What you will do
3 hour workshop
In these 3-hour workshops, participants will get a hands-on introduction to woodworking tools, learning when and how to use some of the most useful tools for woodworking and DIY! The workshops will be taught by our talented design and making team, who will teach you skills such as:
The difference between an impact driver, drill, combi drill and masonry drill, and how to use them with confidence!
The ins out and outs of using a drill for wood, metal, plasterboard, brickwork etc, including how to select the right drillbit
How to measure like a pro with a tape measure, spirit level and caliper
How to use a clamp, tricks and tips
How and when to use different types of saws
Workshops will take place in our sustainable design workshop under the Trellick Tower, and will be guided by zero-waste and circular economy principles.
The workshops are open to anyone over the age of 14, but children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Organic tea and biscuits will be provided.
Select a class time
None of the dates work for you? Let the host know and you will be notified when new dates are added.
You will only receive an email from us if new dates are added for this class, you will not receive any marketing emails, and that's a promise!
We ensure quality. If your class doesn't reach your expectations, we'll give your money back.
About your host, Goldfinger Factory
Goldfinger Factory is an award-winning social enterprise, combining a sustainable design and interiors business with a teaching Academy, sharing skills in traditional craftsmanship and reclaimed materials. We are passionate about circular economy principles and supporting an inclusive community. Our newly launched Academy aims to provide a place of inclusion and empowerment for our community through woodworking and craft courses and training opportunities.
For this workshop, please wear practical clothing and footwear.
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.