UPHOLSTERY TRAINING... choose the right course for you
Professional Diploma in Upholstery
One-year part time course (one day a week) training students in the skills required to set up as an upholsterer. Thorough progressive learning, small class sizes and high quality tuition from Association of Upholsterers & Soft Furnishers-approved tutor Joanna Heptinstall.
Advanced Professional Diploma
One-year part time course for graduates of the Professional Diploma who wish to further their confidence with in-depth learning on more complex pieces of furniture.
Upholstery Foundation course - 12 week evening class
A skills-packed entry level course ideal for those considering taking up the diploma, offering good grounding into many of the most useful core skills of upholstery.
Morning leisure classes - Tuesdays 9.30am-12.30pm
Hugely popular class for hobbyists. Chairs, coffee and cake... what more do you need?
Saturday workshops and taster days
These one-day workshops give students a taste of upholstery and offer a useful chunk of time to progress with a project. Taster day offers are available for prospective diploma students.
LAMPSHADE MAKING WORKSHOPS... time to be creative
A busy creative two-day course teaching all the core skills of traditional lampshade making.
The maths and mysteries of pleated lampshade making are unravelled on this two-day course.
Learn to make these beautiful (and a little bit boho) lampshades to a professional standard.
Please email for details. Thank you.