Be Creative - Be Sustainable - Mindfully Make
In this workshop, Buffie Mawhinney will teach you how to restore wooden furniture and safely use tools and materials.
There will be a health and safety briefing at the start of the workshop to inform participants of safety precautions before we begin using tools and materials.
You will learn how to strip, sand, clean, stain and either oil/wax or lacquer. To keep costs down, the learning group will work on a combined project. But feel free to bring in a small item to practice on,
All participants must wear covered shoes and non-flowing clothing (tight-ish!). Some work will be outdoors, so please we a sun hat and sun screen.
The workshop will provide the following
Health & Safety Briefing
Step by step refurbishment guidelines
Furniture paint stripping
Sanding through different grits
Preparation for staining
Waxing, oiling & lacquering
When: Sun 9 August, 1-4.30 pm
Where: 34 Ranui Ave, Ranui
Places are limited so book your place NOW. Don't miss out!
This is a non-profit workshop.