Evening CoursesMorning & Evening Classes in South Dublin
Learn to restore your antiques and bring them back to their former glory, using traditional materials and restoration techniques. Course delivered by Maurice Molloy, a Letterfrack furniture college graduate and chief restorer at Molloy Restoration. Class works previously completed can be viewed in the portfolio at https://www.instagram.com/molloyrestoration/
Bring along the item you wish to restore – all tools provided.
Week 1 Introduction to restoration and antiques.
Week 2 Individual project assessment and discussion. Introduction to restoration materials, tooling and suppliers
Week 3 Introduction to different types of joints and joint repair
Week 4 Introduction to clamping and glues, correct methods and choice of tooling
Week 5 Introduction to carving and demonstration
Week 6 Introduction to cleaning, stripping, sanding and wood preparation
Week 7 Introduction to different types of upholstery, their uses and methods of repair
Week 8 French polishing theory and technique
Week 9 Polishing and waxing technique
Week 10 Furniture care and maintenance, waxing and oiling
Book your place on a Class
Book Wednesday Evening
6.45 – 10.00pm