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In-person classUpholstery Taster WeekendTwo day intro to traditional upholstery. Learn about the tools, materials, history of the craft and we’ll teach you key techniques.

Dalston

£195 pp

Two session course

Beginner

What happens in this class?

The School of Stuff is offering a two-day taster session in traditional upholstery.

Upholstery is a traditional craft which uses materials and techniques developed over centuries to produce elegant, comfortable seating that will last generations. You will learn about the tools, materials, and history of the craft and we will teach you some key techniques. Over the weekend you will learn how to upholster a drop-in seat for a dining chair (either your own or one we can provide). The course is designed as an introduction so that you can see if you like traditional upholstery. If you…

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Things to remember

Bring yourself, a notebook and a camera. And a drop in seat if you have one (don't worry if you haven't, we have lots here). There is an hour break for lunch. Bring food if you want to, but there are lots of nice places to eat nearby…

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Age Requirement

8
All students under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Your Teacher
Teacher

The School of Stuff is a studio dedicated to teaching furniture crafts in Dalston, East London. They run evening classes, weekend courses, and longer training courses for career changers. Core subjects are upholstery, furniture restoration and furniture making.

The core teaching team are working upholsterers, furniture makers and restorers, who are also all experienced teachers.

There should be something for everyone – as long as it's furniture-related.

Class Location
The School of Stuff
Dalston
B003, Lighthouse Studios
89A Shacklewell Lane
E82EB
London
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