Furniture Making – Introduction

Level 1

Course code: G41E232
Type: Short Courses
Duration: 10 weeks
Subject area: Furniture studies
Location: Hereford
Fee: Full Cost - £300.00

About the course

Delivered by highly skilled and experienced tutors in our specialist workshops, this course aims to introduce the key skills and knowledge required to make bespoke furniture. Content to include: marking out, hand tool techniques (saws chisels, planes, etc.) tool sharpening, the safe use of workshop aids, common woodworking joints (half-lap, deovetail, mortice and tenon, etc.), veneering/ inlay work, and finishing techniques.

Key facts

Level: Beginners

Tutor: Richard Mackley

Course dates: 26th September to 5th December 2023

Length of course: 10 weeks (no class on 31st October)

Study mode: Tuesday evenings, 6:00 – 8:00pm

Venue: Hereford Campus, Folly Lane, Hereford, HR1 1LS

Materials Required:

Protective clothing and footwear. All other Equipmentwill be provided.