Ever wanted to learn how to make your own upholstered footstool. On this two day course, you will learn how to create a small mid-century style footstool using modern upholstery techniques.
Tutor & Location: This workshop will be taken by Laura at our shop in Tiptree
Date: 18th & 19th May 2022
Time: 10.30am - 4pm
*Please note that some arm/ hand strength is a benefit for this workshop as fabrics will need to be applied under pressue and can put pressure on hands in particular.
What's included in the course:
This course is suitable for beginners or those with some basic upholstery experience.
The skills you can expect to learn are; webbing, using tacks to attach hessian, cutting and securing foam, using fabric and trimmings to cover and finish.
The stool will measure approximately 75cm x 35cm x 50cm
We provide all the equipment and inner materials you will need.
We also provide refreshments to enjoy throughout the workshop, if you have an allergies we should be aware of, please let us know when booking your place.
What you will need to bring:
You will need to bring a piece of upholstery fabric measuring 140cm x 100cm. You will also need a packed lunch on both days.