Meticulous Restoration

Contact name: Katie Brennan
Total bookings
over 2 years
with CraftCourses

Maker's bio

Katie is an experienced furniture restorer, upholsterer and teacher with 8 years experience teaching craft skills. After completing the City & Guilds Diplomas in Traditional Furniture Making and Upholstery she qualified as a City & Guilds Trainer/Assessor and taught at a City & Guilds training centre in Bristol. She is a qualified Design and Technology teacher with a degree in the History of Art and Design. She now runs a small upholstery business in her home-town, Stone, and teaches locally.

Courses, kits & gifts

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'Bring Your Own Project' Day - Upholstery
Next date: Sep 15th
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Upholstery - Weekly daytime class over 4 Thursdays - 'Bring Your Own Project'
Next date: Sep 15th
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Upholstery Beginners' Evening Class - Wednesdays, 6 Week Term
Next date: Nov 2nd

Recent reviews

All maker's reviews
9 Feb 22'

Jean Collins reviewed: Upholstery - Weekly daytime class over 4 Thursdays - 'Bring Your Own Project'

"Katie is an excellent tutor. Clear directions and easy to follow instructions made the course very enjoyable. Will be looking out for more courses with her."

Meticulous Restoration responded:

" Many thanks for your review Jean. It was a pleasure to host you. You produced a fantastic traditionally stuffed seat, which looks fab!"

1 Feb 20'

Jennifer Hudson reviewed: Upholster a hand-made footstool with Meticulous

"Probably the most effective course for anyone interested in beginning upholstery, or like me, dabbled a little over the years, but the finished results were never very good. This course ironed out all those issues, learning how important the correct tools were and how to use them, and getting a more professional finish. Katie is an understated gifted lady and she spends time allowing you to work at your own pace. I enjoyed it so much I’m booking on a further course to do ‘my own project’. Happy lady …"

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