THE LONDON SCHOOL OF FURNITURE MAKING: CORE SKILLS: Built-in/Fitted Furniture

Furniture making courses in London. We run woodwork classes, for adult learners. Our woodwork short course is suitable for experienced students who want to deepen their knowledge. A series of introductory cabinet making lessons build into a comprehensive set of carpentry skills. We teach you how to use joinery to create a coffee table or a make a Japanese coffee table. You can learn how to make boxes and we have a workbench class too. We offer a steam bending class.

CORE SKILLS: Built-in/Fitted Furniture


A collage of white built-in cupboards


This course serves as an introduction to making built-in cupboards, wardrobes, and shelving. Once you become familiar with the techniques taught during the course, you should feel confident that you can make and install cupboards in your own home.


This is a group project where the class will be working the same cabinet. 


We will cover the following subject areas:


  • Measuring the existing space
  • Preparing drawings and a cutting list
  • Cutting and joining manufactured boards 
  • Door and drawer construction
  • Hardware and fixings
  • Levelling techniques
  • Tools


A collage of traditional built in cupboards


LEVEL: Beginner/Intermediate

Duration: 5 days
Cost: £495
Days: Monday to Friday
Time: 10.00 to 16.30

DATES:
10th to 14th August 2020 - FULL

19th  to 23rd October 2020

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