Eco Upholstery for Beginners – Level 1

£120.00

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Description

THE STOOL

Upholster a small pine stool frame using traditional upholstery techniques and recycled and environmentally friendly materials

At the end of the course you will have a stool to take home and basic upholstery skills which you can then build on in our Eco Upholstery for Beginners Level 2 classes

LEARN ABOUT:

      • Eco friendly and natural upholstery materials
      • Effective use of upholstery hand tools such as webbing stretchers
      • Shaping a seat pad using natural fillings, tacks, tension and fabric
      • Basic upholstery cuts and folds
      • How to apply a wood finish

COURSE LENGTH:

9 teaching hours (2 days or 4 evenings)

SKILL LEVEL:

1 – Suitable for those with no previous upholstery experience

COURSE TIME OPTIONS:

Over a single weekend – Saturday and Sunday daytime classes, 10.30am – 3.30pm

Tuesday evening classes 6.20pm – 8.35pm

Friday daytime classes 10.00am – 3.00pm

All weekly classes must be taken consecutively

HOW TO BOOK IN:

You can book in for the single weekend course by selecting this option from the drop down menu above.

We operate individual waiting lists for places in all weekly classes. Please email hello@themakershedbristol.co.uk to be added to one or more waiting lists. We will contact you when you get to the top of a list and we can offer you a start date for your course. Please also provide a phone number as sometimes spaces become available at short notice.

When you accept a start date, you can book in and pay the course fee through this website page

INCLUDED IN THE COURSE FEE:

All materials (including the stool frame), tutoring and tool use – there are no additional costs unless you choose to bring your own top fabric

HOW OUR CLASSES WORK:

All of our classes have a student:tutor ratio of 6:1. Most are mixed level and some are mixed discipline, which means you will likely be in a group of people all doing different projects.

Tuition is given on an individual basis at each student’s bench to ensure a fully COVID-secure working and learning environment.

Once you have started your Level 1 course, you will be given the option to keep your class space in order to take further courses.