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Tom Trimmins Woodwork

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Tom Trimmins @ Freightliners City Farm
Sheringham Road
Islington
London
N7 8PF

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Tom Trimmins Woodwork's Courses

Daytime furniture making classes at Tom Trimmins Woodwork London
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Daytime furniture making classes at Tom Trimmins Woodwork London
London
£150
My daytime woodworking classes take place on Friday mornings. As with all my woodworking courses the aim is not just to learn how to make things but to have a good time doing it. You can book this courses online via my website. Previous experience is not needed and they are ideal for beginners and more experienced woodworkers. All courses are held at my professional workshop which is centrally located at Freightliners city farm in Islington. Friday morning class with a maximum of two people. Make a swing lid box...
Green woodworking and nature connection in the Malvern Hills
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Green woodworking and nature connection in the Malvern Hills
Worcestershire
£250
Available to book now on my website for 30th August weekend Join me for a peaceful weekend of woodland craft and nature connection in the Malvern Hills. Leave work at lunchtime on Friday and escape to the woods with us for a weekend of making things with simple tools, simple living and feeling how you are connected to the natural world. This course is intended to be relaxing, fun and a chance to learn about green woodworking whilst immersed in nature. There will be opportunities to swing lazily in a...
Joinery for Furniture Making Evening Class in London
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Joinery for Furniture Making Evening Class in London
London
£395
Join me in my professional workshop in London and learn how to cut some traditional woodworking joints, such as a halving joint, mortice and tenon and dovetail. This course is intended to give you an introduction to the tools, materials and skills of furniture making. If you've never picked up a chisel before-don't worry as everything will be explained as you progress! Ive been running my woodworking courses all year round for 7 years and they were highly commended by the Craft Skills Awards in 2013. Some of the things...
Learn how to use wooden planes at Tom Trimmins Woodwork London
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Learn how to use wooden planes at Tom Trimmins Woodwork London
London
£155
1 Place left! In this class you will get to grips with a traditional style wooden bodied plane where the blade is held in place by a wedge. I really like this type of plane as they are light and feel amazing to use-they glide so easily across the surface. I will give you a new plane that you can work on and you will take it home with you after the class. The cost of the plane is included in the course fee. The class takes place on two...
Make an ash stool with wedged mortice and tenon joints at Tom Trimmins Woodwork London
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Make an ash stool with wedged mortice and tenon joints at Tom Trimmins Woodwork London
London
£375
On this course you will make a neat ash stool with wedged tenons. This is an ideal first furniture project for beginners but also for those with a bit more experience. I designed this originally with a milking stool in mind, seeing as my workshop is on a city farm this seemed like a good starting point. I wanted to make a simple piece that could be used as a stool or a side table and that is slim enough that it can fit in to your home easily, perhaps...
Oval Steam-bent Shaker boxes Evening Class in London
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Oval Steam-bent Shaker boxes Evening Class in London
London
£375
1 Place left! On this course you will make two or three Oval shaker boxes of different sizes and along the way you will learn about steam-bending, carving and how to use a neat selection of hand-tools and machinery. We will use black walnut or maple for the box sides and red cedar for the top and bottom. Maple was one of the most commonly used woods by the shakers but walnut bends just as well and I think it looks great. One of the boxes will be in traditional...
Saw Sharpening and Tuning at Tom Trimmins Woodwork London
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Saw Sharpening and Tuning at Tom Trimmins Woodwork London
London
£130
Start with an old saw and learn how to fix it up and make it work perfectly, as well as look beautiful so its ready for your next project. Whether you have an old saw that belonged to someone in your family or are simply interested in learning how to bring these lovely old tools back into use, you’ll love this course. Its very satisfying taking a wonky old saw with knackered teeth and polishing and filing them until they are all perfect. Its a form of meditation really, and...