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John Lloyd Fine Furniture

JOHN LLOYD FINE FURNITURE

Over the 25 years I have been running a successful bespoke furniture making and antique restoration business I have become passionate about passing on the skills and knowledge through my Woodworking School.

We have designed a range of educational long and short courses in furniture making, antique furniture restoration, polishing, veneering & laminating and machining.that have traditional hand skills at their core, the key requirement being simply enthusiasm and a thirst for knowledge.

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This course is suitable for both the complete beginner as well as woodworkers with some experience who would like to get back to basics in order to produce cabinet work of the highest level. Students...more

Duration: 5 Days

Beginner

Certificate of Attendance

From£640

Intensive 12, 24 and 36 week courses in fine furniture making and design. Students may commence the course on any of the three intake dates spaced throughout the year. The course is aimed at those wishing...more

Duration: 12 weeks

Certificate of Attendance

From£6,800
From£300

This course is an introduction to using the machinery that might be found in a small to medium sized woodworking workshop and is suitable for those who have their own machinery or are considering...more

Duration: 2 Days

Certificate of Attendance

From£300

This course is designed as a practical introduction to the care of antique furniture. It will cover specific key areas which may reasonably be performed at home with few tools and little or no woodworking...more

Duration: 2 Days

Beginner

Certificate of Attendance

From£250
From£11,400 Instant book

24 week (2 x 12 week terms) course. This course is aimed at those wishing to study antique furniture restoration as career. During the first term the student will study the techniques of fine...more

Duration: 24 weeks

Beginner

Certificate of Attendance

From£11,400 Instant book

Whether as part of the restoration of an antique or as the final stage in making a piece of furniture, a sound understanding of the principles of finishing is essential. The object of this course is to...more

Duration: 5 Days

Certificate of Attendance

From£640

This course looks at the both traditional hand veneering, and the more modern method of veneering and laminating using a vacuum press. Veneering opens up huge opportunities for decorative work...more

Duration: 5 Days

Certificate of Attendance

From£640

This course is designed as a practical introduction to working on and restoring antique furniture and will cover many of the main areas and techniques required for repair and refinishing. Ideally...more

Duration: 5 Days

Certificate of Attendance

From£640

Weekend Tool Tuning & Sharpening courses are designed for woodworkers with some experience and is ideal for those who wish to prepare their tools to a very high standard in readiness for the FURNITURE...more

Duration: 2 Days

Beginner

Certificate of Attendance

From£250

Ideally, students for this course will have attended the ‘Furniture Making Part I’ course or the weekend sharpening & tuning course, and will bring with them a well set up, basic cabinet-making tool kit,...more

Duration: 5 Days

Certificate of Attendance

From£640

FURNITURE MAKING II looks at the design issues involved in making a side table, including making allowance for timber movement, and then focuses on the principles and techniques used to make a frame or...more

Duration: 5 Days

Certificate of Attendance

From£620