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  • Saturday 27 October

  • In this 2 day armchair upholstery workshop you will learn how to upholster your own simple armchair, which you will bring along. Antonia will work closely with you, showing you all the skills, techniques and tricks of the trade needed to finish your chair to a professional standard. Topics that are covered depending on your chair are: using webbing and comfort core materials, measuring fabrics and cutting patterns, release cuts, back tacking, piping, buttons, cushion sewing and gimp braiding. $290p/p
    Date: Sat 27 Oct 2018 - Sun 28 Oct 2018
    Time: 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM Book Event
  • If you have ever wanted to make your own headboard, this is the workshop for you! Antonia will teach you how to make a rectangle shaped, padded headboard, using your own fabric. You can even bring along some buttons to put on it too. You will take home a professional looking headboard, and upholstery skills you can practice on other furniture, such as: Introduction to basic upholstery tools and supplies, button placement, using foam, working with fabric and how to fold corners. rices range from $240p/p (Single) up to $330p/p (Super King).
    Date: Sat 27 Oct 2018
    Time: 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM Book Event
  • Sunday 28 October

  • In this 1 day armchair upholstery workshop you will work on an existing project, such as a simple armchair, dining chairs, headboard etc which you will bring along. Antonia will work closely with you, showing you all the skills, techniques and tricks of the trade needed to finish your chair to a professional standard. Topics that are covered depending on your project are: using webbing and comfort core materials, measuring fabrics and cutting patterns, release cuts, back tacking, piping, buttons, cushion sewing and gimp braiding. $145 p/p.
    Date: Sun 28 Oct 2018
    Time: 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM Book Event
  • Saturday 17 November

  • In this kick-starter workshop we will introduce you to the wonderful world of upholstery. This is Mollies Make & Create's most popular workshop with students attending from all over NZ and beyond. Learn essential upholstery concepts and techniques whilst upholstering your very own footstool including: upholstery tools & supply needs, how to create a support base with webbing, how to add foam & wadding professionally, how to shop and use fabric, creating the upholsterers single folded corner, tying on buttons and how to finish it off to a professional standard. $190 per/person (project supplied).
    Date: Sat 17 Nov 2018
    Time: 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM Book Event
  • Sunday 18 November

  • In this technique based workshop Antonia will share the secret to deep buttoning. Learn the concepts and techniques whilst upholstering your very own storage trunk, including: tools & supply needs, how to measure button placement, how to cut and apply foam & wadding professionally, how measure excess fabric, creating the distinctive diamond folds, installing buttons, and padding the base. $220 per/person (trunk supplied).
    Date: Sun 18 Nov 2018
    Time: 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM Book Event
  • Saturday 24 November

  • If you have ever wanted to make your own headboard, this is the workshop for you! Antonia will teach you how to make a rectangle shaped, padded headboard, using your own fabric. You can even bring along some buttons to put on it too. You will take home a professional looking headboard, and upholstery skills you can practice on other furniture, such as: Introduction to basic upholstery tools and supplies, button placement, using foam, working with fabric and how to fold corners. rices range from $240p/p (Single) up to $330p/p (Super King).
    Date: Sat 24 Nov 2018
    Time: 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM Book Event
  • In this 2 day armchair upholstery workshop you will learn how to upholster your own simple armchair, which you will bring along. Antonia will work closely with you, showing you all the skills, techniques and tricks of the trade needed to finish your chair to a professional standard. Topics that are covered depending on your chair are: using webbing and comfort core materials, measuring fabrics and cutting patterns, release cuts, back tacking, piping, buttons, cushion sewing and gimp braiding. $290 p/p.
    Date: Sat 24 Nov 2018 - Sun 25 Nov 2018
    Time: 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM Book Event
  • Sunday 25 November

  • In this 1 day armchair upholstery workshop you will work on an existing project, such as a simple armchair, dining chairs, headboard etc which you will bring along. Antonia will work closely with you, showing you all the skills, techniques and tricks of the trade needed to finish your chair to a professional standard. Topics that are covered depending on your project are: using webbing and comfort core materials, measuring fabrics and cutting patterns, release cuts, back tacking, piping, buttons, cushion sewing and gimp braiding. $145 p/p
    Date: Sun 25 Nov 2018
    Time: 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM Book Event
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