Upholstery – Bring a Chair. Saturday 8th April-Wednesday 12th April 10am-5pm
Jump start your upholstery skills with a special Easter course, led by professional tutor, Louise Richardson. A special opportunity to turn a chair from frump to fabulous in five fun filled consecutive days. Bring a chair and work on it every day transforming it by removing the old fabric and stuffing, revamp the woodwork and fit new upholstery so that you take away a unique creation to love and be proud of. Suitable for beginners and intermediate skilled learners.
Carpentry for Beginners – Make a Table. Saturday 8th April-Wednesday 12th April 10am-5pm
A fabulous five day ‘Carpentry for beginners’ course, this is an opportunity to learn an array of skills in a short set of wonderfully absorbing days. Using a mixture of traditional hand tools and modern drills and saws, experienced craftswoman Ruth Thomson will guide and inspire you as she teaches age old techniques in carpentry. As you begin making your own table traditionally constructed from seasoned pine, you will learn how to use and care for chisels, saws, planes and spoke-shaves. Ruth is an experienced carpenter and teacher. She conveys her skillful practical experience with light-hearted humour.
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