TACKS AND FABRICS

French interior and upholstery by Sophie Bailly

NEW UPHOLSTERY WORKSHOP starting Feb. 10 2016

Learn the traditional techniques of upholstery and discover what’s behind the fabric! During this 10 sessions hands-on course, you will learn the step-by-step process of traditional upholstery: deconstruction/stripping of the … Continue reading

January 3, 2016

ONGOING – UPHOLSTERY workshop starting Wed, Oct. 7 from 11am to 1.30 pm

PRINCETON ADULT SCHOOL FALL 2015 CATALOG-  Learn the traditional techniques of upholstery and discover what?s behind the fabric! During this 10 sessions hands-on course, you will learn the step-by-step process … Continue reading

September 9, 2015

New upholstery workshop starting Tuesday April 28, 2015

During this 18-hour hands-on workshop, you will learn the basic skills used in the upholstery craft and get familiar with the step-by-step process of restoring/redesigning a chair; from stripping down … Continue reading

April 8, 2015

New upholstery workshop starts Oct. 3!

I am really enthusiastic to start a new upholstery workshop in October with the Princeton Adult School. Be prepared for a fully hands-on workshop, where you will use hammer, stretcher … Continue reading

September 1, 2013

DIY WORKSHOP : 6 session upholstery class starts on tuesday 9/25

You have an old chair in your basement you’re about to get rid of…. DON’T ! Join us to learn how to reupholster your seat and give it  a new … Continue reading

September 12, 2012

DIY WORKSHOP : Upholstery basics on friday 9/28

Before renewing your grand ’ma old chair, you’d like to know a little bit about upholstery. Can you really do it yourself ? Is it that complicated ?  This session … Continue reading

September 12, 2012

Workshop , session 2 / Stripping your chair

As you all experienced it during our first sessions, upholstering is not only a question of recovering ! Before thinking redesigning your chair, you have to prepare it for its … Continue reading

April 19, 2012