Archive | Training

jim broughton colouring 770

BAFRA Training Day – with Jim Broughton on 23rd April 2016

Following on from the great success of Jim Broughton’s colouring day held in the summer 2015. Jim, with the assistance of his colleague Mark Pargeter of Buscot Antiques will be holding a colouring clinic on 23rd April 2016. The aim of the day will be for students to bring along a small project for finishing. […]

Continue Reading
upholstery_school_of_stuf 770f

BAFRA Upholstery Training Day, Saturday 5th March 2016

Hosted by Amanda Girling-Budd at The School of Stuff, B002 Lighthouse Studios, 73-75 SHACKLEWELL Lane, LONDON E8 2EB www.theschoolofstuff.co.uk.   07970 149395 10.00 Registration: tea and coffee 10.25 Introduction to the day’s programme 10.30 Traditional and modern upholstery: similarities and differences, introduction to tools, introduction to traditional materials. Demonstration of traditional webbing techniques. 11.00 Workshop: traditional […]

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

MACHINING – Date to be confirmed

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Antique Furniture Restorer Address:  Bankside Farm, Ditchling Common, Burgess Hill, East Sussex. RH15 0SJ Machining:  Table saw, planer – thicknesser, spindle moulder, band saw, lathe, biscuit jointer, router Please call for details of dates 2 days duration Price £300 Requirement: Beginner

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

Furniture Making IV: Make a chair – on a date to be confirmed

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480338 FURNITURE MAKING IV : Make a Chair – Lay out a seat plan, make templates for various components; cut angled mortice & tenon joints; make shaped back legs and lay out / […]

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

24 Week Antique Furniture Restoration Course commencing 4th January 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480388 24 Week Antique Furniture Restoration Course DURATION 24 WEEKSThis course is taken in conjunction with the 12 Week Foundation Furniture Making Skills and Techniques Course which forms the first term. The second […]

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

VENEERING & LAMINATING on 1-5 February 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480388 VENEERING & LAMINATING Date :1-5 February 5 days duration Price £640 Requirement: Beginner/Intermediate Preferably should have completed ‘Furniture Making I’

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

FINISHING : Hand polishing techniques on 15-19 February 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480338 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, […]

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

VENEERING & LAMINATING on 16-20 May 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480388 VENEERING & LAMINATING Date :16-20 May 2016 5 days duration Price £640 Requirement: Beginner/Intermediate Preferably should have completed ‘Furniture Making I’

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

FINISHING : Hand polishing techniques on 6-10 June 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480338 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, […]

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

Furniture making I: Cabinet making skills for beginners on 11-15 July 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480338 FURNITURE MAKING I: Cabinet-Making Skills for Beginners : sharpening and tuning hand tools, hand skills & techniques, setting out & principles of cabinet-making Dates 11th-15th July 2016 5 days Price £640 Requirement: […]

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

Care and Repair of Antique Furniture – Weekend Masterclass 2016 on 16-17 July 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480388 Care and Repair of Antique Furniture – Weekend Masterclass 2016 Dates: 16-17 July 2016 2 days duration Price £250 Requirement: Beginner

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

Furniture Making II: Make a table on 18-22 July 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480338 FURNITURE MAKING II: Make a table –mortice & tenon joints, butt joints, carcass dovetails, mouldings 18-22 July 2016 5 days Price £640 plus materials – max £75

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

Furniture Making III: Make a dovetailed drawer or box on 18-22 July 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480338 FURNITURE MAKING III: Make a dovetailed drawer or box – hand cut dovetails, moulded drawer slips, lock & escutcheon fitting (Designed to follow on from Part II but may be taken as […]

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

ANTIQUE FURNITURE RESTORATION TECHNIQUES on 12-16 August 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480338 ANTIQUE FURNITURE RESTORATION TECHNIQUES 12-16 August 2016 5 days Price £640 Beginner/intermediate Bring several small items of furniture to work on General Course Content   This course is designed as a practical […]

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

Tool Sharpening and Tuning – Weekend Masterclass 2016 on 10-11 September 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm, Ditchling Common, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480388 TOOL SHARPENING & TUNING 10-11 September 2016 2 days duration Price £250 Requirements: Beginner

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

Introduction to cabinetmaking – Weekend Masterclass 2016 on 17-18 September 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480388   INTRODUCTION TO CABINETMAKING 17-18 September 2016 Duration 2 days Price £250 Requirements: Beginner

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

VENEERING & LAMINATING on 10-14 October 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480388 VENEERING & LAMINATING Date :10-14 October 5 days duration Price £640 Requirement: Beginner/Intermediate Preferably should have completed ‘Furniture Making I’

Continue Reading
john lloyd 200

FINISHING : Hand polishing techniques on 24-28 October 2016

John Lloyd Fine Furniture Furniture Maker Address: Bankside Farm Ditching Common, St Michaels Cottages, Burgess Hill, East Sussex RH15 0SJ Telephone 01444 480338 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, […]

Continue Reading