Repair re-finish and re-upholster a piece of furniture
You choose your project and we guide you through the process of planning, stripping, repair and re-upholstery using recycled and environmentally friendly materials and finishing products
- Re-upholstery :strip and re-build your upholstered furniture
- Furniture repair and surface preparation*
- Eco friendly furniture finishes
*Please be aware that we do not allow the use of chemical varnish/lacquer removers in the workshop
Re-upholstery projects vary a lot in the time in takes to complete them. Having completed the level 1 and 2 courses with us, you will be aware that upholstery by hand requires time and patience and the number of classes you require will depend on your project and work speed. You can choose to keep your class place for consecutive weeks or takes breaks in between blocks of classes to suit your schedule and budget
3 – Suitable for those who have completed our Eco Upholstery for Beginners Level 1 & 2 courses.
WHEN YOU CAN TAKE THIS COURSE:
We operate waiting lists for places in these classes. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
If you are an existing Eco Upholstery for Beginners Level 2 student you will be given the option to keep your class place and continue on to do the Eco Upholstery Level 3 course straight away.
HOW TO BOOK IN:
When you accept a start date, we will send you a payment agreement using the WorldPay FuturePay facility. This will enable us to take payment from a card or account for 2 classes every 2 weeks. Payments are in advance and we require 2 weeks notice if you wish to leave the class.
INCLUDED IN THE COURSE FEE:
Tutoring and tool use only
You will need to source your own timber and top fabric under our guidance
Basic upholstered furniture sundries and off-the-roll upholstery materials such as hessian, calico, wool felt, interliner, and latex will be available to buy at the Makershed in small quantities and as required for your project