Upholstery (5 weeks)
This is a 5 week course Tuesday evenings 6 til 9, starting 1st Nov. Suitable for anyone wanting to develop skills in upholstery and furniture renovation. You will upholster a project of your choice and learn how to select the best materials for the project; use a selection of tools; complete a range of skills and techniques in either modern or traditional upholstery; design and complete a unique project. You will need to bring a project to work on e.g. chair, stool, or ottoman. If you are new to upholstery a dining chair or stool are ideal first projects. You will need to supply resources appropriate to your project which may include webbing, hessian, springs, fillers and fabric. You may need to supply tools. Resources can be bought independently or purchased from the centre when available. Your tutor will advise you on the first session. Cost £114.