Skill up: Upholstery for beginners

Skill Up is a programme of eight specialist skills courses running from Maxilla Men’s Shed, our North Kensington makerspace. Join in and learn a range of techniques from silverwork to printmaking.

Submissions are now open for Upholstery for beginners with Carla Costa.

Carla is a local maker behind aCADEIREIRA, an upholstery atelier and school in West London working/teaching innovative ways of restoring old furniture.

Over three day-long sessions, participants will learn how to upcycle a wooden wine box into an upholstered and lined storage box with a lid, using modern upholstery materials and techniques.

View Carla’s website here.

Monday 25 April, Tuesday 26 April and Wednesday 27 April

10am–1pm and 2–5pm

Book your free place here.