The London School of Furniture Making: Core Skills: Built-in/Fitted Furniture

Core Skills: Built-in/Fitted Furniture


LEVEL: Beginner/Intermediate



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 all four students will be working on 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



Duration: 5 days Cost: £495
Days: Monday to Friday
Time: 9.00 to 16.00
Dates: 12th to 16th August 2019



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