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May 22 @ 8:00 am – May 26 @ 4:00 pm
FINISHING : French Polishing & Modern Hand Techniques @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture | Ditchling Common | United Kingdom
8:00 am
FINISHING : Hand polishing techniques, inc. preparation, colouring, staining & French polishing Whether as part of the restoration of an antique or as the final stage in making a piece of furniture, a sound understanding[...]
Jun 29 @ 9:30 am – Jun 30 @ 5:00 pm
Tool Sharpening at Weald & Downland Living Museum @ Weald & Downland Living Museum
9:30 am
TOOL SHARPENING 2 day duration £220.00 Held at Weald & Downland Living Museum and delivered by Accredited BAFRA member Philip Hodge, this two day course has been designed for those with little or no previous tool sharpening experience,[...]
Jul 1 – Jul 2 all-day
Wood Machining @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture
12:00 am
1-2 July 2017 Skill Level : Beginner / Intermediate Cost : £300 Duration : 2 Days This course is an introduction to using the machinery that might be found in a small to medium sized[...]
Introduction to Wood Finishing at Weald & Downland Living Museum @ Weald & Downland Living Museum
9:30 am
TOOL SHARPENING 2 day duration £220.00 Held at Weald & Downland Living Museum and delivered by Accredited BAFRA member Philip Hodge, this is an intensive 2 day course suitable for beginners or those wanting to improve their[...]
Jul 17 – Jul 21 all-day
Veneering, Marquetry & Inlay @ Philip Hodge Antiques
12:00 am
£435.00 Learn how to lay veneers, make & fit stringlines, inlay and marquetry. Veneering materials and projects are included in the course price. If you have veneered items that you would like to restore then[...]
Skills Week - Sharpening & Essential Cabinetmaking Hand Skills @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture | Ditchling Common | United Kingdom
8:30 am
SKILLS WEEK – Sharpening & Essential Cabinetmaking Hand Skills Date : 17-21 July 2017 5 days duration Price £590 Requirement: Beginner/Intermediate Maximum of six students on each course This week is also a taster week[...]
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – Jul 21 @ 4:30 pm
Cabinet Making @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
CABINET MAKING £390.00 5 day duration Suitable either, for Students who have previously attended the “Tool Sharpening & Tuning” course who will have already have a set of finely honed tools ready to use, or[...]
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – Jul 21 @ 4:30 pm
Making Wooden Joints @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
MAKING WOODEN JOINTS 5 day duration £420.00 During a busy 5 days you will learn how to mark out and precisely cut a whole range of woodworking joints. Using both hand tools and woodworking machinery[...]
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – Jul 21 @ 4:30 pm
Tool Tuning & Sharpening Course @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
TOOL TUNING AND SHARPENING 5 day duration £390.00 Prior to the course you will be supplied with a tool list that you will need to have for the course. For a list of these recommended[...]
Jul 24 – Jul 28 all-day
Joints Week - Making a Table @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture
12:00 am
24-28 July 2017 Skill Level : Beginner/Intermediate Cost : £640 Duration : 5 Days Other : There are no additional cost for materials Time to make your first piece of furniture! Or, perhaps, time to[...]
Jul 29 – Jul 30 all-day
Cabinetmaking Fundamentals @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture
12:00 am
29-30 July 2017 Skill Level : Beginner Cost : £250 Duration : 2 Days Other : All materials and tools will be provided This course is aimed at the complete beginner or the woodworker who[...]
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – Jul 30 @ 4:30 pm
Introductory Wood Finishing @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
INTRODUCTORY WOOD FINISHING 2 day duration £215.00 Intensive course suitable for beginners and those wanting to improve their knowledge and technique. It is a practical and theoretical excursion into the world of wood finishing.
Demystifying Dovetails - Making a Dovetailed Drawer @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture
12:00 am
31 July – 4 August 2017 Skill Level : Beginner / Intermediate Cost : £590 Duration : 5 Days Other : Ideally some basic knowledge of  sharpening tools as this does not form part of[...]
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – Aug 1 @ 4:30 pm
Intermediate Wood Finishing @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
INTERMEDIATE WOOD FINISHING 2 day duration £185.00 A 2 day course for students who have previously attended the Introductory Wood Finishing Course. Having already learned a lot about wood finishing theory, and honed your skills,[...]
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Introduction to Woodworking @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
ONE DAY INTRODUCTION TO WOODWORKING £100.00 This one day course is for people who like the idea of working with wood but have no or little experience and are unsure of the names and usage[...]
Skills Week - Sharpening & Essential Cabinetmaking Hand Skills @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture | Ditchling Common | United Kingdom
8:30 am
SKILLS WEEK – Sharpening & Essential Cabinetmaking Hand Skills Date : 14-18 August 2017 5 days duration Price £590 Requirement: Beginner/Intermediate Maximum of six students on each course This week is also a taster week for anyone[...]
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – Aug 18 @ 4:30 pm
Furniture Restoration @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
FURNITURE RESTORATION 5 day duration £385.00 With expert tuition you will work at your own pace towards fully restoring your pieces using traditional methods. Once accepted onto the course, you should contact Philip Hodge prior[...]
Tool Sharpening and Tuning – Weekend Masterclass @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture | Ditchling Common | United Kingdom
12:00 am
TOOL SHARPENING & TUNING 19-20th August 2017 2 days duration Price £250 Requirements: Beginner
Beautiful Boxes - Learning to Love Laminating @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture
12:00 am
26-28 August 2017 (includes Bank Holiday) Duration: 3 days Price: £350 Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate Project:  Make a box with a curvaceous lid Other: Ideally some prior knowledge of woodwork is preferable but not essential  [...]
Understanding Veneering - Making an Inlaid Tray @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture
12:00 am
11-15 November 2017 Skill Level : Beginner / Intermediate Cost : £590 Duration : 5 Days Other : Ideally some knowledge of woodworking is useful but not essential.  All materials are included in the cost[...]
Conquering Chairs - Making a Child's Chair @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture
12:00 am
Conquering Chairs – Making a Child’s Chair 18-22 September 2017 Duration 5 days Price £640 Skill Level – Intermediate Other : Ideally, students should have sound knowledge of tool preparation as this does not form[...]
Oct 9 – Oct 13 all-day
Veneering, Marquetry & Inlay @ Philip Hodge Antiques
12:00 am
£435.00 Learn how to lay veneers, make & fit stringlines, inlay and marquetry. Veneering materials and projects are included in the course price. If you have veneered items that you would like to restore then[...]
Oct 9 @ 10:00 am – Oct 13 @ 4:30 pm
Cabinet Making @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
CABINET MAKING £390.00 5 day duration Suitable either, for Students who have previously attended the “Tool Sharpening & Tuning” course who will have already have a set of finely honed tools ready to use, or[...]
Oct 9 @ 10:00 am – Oct 13 @ 4:30 pm
Making Wooden Joints @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
MAKING WOODEN JOINTS 5 day duration £420.00 During a busy 5 days you will learn how to mark out and precisely cut a whole range of woodworking joints. Using both hand tools and woodworking machinery[...]
Oct 9 @ 10:00 am – Oct 13 @ 4:30 pm
Tool Tuning & Sharpening Course @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
TOOL TUNING AND SHARPENING 5 day duration £390.00 Prior to the course you will be supplied with a tool list that you will need to have for the course. For a list of these recommended[...]
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – Oct 29 @ 4:30 pm
Introductory Wood Finishing @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
INTRODUCTORY WOOD FINISHING 2 day duration £215.00 Intensive course suitable for beginners and those wanting to improve their knowledge and technique. It is a practical and theoretical excursion into the world of wood finishing.
Oct 30 @ 8:00 am – Nov 3 @ 4:00 pm
FINISHING : French Polishing & Modern Hand Techniques @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture | Ditchling Common | United Kingdom
8:00 am
FINISHING : Hand polishing techniques, inc. preparation, colouring, staining & French polishing Whether as part of the restoration of an antique or as the final stage in making a piece of furniture, a sound understanding[...]
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – Oct 31 @ 4:30 pm
Intermediate Wood Finishing @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
INTERMEDIATE WOOD FINISHING 2 day duration £185.00 A 2 day course for students who have previously attended the Introductory Wood Finishing Course. Having already learned a lot about wood finishing theory, and honed your skills,[...]
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Introduction to Woodworking @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
ONE DAY INTRODUCTION TO WOODWORKING £100.00 This one day course is for people who like the idea of working with wood but have no or little experience and are unsure of the names and usage[...]
Nov 11 – Nov 12 all-day
Wood Machining @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture
12:00 am
11-12 November 2017 Skill Level : Beginner / Intermediate Cost : £300 Duration : 2 Days This course is an introduction to using the machinery that might be found in a small to medium sized[...]