A SHORT COURSE IN BASIC UPHOLSTERY
This course involves upholstering a small stool using a mix of traditional and modern upholstery techniques. We provide all the materials, including the stool frame and a choice of top fabrics (you can bring your own top fabric if you prefer). At the end of the course the stool is yours to take home.
This taster course will provide you with basic upholstery skills which you can then build on in our furniture upcycling classes.
LEARN HOW TO:
- Use upholstery tools such as webbing stretchers, staple guns and tack hammers/lifters effectively
- Tension and attach upholstery materials
- Shape fabric using cuts and folds
Learn about upholstery materials and sundries
2 weeks of daytime classes or 4 weeks of evening classes.
Skill level: 1
Suitable for those with no previous upholstery experience.