Loading Events

« All Events

Learn Upholstery Workshops

November 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

- $175

Chair Up Upholstery Footstool or Headboard

This one-day workshop is for beginners or people who want to refresh their Upholstery skill’s. Students will learn some fundamental techniques of upholstery. This will give you enough confidence to kick start a new upholstery hobby or continue small projects at home with the confidence to build on these basic skills. Starting with a footstool frame you will build in the comfort layers and then upholster like a pro with your choice of fabric.
Learn Upholstery in the beautiful Historic Village. Bring a friend or organize a group outing. Only 8 spaces per workshop so BE QUICK to lock in a space. Four workshops to pick from
Tutor: Paula Jones
Date:  13th or 27th November. 4th December
Time: 10 – 4.30pm
Place: The Artery, Historic Village, 17th Ave West, Tauranga
Cost: Footstools $175. Headboards $125 -$230 depending on size.More Information and Bookings:  The Artery – Art Learning Space  https://www.theincubator.co.nz/the-artery
Paula has been teaching beginners upholstery workshops for over 5 years now and continues to up skill and share her knowledge to the community.

Contact Paula to confirm what you will need to bring.
Email: chairup.upholstery@gmail.com

Skills and Techniques you will learn are
*Build a foundation with a footstool frame and webbing
* Create a comfort core with foam and wadding
*Prepare and cut your fabric pattern.
*Create Single corner pleats
* Sew a blind stitch
*Make no sew piping
*Attach button using a slip knot
*Lastly add the dust cloth


November 13
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Event Category:
Event Tags:


Chair Up
027 252 4414 (Paula)


The Incubator Creative Hub, Historic village, 17th Ave, Tauranga