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Making an Upholstered Headboard

  • 1140 Latta Street Chattanooga, TN, 37406 United States (map)

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Want to learn how to make your own custom tufted headboard? At this workshop, you’ll make your own mini-tufted headboard. In the process, you’ll learn some basic carpentry and more advanced upholstery skills, such as:

-How to use a jigsaw
-How to use a drill
-How to properly cut and add foam cushion
-How to add tufts to upholstery
-How to add braiding and decorative nails for a polished product

About the Instructor: Belinda Harford has over 30 years of experience in fixing and remodeling homes. She started learning everything from tiling, tongue and groove ceiling boards, mounting shelves, laying carpet and more from her Dad who was a building contractor. Belinda is an independent woman and mother, and has done all the projects and repairs in and around her home, including upholstery. She is also a talented artist, and infuses her creativity into furnishings that she makes for her home. Belinda has a degree in fashion design and is also a professional digitizer who travels internationally with her business marketing her designs, and developing and teaching special techniques.

Payment and Registration: Payment required in advance. $70 until October 21. $75 until October 25 at 9 PM.

What you'll need: A way to take notes, clothes you don’t mind working in, closed-toed shoes, signed liability waiver to be emailed to you.

Location: 1140 Latta Street, Suite 4, Chattanooga, TN 37406

Cancellation Policy: We prefer at least a 36-hour notice if a participant is unable to attend. However, we do understand that this is not always possible. Participants who are unable to attend can receive credit equal to the amount of the workshop they were going to attend, to be used within 6 months. Please let us know if you cannot attend a workshop by contacting Bea at 423-240-4420 or bea@womenrepairzone.com.

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