The Makershed is a creative space for doing, making and learning new skills.
Whatever your level of experience you're assured a friendly welcome within a supportive learning and making environment. Come and take part in workshops and courses in woodworking, upholstery, upcycling or DIY. We welcome complete beginners and more seasoned makers alike.
Learn how to use hand tools, accurately mark out, cut and assemble a range of traditional joints and fit & finish projects.
Learn how to web, stuff and cover a stool using both traditional and modern techniques and materials.
Learn how to use basic hand tools and power drills, patch repair walls, install basic fixings and put up level shelves.
Give a new lease of life to a piece of furniture by repairing, upcycling and re-upholstering your own chosen project.
Pallet Wood Workshop
Dismantle a pallet into useable timber, plan a design and learn how to use hand tools and build your project using traditional joinery techniques.