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Woodwork - Make Your Own Cape Cod Chair

Suitable for beginners and those with some woodwork experience – you will make a Cape Cod Chair to enjoy for years to come. Focusing on hand-making techniques, this course will take you through the process of making one of these popular chairs. A list of materials will be emailed to you when the course is confirmed (approx cost $70+)


Cape Cod Chairs are a very well-known and popular style of outdoor chair. 

A list of materials required will be sent to you before the course is due to start, please bring these materials along with you on the first session.  (Estimated cost of materials is $70 upwards, depending on the timber and hardware you choose).

Our woodwork tutor Ian, will guide you through the process of making your very own Cape Cod chair. Ian loves constructing wooden chairs and has designed this course to share his passion with you. Ian will show you how to build this chair with an emphasis on utilising hand-tools. 

Suitable for beginners and those with some woodwork experience. 

Please note – this course is scheduled to run over 6 weeks, but is outcome-based. This means you may finish your chair earlier if you are more experienced and skilled with woodwork, or you may need all six sessions to complete your chair.  If you miss one or more weeks or this course that may impact your ability to complete your chair.

 Note:  Courses need a minimum number to go ahead so if we don't have enough enrolments a few days before the start date, we have to cancel. We'll let you know by email so please check yours regularly. If you need to cancel your registration, here are our terms and conditions: "What You Need to Know".

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