover a dining chair

Re-covered chair

About the Course

* Learn how to strip, pad and cover.
* Learn how to make minor repairs.
* Learn how to apply different paint and finishing techniques.
* Learn how to use upholstery tools and materials.

Social distancing
Those attending class will be asked to bring their own masks and gloves please.
Benches and tools will be wiped before use.

What is the difference between this and the half-day class?
With the half-day class, you may bring your own dining chair if you wish. David will pick one chair to demonstrate on and you will have a chance to try out the techniques he demonstrates. With the full day class, participants will be working on their own chair under instruction.

What do we need to bring?
* A dining chair to work on

If you wish to replace the fabric or foam components of your chair:
*Your choice of fabric
* Padding
*Basic upholstery sundries are provided.
Please contact us if you need further information. To book this course, please click on the 'Make a booking request' button above.

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?

Social distancing
Those attending class will be asked to bring their own masks and gloves please.

Tea and coffee are available throughout the day. There is no lunch provided so bring your own or there is a local shop 1 min drive away.
Local train station is aprox 10 mins walk and parking is available at the workshop.


Kirsty Duffey at Great British Woodshop
Cherry Lodge, Oakcroft Rd
Oakcroft Rd
West Byfleet
KT14 6JH
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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hen dos
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers

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8 hours (9:00am to 5:00pm)

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In-person course
- - #22492

A really interesting course led by a really interesting tutor (David). Would highly recommend the course to anyone who wants to get a base idea of how to reupholster furniture. A very enjoyable afternoon.

In-person course
- - #20358

David is a font of knowledge, whilst making everything understandable and easy to follow.
Very interactive, fun and enjoyable. I learnt lots and will be booking more courses with him

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