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Basic Upholstery
Saturday 30 June

Saturday 30 June 2018 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

$95.00

This workshop will show you how to revamp your own simple chair pad or stool top to bring new life to a piece of furniture. No sewing involved.

This workshop is perfect for beginners who want to get a taste of upholstery. We’ll teach you about the tools and materials required and our tips and tricks to create a professional finished look!

Requirements:

  • A simple chair or stool with a removable upholstered seat pad. (Please note that all participants need to submit a photo of their project for approval prior to the workshop. Renovation of the frame/structure of the furniture piece is not included in this workshop. )
  • Upholstery fabric for recovering.
  • A staple remover. (We will have these available for sale if you don’t have one.)
  • Small pair of pliers

Included:

  • Foam and wadding
  • Use of staplers and all other tools

Please note: Any other materials required (eg. jute webbing) will incur a small surcharge on the day.

What will you learn?

  • How to remove existing upholstery
  • Preparing seat pad for new upholstery
  • Attaching foam and wadding as required
  • Application of fabric
  • Finishing the under side

Facilitator: Julie Hillier

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Details

Date:
Saturday 30 June 2018
Time:
9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
$95.00
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Website:
https://ministryofhandmade.com.au/event/basic-upholstery-30-june/

Venue

Ministry of Handmade Studio
11 Eclipse Street
Bridgeman Downs, QLD 4035 Australia
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Phone:
+61414467405
Website:
https://ministryofhandmade.com.au

Organiser

Julie Hillier
Phone:
0414 467 405
Email:
create@ministryofhandmade.com.au
Website:
https://ministryofhandmade.com.au