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  UPHOLSTERY

Is that dining chair crying out for a new seat, or maybe that tired sofa needs to be loved again! Learn how to upholster using traditional methods including woodwork restoration, webbing, stuffing, springing and covering. Tools are available to borrow. Materials: £5 maximum

Date Wed 14th June  
Tutor Anita Lewis  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1754  
Fees £40
 
 

 
  INTRODUCTION TO SOFT FURNISHINGS

Learn how to make simple furnishings to brighten your home. For absolute beginners, start with an introduction to using your sewing machine . Surprise yourself how quickly you can progress to making simple cushion covers, lined curtains and Roman blinds. If you have a specific project in mind, please contact us at least 2 weeks prior to the workshop date so that this can be discussed with your tutor.

Date Fri 7th July  
Tutor Catherine Crowther  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1718  
Fees £45
 
 

 
  UPHOLSTERY


Is that dining chair crying out for a new seat, or maybe that tired sofa needs to be loved again! Learn how to upholster using traditional methods including woodwork restoration, webbing, stuffing, springing and covering. Tools are available to borrow. Materials: £5 maximum

Date Wed 19th July  
Tutor Anita Lewis  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1755  
Fees £40
 
 

 
  INTRODUCTION TO SOFT FURNISHINGS

Learn how to make simple furnishings to brighten your home. For absolute beginners, start with an introduction to using your sewing machine . Surprise yourself how quickly you can progress to making simple cushion covers, lined curtains and Roman blinds. If you have a specific project in mind, please contact us at least 2 weeks prior to the workshop date so that this can be discussed with your tutor.

Date Wed 9th Aug  
Tutor Catherine Crowther  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1719  
Fees £45
 
 

 
  UPHOLSTERY


Is that dining chair crying out for a new seat, or maybe that tired sofa needs to be loved again! Learn how to upholster using traditional methods including woodwork restoration, webbing, stuffing, springing and covering. Tools are available to borrow. Materials: £5 maximum

Date Sat 12th Aug  
Tutor Anita Lewis  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1756  
Fees £40
 
 

 
  LAMPSHADES

Have you ever wanted to make a lampshade to match your soft furnishings, or transform that piece of vintage fabric into something useful? This relaxed and supportive half day workshop introduces you to the simple techniques and tools required to make a basic 30cms drum lampshade. A range of attractive cotton print fabrics is available for you to choose from if you wish. Materials: £15 maximum

Date Wed 16th Aug  
Tutor Vanessa Moreton  
Time 10.00am-12.30pm  
Ref 1779  
Fees £35
 
 

 
  UPHOLSTERY

Is that dining chair crying out for a new seat, or maybe that tired sofa needs to be loved again! Learn how to upholster using traditional methods including woodwork restoration, webbing, stuffing, springing and covering. Tools are available to borrow. Materials: £5 maximum

Date Sat 2nd Sept  
Tutor Anita Lewis  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1757  
Fees £40
 
 

 
  UPHOLSTERY

Is that dining chair crying out for a new seat, or maybe that tired sofa needs to be loved again! Learn how to upholster using traditional methods including woodwork restoration, webbing, stuffing, springing and covering. Tools are available to borrow. Materials: £5 maximum

Date Wed 20th Sept  
Tutor Anita Lewis  
Time 10.00am-4.00pm  
Ref 1758  
Fees £40