OP Woodcraft | French Polishing & Woodcare Tuition - Beginners & Intermediate Course - OP Woodcraft
French Polishing & Woodcare Tuition – Beginners & Intermediate Course

This one/two day course at our Cotswold workshop is designed to give the student the fundamental basics of French polishing and woodcare and to give them hands on tuition leaving them with the vital practical skills needed to refinish furniture.

Each student will work on a small/medium sized personal piece of their choice allowing them to go through the full process within one/two working days.

The course covers the following –

  1. Health and Safety
  2. Polishing materials, tools and personal set up list
  3. Stripping, neutralising and sanding/wire wool techniques
  4. Staining and grain fillers
  5. Shellacs, touching in and waxes
  6. Brush and rubber techniques
  7. Aftercare

The course is designed for groups of 2 to 8. If you wanted a bespoke package then we can mix and match to make sure you gain everything you need from the workshop. This includes French Polishing and Contemporary Furniture Refinishing.

Prices:

1 day course £175 per person
2 day weekday course £320 per person

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