UPHOLSTERY WORKSHOP

Monday 13th May 2019 (bookings now open Have you been holding onto that chair in the corner, hoping one day you might just give it some special attention and bring it back to life? This fun workshop with regional upholsterer Col Bottreil, combines a step by step understanding of basic carpentry and upholstery. Learn all about it, from start to finish, including measuring and cutting, assembling and upholstering using a favourite piece of fabric, and go home with a beautiful piece of furniture that compliments your home.

  EVENT DETAILS

Date: Monday 13th May  2019

  • Time: 10.00am  – 4.00pm
  • Venue: Red Door Gallery [on fraser]
  • Contact: rdgonfraser@gmail.co
  • Cost: $80 pp (Inc morning and afternoon tea)
  • Materials See Requirements List below
  • Tutor – Cole Bottreill

  PAYMENT DETAILS

Payment: To confirm your place on the day, payment  is required in advance (or by prior arrangement).  For online electronic funds transferral (EFT) please ensure you state your name and Upholstery WS when making a ‘direct deposit’ into the following account.

  • Red Door Gallery on Fraser
  • BSB 633 000
  • Account No. 160620522
  • Bank of Bendigo

CATERING

Morning and afternoon tea will be provided. Bring your lunch. Please advise us if you have any dietary requirements.  ‘Food to go’ can be purchased at several eateries open on the day including O’Hara’s Bakery, Quigley and Clarke,  or Widow Twankey’s  on Fraser Street

REQUIREMENTS

Please wear suitable clothing and comfortable footwear. Bring your own chair and the following;

  • Small hammer
  • A sharp chisel
  • Sharp fabric scissors (not paper scissors)
  • Upholstery fabric or textile art piece of your choice (suitably sized piece)

Additional Materials: Upholstery webbing, foam, tacks etc can be purchased from the tutor.  Please note a selection of re-purposed chairs will be available at $20 each from the Gallery.

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