Gladstone Upholstery weekend  27 & 28  July

Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th July 2024

Join our course to learn the essential skills of deconstruction, webbing, padding, and reupholstery for a small project. Whether you’re looking to acquire a new skill or simply want to give a piece of furniture a new lease on life, this course is designed to provide practical, hands-on experience.

Supplies are available for purchase from the tutors, making it easy for you to get started.

Enroll now to begin your journey into furniture restoration!

Course Code: WAI-45902
Dates:  27th June & 28th July 2024 (2-days)
Times: Saturday & Sunday, 8:30am – 4:30pm
Tutors: Judy Jeffery and Kath Wilkie
Venue: Gladstone School, 1471 Te Whiti Road, Gladstone 5884
Cost:    $260

Must Enrol by: 20 July  **Please note: this is a very popular course with limited places**.

Payment required prior to course starting


COURSE INFORMATION FOR #45902 Upholstery Weekend

Course Tutors: Judy Jeffery and Kath Wilkie

Purpose of the Course:  

  • Over 1 weekend (16 Hours) attendees will be shown the basic processes of furniture upholstery, deconstruction, webbing & padding then how to recover with new fabric.

Pre-requisites (if any):  BYO furniture project to remake.  Learners will be able to contact the tutor prior to course starting to ensure piece is suitable for a beginner to upholster and can be completed within 2-day timeframe. 

Participants Must Provide:

Bring any tools you have: staple gun, pliers, hammer, tacklifter etc.

Please bring an old thick blanket for the tabletop to work on and a drop sheet for the floor.

Tutors will have available to purchase wadding,webbing, foam etc at the venue.

Morning and afternoon tea provided. Please BYO lunch.

Note: you will be required to take away your rubbish from your project.

Please contact Anita.coote@reapwairarapa.nz for any further information you may require.