Introduction to Antique Furniture Restoration
Five Day Course £600.00
This course can cover an immense amount of learning and it is best to talk to me first so that we can establish what you want to do and design the course around your requirements.
I can supply antique furniture to work on but you may prefer to bring your own small pieces.
Here is some of what we can do.
Throughout the five day course there will be an on-going emphasis on the theoretical knowledge needed to restore quality furniture. I can teach some of the many skills, but it is just as important to learn how and when to apply the different techniques you will be learning. I want you to leave being able to identify the age and purpose of a piece of furniture. You also need to understand how it was made, how it has aged and how it has been previously repaired. Most importantly we will discuss how you approach the restoration process in a manner that is appropriate and respectful of the furniture. In broad terms we will cover the following:
Five days may not be long enough for a beginner to complete their own restoration project but the aim is to equip you with the skill and knowledge to complete projects in your own time.