These classes are for people who would like to learn the traditional craft of French polishing in a small group. You learn the techniques on practice boards that are provided and you also have the opportunity to work on your own project, such as a wooden writing or trinket box. You learn about stripping; cleaning & re-polishing; dealing with surface defects; staining; scaling; grain filling; skinning in; bodying in; and stiffing off. You come in one day a week for three weeks. Each day starts at 9.30am and finishes at 4.30pm. The next course will take place on Friday 20th September, Friday 27th September and Friday 4th October. Course fees: £312.50 + VAT = £375 Please contact us for further information and to book your place.