This masterclass is an excellent next step for those who already know how to upholster a traditional stuff and stitched straight edge. By the end of this short course, you will have constructed a traditionally upholstered kidney shaped stool that you can take home with you.
This course is taught through a series of master classes after which students will create a stuff and stitched edge 'well seat' that flows with the frame lines of a kidney shaped stool, using both concaved and convex curves. Students will produce a traditionally upholstered kidney shaped stool that they will take away with them at the end of the 3-day masterclass. The course provides an opportunity for students to further their skills and techniques used in traditional upholstery.
Students will learn techniques such as:
This course includes a series of short master classes followed by the student creating a kidney shaped stool completed with their own choice of fabric. Tuition will be by a variety of teaching methods including demonstration and instructions, one-to-one tutorial guidance, group discussions and critiques. It is important to note that the course is practical requiring a degree of manual dexterity and students will need to participate fully to get the most out of the course.
By the end of the course, students will have:
|Course dates||30 July to 1 August|
|Day and time||Monday to Wednesday, 10am to 4pm|
|Maximum class size||12|
A 20% discount is available for:
If you're eligible for the 20% discount, please contact us before booking.
In addition to the course fee there may be additional charges for materials. The cost of materials depends on the scale of the project.
Please note, the deadline to book a place on one of our short courses is one week before the start date. If you have missed the deadline, please get in touch and we will do our best to accommodate you.
Please select when you would like to start: