"Course Title: Introduction to upholstery

Course Description: Learn how to upholster a drop-in seat frame using traditional methods and materials and how to measure the work and calculate the quantities of materials needed
Course Information: We will cover:
How to upholster a simple frame such as a drop-in seat, building up the layers from the webbing and hessian to the calico and top cover
The main upholstery tools and materials and how and where to use them
The difference between traditional and modern upholstery
A brief history of upholstered furniture and where to go to see collections of fine and domestic upholstered furniture
Essential equipment: Tools and materials needed to complete the course will be provided. Bring pen and paper to make notes and if possible a camera to record your progress
Entry requirements: This course is suitable for beginners and those with no prior knowledge of upholstery ""
Prosp Content
3.00 hrs per wk
5 weeks