Upholstery Workshop

This course aims to give you an understanding of upholstery techniques. It is for anyone from beginners to improvers in standards of upholstery. By the end of the course you will be able to complete your own project, confidently plan future upholstery work and enjoy the effective use of your new acquired skills.

Site

Eastbourne

Course Type

Adult

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Courses

Options Course Code Starts Ends Days From To Standard Fee
60223-01 22/09/22 01/12/22 Thursday 18:30 20:30 £100
60223-02 12/01/23 23/03/23 Thursday 19:00 21:00 £100
60223-03 20/04/23 15/06/23 Thursday 19:00 21:00 £80

What will I study?

During this course we will aim to cover basic upholstery skills including learning to recover or re-upholster your own furniture , modern or antique, cutting and stitching by hand techniques. By the end of the course you will be able to complete your own project, confidently plan future upholstery work and enjoy the effective use of your new acquired skills.

How will I be assessed?

Continuous informal assessment throughout the sessions, and where appropriate, through the use of individual learning plans.

What qualification will I achieve?

There is no qualification for this course.

What can I do after completing this course?

Once you have completed this course you might be interested in our other creative courses.

Are there any extra costs?

Students need to provide their onw fabrics, trimmings springs and foam. You will need to bring: ITEM OF FURNITUTE TO UPHOLSTER: SMALL STOOL OR SMALL CHAIR.

Additional Info

You will need the following basic tool kit: Wooden mallet, flat headed screwdriver, small tack lifter, pliers, scissors/shears/Stanley knife, small tack hammer, tape measure, apron, bin bag for re-usable items. Notebook and pen. There is no space at the college to leave items to upholster from one week to the next. Students need to take their items home and bring to college for lessons every week..