Venue: Bristol Upholstery Collective BS42AL

Time: 9:30am - 4:30pm

Level: All welcome

Project: Bring along a chair

Tutor: BUC Teach Team


Tool hire & upholstery materials included


Bring along your 'level appropriate' project and top fabric of choice. Please download the Leisure Course Information Pack detailing very thing you need to know in preparation for your enjoyable upholstery learning experience.

PLEASE SEND A PHOTO OF YOUR PROJECT for preparation advice.


You will need to purchase the amount of fabric necessary to complete your furniture item. Links to suppliers and fabric amounts are in the infomation pack sent out upon booking.


COVID19 Saftey Measures and Terms and Conditions can be found on the webiste homepage

CHAIR WEEKEND - 19th & 20th March 2022

  • The Chair Weekend Workshop is a fantastic opportunity to complete that project you've been 'meaning to get round to doing for ages'!

    The course is structured around the needs of you and your project. You will benefit from class demonstrations and one-to-one tuition working closely with your Tutor.

    The perfect project's to complete during a traditional upholstery Chair Weekend Workshop are:

    Small Projects - Piano/Foot Stool/Drop-in/Over Stuffed Chair (x2)

    Medium Projects - Nursing/Sprung Chair (x1 Strip and rebuild / x2 reupholster)

    Large Projects - Winged/ Small Arm Chair (x1 recover only not including cloose cushion seat)

    Please ensure your chair has a structurally sound frame before bringing it to class and any woodwork/ sanding/ painting has been completed beforehand. 

    Please send a photo of your poor old project to...

    We will prepare all the necessary tools and traditional materials to meet your projects needs.

    Happy transforming!