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Feb 27 – Mar 3 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[...]
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 3 @ 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[...]
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 3 @ 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[...]
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 3 @ 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[...]
Mar 4 – Mar 5 all-day
Wood Machining @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture
12:00 am
4-5 March 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[...]
RESTORING KEYBOARD INSTRUMENT CASES with Bruce Luckhurst @ THE PIANO SHOP
10:30 am
BAFRA TRAINING DAY AT  THE PIANO SHOP, ERIDGE, KENT by kind permission of Nigel Scaife and in conjunction with The Finchcocks Charity for Musical Education (The Richard Burnett Heritage Collection).  SYLLABUS FINE TUNING TOOLS FOR[...]
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 : 3-7 April 2017 5 days duration Price £590 Requirement: Beginner/Intermediate Maximum of six students on each course This week is also a taster week[...]
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – Apr 7 @ 4:30 pm
5 day Gilding Course @ Philip Hodge Antiques
10:00 am
GILDING COURSE 5 day duration £495.00 Suitable for beginners This is an intensive but relaxing  5 day course suitable for beginners or those wanting to hone their skills. All courses will be taught personally by[...]
Antique Furniture Restoration Techniques @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture | Ditchling Common | United Kingdom
12:00 am
ANTIQUE FURNITURE RESTORATION TECHNIQUES 10-14 April 2017 5 days Price £590 Beginner/intermediate Bring several small items of furniture to work on General Course Content This course is designed as a practical introduction to working on and[...]
Apr 22 – Apr 23 all-day
Cabinetmaking Fundamentals @ John Lloyd Fine Furniture
12:00 am
22-23 April 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[...]
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[...]