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Situated in the small dairy town of Longwarry, craftsman Christopher Scott utilises over 21 years of experience to craft furniture to be used everyday and enjoyed for life.
We are so proud to launch our new Furniture Courses, an incredible opportunity to have craftsman tuition from Christopher and also learn to craft your own heirloom piece of furniture.
No previous experience is required.
We are offering 3 courses:
1. An Introduction to Veneer.
Christopher's passion in traditional furniture has always included the art of veneering. He has built many awe inspiring pieces featuring the stunning grain and patterning that only veneer can provide. With this introductory course, you will learn the traditional craft of solid timber veneering.
You will learn how to:
Cut, stitch and apply veneer.
Grain matching, pattern layout & Bookmatching.
Adhesive and substrate selection
You will also take home a veneer saw, a pack of veneer to continue with your new found skill.
Class sizes: Max 6 people.
One day (7-8hours)
Date: Saturday 11th May 2019.
While we implement our booking system, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to secure your place.
2. Shaker Inspired Breakfast Table.
Imagine waking up each morning to enjoy breakfast on a table you handcrafted yourself. This 3 day course will bring this dream to life.
You will learn:
Traditional Mortise & Tenon joinery
All materials provided, timber choices available on booking and you will leave with your very own shaker inspired breakfast table.
Class sizes: Max 4 people.
(24-27 hours total)
Date: Thursday 30th, Friday 31st May, 1st June.
While we implement our booking system, please email email@example.com to secure your place.
3. Craftsman's Workbench
Construct the craftsman's workbench Christopher Scott uses in his own Workshop. A traditional timber workbench, with a 65mm thick top and heavy solid hardwood base teamed with an Australian made Dawn vice this is the ultimate bench for any woodworker.
Timber choices available on booking.
Class sizes: Max 3 people.
5 days. (40-45 hours total)
Monday 10th - Friday 14th June 2019.
While we implement our booking system, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to secure your place.
We look forward to welcoming you to our workshop, please do not hesitate in contacting us with any questions.