Type
9 courses
Woodwork, Restoration & Picture Framing

Frame & Mount Your Own Prints

This 3-day workshop is an introduction to picture framing. During the workshop, you learn to plan and cuts mounts for your artwork, cut and assemble the picture frames, cut glass and backing and assemble all the pieces to complete the framed piece to a professional standard. Each session has a combination of theory and practice, with the emphasis on demonstrations and practical work. You should complete two frames, ready to hang, in the three-day workshop.

04/04/2023 - Tue, Wed, Thu (10:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £125.00 - C01733-222302
30/05/2023 - Tue, Wed, Thu (10:00-16:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £125.00 - C01733-222303

Intermediate Picture Framing

This is tutored picture framing workshop. The aim of the workshop is to provide an environment where you can broaden your range of experience, by providing the opportunity to work on individual projects of your own choosing, working at your own pace with guidance and tuition from the tutor. There will be revision of the techniques used in planning and cutting the components to complete the framed piece to a professional standard. The course is aimed at students who have had some experience of the tools used and is not designed for those with no previous experience. Each session has a...

27/02/2023 - Mon (14:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £125.00 - C00467-222302
27/02/2023 - Mon (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £125.00 - C00467-222303

Introduction to Picture Framing

This is tutored picture framing workshop. The aim of the workshop is to introduce you to picture framing. The class is aimed at those with no previous experience, if you have framed before you can broaden your range of experience by working on projects of your own choosing, working at your own pace with guidance and tuition from the tutor. There is a focus on the techniques used in planning and cutting the components to complete the framed piece to a professional standard. Each session has a combination of theory and practice, combined with demonstrations and practical work.

09/01/2023 - Mon (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £125.00 - C02029-222301
09/01/2023 - Mon (14:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 5 weeks - £125.00 - C02029-222302

Oil Painting Restoration

The course will cover all aspects of oil painting conservation for beginners and continuing students will be able to build on previously acquired knowledge

Various restoration techniques will be covered. Students will be able to learn new skills as well as consolidate their existing knowledge of oil painting restoration techniques. The teaching will essentially be based on students’ personal projects (you will work on your damaged painting), but some lectures and practical exercises will be given by the Tutor.

21/02/2023 - Tue (18:00-21:00) - Parkshot Campus - 15 weeks - £391.00 - C00158-222304
22/02/2023 - Wed (13:30-16:30) - Parkshot Campus - 15 weeks - £391.00 - C00158-222305
22/02/2023 - Wed (09:30-12:30) - Parkshot Campus - 15 weeks - £391.00 - C00158-222306

Upholstery - Intensive

The five-day intensives are suitable for all levels of upholstery skills, from beginners to those with some experience. Both traditional and modern techniques are taught, depending on your project. Upholstery is very time consuming, so if you bring a large project, please keep in mind that it may take longer than 5 days.

You provide the furniture, fabric and trimmings, and we provide the materials. Please wear sensible clothes and shoes, upholstery is quite a dusty job so dont wear your finest.

The course takes place during holiday times so you may want to bring a flask etc...

13/02/2023 - Mon - Fri (10:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £296.00 - C02824-222302
03/04/2023 - Mon - Fri (10:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £296.00 - C02824-222303
30/05/2023 - Mon - Fri (10:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £296.00 - C02824-222304

Upholstery - Taster

The taster weekend is a chance to explore the joys of upholstery, working on a basic project, either a drop is seat dining chair or small foot stool, no experience required. Upholstery is much more involved than people think, this gives you a chance to see whether you like working with tools and traditional or modern materials and bring a piece of furniture back to life. Exploring a little of the history of upholstery and materials that are used and their sustainability. You provide the furniture, fabric and trimmings, and we provide the materials.

This course takes place during the...

24/03/2023 - Fri, Sat (10:00-17:00) - Parkshot Campus - 1 weeks - £0.00 - C02823-222302

Woodwork - Beginners/Improvers

This course will give students a thorough grounding in the practice and theory of woodwork, the emphasis being largely on practical work. The correct application and use of hand and power tools is covered in detail and students will be encouraged to design and make an original piece of work.

10/01/2023 - Tue (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £281.00 - C00122-222303
18/04/2023 - Tue (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £306.00 - C00122-222305

Woodwork - Design & Make Wooden Furniture

This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge to design and make original items of furniture. You will be given demonstrations on woodworking techniques and guidance on your own unique project.

14/01/2023 - Sat (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus - 11 weeks - £281.00 - C00882-222302
22/04/2023 - Sat (10:00-13:00) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £306.00 - C00882-222303

Woodwork - Intermediate / Advanced

This woodwork course is for you if you are a more experienced and confident student, to help you develop your own projects in class.

12/01/2023 - Thu (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £306.00 - C02310-222302
20/04/2023 - Thu (18:30-21:30) - Parkshot Campus - 12 weeks - £306.00 - C02310-222303