Tom Trimmins
Woodwork courses
at my workshop in London

I run short courses in woodwork and furniture making at my professional workshop in Islington, north London. Join my beginner woodworking classes in joinery, or improve your skills and knowledge by making a specific project.


BOOK AS A GIFT

Courses starting in September
Fully Booked
JOINERY FOR FURNITURE TUESDAYS 6.30-9.30PM STARTING 5TH SEPTEMBER
Learn to cut several joints - by hand and by machine - that you can use for any project
Work with a mixture of hard and softwoods such as tulipwood, beech and cedar
Produce small projects to take home including a pot stand and chopping board
Suitable for beginners
£375
8 CLASSES
SHAKER INSPIRED OVAL BOXES WEDNESDAYS 6.30-9.30PM STARTING 6TH SEPTEMBER
Craft three attractive boxes using a range of techniques - they make perfect gifts!
Discover the dramatic art of steam bending to make a pair of oval boxes from maple/walnut
Learn the skill of precise chiselling and make a walnut box with hand-cut corners
Beginners and improvers
£375
8 CLASSES
Courses starting in January
Available to book now
JOINERY FOR FURNITURE TUESDAYS 6.30-9.30PM STARTING 16TH JANUARY 2018
Learn to cut several joints - by hand and by machine - that you can use for any project
Work with a mixture of hard and softwoods such as tulipwood, beech and cedar
Produce small projects to take home including a pot stand and chopping board
Suitable for beginners
£375
8 CLASSES
JAPANESE STYLE WOODEN TOOLBOX WEDNESDAYS 6.30-9.30PM STARTING 17TH JANUARY 2018
Make a wooden toolbox with a sliding lid, inspired by traditional Japanese designs.
Master a selection of hand tools and machines to work the southern yellow pine.
Customise the design to suit whatever you plan to store inside - it doesn’t have to be tools!
Suitable for improvers
£375
8 CLASSES
Other types of course
Available to book now
MAKE YOUR OWN PROJECT EVENING CLASS
Join one of my regular evening classes but make your own project
Ideal for smaller projects-it needs to fit on a workbench
I can supply you timber from my stock at extra cost
Suitable for improvers who have been on one of my other courses
£375
8 CLASSES
ONE TO ONE TUITION-GREAT AS A GIFT
Join me in the workshop and Ill work with you to make whatever you like (within reason!)
Learn specific techniques or skills to enable you to complete your project
Make use of my diverse inventory of tools and machinery
Suitable for beginners and improvers.
£320/175
PER DAY/HALF DAY
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Learn how to use hand tools and machines to produce beautiful pieces of furniture.
Popular with people who want to learn something new or want on build on existing skills.
All the timber you will need is included in the price, as is the use of good quality tools.
Maximum of six people in each class so you can easily ask me questions as you learn.
Held in my workshop at Freightliners city farm in Islington. It's near Highbury and Islington, Holloway Road and Caledonian Road stations.
Most courses consist of 8 evenings over 8 weeks, either on Mondays or Wednesdays.
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