And Upholster provides step by step tutoring on how to restore upholstered furniture to its former glory while gaining skills relating to furniture repair. Andupholsrer's philosophy is to reutilise and upcycle all pieces of furniture. Courses
are open to all members of the public irrespective of your current skills and abilities as these will be developed over time. The skills you will aquire are traditional upholstery techniques which enables the participants to move on with ease to modern
techniques. You will learn furniture restoration techniques guided by our qualified tutor, holder of a TDLB D32 and D33 qualification who has more than 40 years experience in this area including 19 years teaching.
COURSES ARE RUN THROUGHOUT
THE YEAR in our well equipped workshop in the Jewelry Quarter in th centre of Birmingham. Tools are provided along with tea and coffee and are of 3 hours in duration. Some materials are included in the cost of the course. We also have the facilities
to store your project. We have a selection of armchairs for sale, French antique armchairs, "art nouveau" chairs and more, all to be found on the best buy page http://www.andupholster.co.uk/415121773
Courses currently run on the following days:-
Monday afternoon from 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm
Tuesday morning from 10.00 am to 13.00pm
Tuesday evening from 5.30 to 8.30 pm
Saturday morning from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm
course prices are listed on the "How to book" page These run every week of the year. THERE IS A WEEKEND COURSE ONCE A MONTH (of 12 hours) once a month and dates are announced in advance
with the next date (due to smmer break and commonwealth games) the next weekend dates are 10th /11th September, 15th/16th October, 19th/20th November.