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Get hands-on and transform tired furniture with this comprehensive upholstery workshop!

This beginner-friendly course is perfect for anyone wanting to learn the art of upholstery, or intermediate upholsterers looking to hone their skills.


In this fun and informative workshop, you'll learn:

  • Essential upholstery techniques, from stripping down a piece, to re-upholstery.
  • How to use pneumatic air tools safely and effectively (all tools provided).
  • Fabric selection, measuring, and cutting.
  • Applying trims and finishing touches.


The workshop includes:

  • All necessary tools and materials (except fabric and trims).
  • Expert instruction from a qualified upholsterer of 27 years.
  • A relaxed and supportive learning environment with likeminded fellow upholstery enthusiasts.
  • A full day tuition workshop from 9:30am-4pm on Saturday 3rd August 2024, at Coalville CAN, Coalville, LE67 3TU.


You will need to bring:

  • Your own fabric and trims for your chosen project (guidance provided).
  • A Pack Lunch.



  • We'll break for a lunch at 12:30pm and hot drinks will be available throughout the day.


You will leave the workshop with:

  • The practical skills to reupholster furniture at home
  • A beautiful, upcycled piece you created yourself!


This workshop is perfect for:

  • DIY enthusiasts.
  • Aspiring furniture restorers.
  • Anyone who wants to give an old piece of furniture a new lease on life!
  • Those unable to make a weekday class.


Don't miss this chance to get creative and explore upholstery!

Full DAY Upholstery Workshop (03/08/2024)

  • Unfortunately due to the hire of the room, we can not offer refunds for cancellations, so please ensure you are available for the workshop that you have booked.

    The cost of the workshop covers the room hire to continue to provide classes & workshops throughout the year.

  • A full day workshop held at Coalville CAN, Coalville, LE67 3TU, on the 3rd August 2024.

    There is plenty of free parking at Coalville Can in the car park behind the building.

    Hotels near by are:

    Charnwood Arms Hotel

    Hermitage Park Hotel

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