BUILD YOUR OWN SOLAR CHARGER


  • 23/09/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Learn to make alternative energy by constructing your own solar charger from re-used materials. If you are interested in knowing more about renewable energy systems, this one day, very practical workshop, will allow you to create a product to charge your phone from the sun that you can take home at the end of the (more…)

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PREPARE & PAINT


  • 23/09/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Learn to decorate in one day, 10am – 5pm. All set to decorate one room… or perhaps your entire home? Brush up your decorating techniques by messing up our workshop, instead of your living room! Painting a room is a great way to transform your home interior, without it costing the earth. But it can be (more…)

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INTRO TO WOODWORK – 2 DAYS – WOOD STOOL


  • 23/09/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Suitable for absolute beginners. Enjoyable for everyone. Two-day workshop. 10am – 5pm. By popular demand – a content packed two-day basic carpentry woodwork course spread over two Saturdays. Beginners will be given plenty of help and more experienced students may work at their own pace. Make your own pine wood stool and take it home with (more…)

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INTRO TO TRADITIONAL UPHOLSTERY – WEEKEND


  • 23/09/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A weekend course for a beginner to jump  start your knowledge of traditional upholstery skills and tools. If you would like to get stuck in to a project a bit more traditional than the drop in dining chair seat that we tackle on our ‘Intro to Upholstery‘ workshop, this chance to make a footstool you will (more…)

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GARDENING – CONTAINERS FOR SMALL SPACES


  • 23/09/2017
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Container gardening for small spaces Half day workshop 10.00-1.00pm Is your outside space a balcony, a tiny paved yard or patio? Do you just have room for a window box or a plant by your front door? Tiny spaces are a challenge for any gardener. Add a lot of storeys, lack of rain and wary (more…)

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CARPENTRY FOR BEGINNERS – SUNDAYS – SET OF STEPS


  • 24/09/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

This timeless classic is taken from our favourite 1910 vintage woodwork book. It is a brand new project for our Carpentry for Beginners courses. Take home a fabulously useful set of steps, beautifully crafted with ‘Through tenons’ and ‘shoulder’ joints. Measurements are: 53cm H x 50cm W and 55cm D when open. Using a mixture of (more…)

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DIY IN A DAY – DRILLS


  • 24/09/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Learn the basics at this fast paced but relaxed one day workshop. A perfect starter for all those annoying jobs around the house that you feel you should be able to tackle…if only you knew how. We know it’s frustrating to wait for it to be done and then get charged for it and we understand it (more…)

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MAKE A PIPED CUSHION


  • 24/09/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Make a piped cushion. One day weekend course 10am -5pm For everyone who would love to make their own cushion’s for seat’s and sofa’s. The perfect way to fit out your camper van or jazz up your shed. Whether it’s a square scatter cushion, and elegant piped boxed cushion , come and make your choice (more…)

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TRADITIONAL AND MODERN LAMPSHADE MAKING


  • 26/09/2017
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Suitable for beginners. Enjoyable for all. One or Two-day (Tuesday/Wednesday) week day workshop. 10am – 5pm. If you aspire to the luxury and elegance of lampshades that ooze class like a dowager, this is the workshop for you. Even if you have never stitched in your life, Ian McQueen’s relaxed and friendly style of tuition (more…)

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BASIC ELECTRICS


  • 28/09/2017
    6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

An introductory workshop to help learn the first principles of electrics in the home.What about those complicated physic formulas? How will you know an Amp when you see one? (Clue-you can’t. ) This short workshop covers the most common requests that homeowners, landlords and tenants want to more about in their homes. Explained in simple (more…)

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