Friday, November 21, 2014

New Courses in 2015 14/11/2014

Courses in 2015

NEW! French polishing

Derek Jones, editor of Furniture and Cabinet Making magazine, has started running french polishing introduction courses from 'robinson house studio'. The two days are an intensive introduction to the art, something that takes years to master. Dates for the course are 25th-26th April 2015, more details can be found details on

Weekend taster courses Jan

We have limited spaces available for our taster weekend 31st Jan - 1st Feb 2015. Over the two days you will be introduced to essential skills such as planing, chiseling and sawing. Details are on the website, or contact us here to book.

Intake in May

Our next intake for any of our full time courses is May 2015, spaces are once again filling up fast so get in touch here to book yourself in. On the one year furniture making course you will learn how to make furniture to the highest of standards, create 3 of your own projects designed by you and delve into other valuable skills like CAD, laminating, steam bending, welding and many more. See the website for more details.

NEW! 2nd Year Course

This course will be particularly aimed at people who may have done a course elsewhere or are self taught and are looking to develop and hone their skills. The format is the same as the second year in our year in two year course and will benefit from in our house diploma scheme. Students who wish to take on this course will be encouraged to push the boundaries and experiment with multiple materials to create their own designs. 

NEW! Gift Vouchers

Our gift vouchers for a furniture making course make ideal presents for Christmas, birthdays, retirement, or a colleague leaving a job. Check our website for more details! 

Social Media


Our Instagram has been growing at a rapid rate the last few months. Follow us @robinsonhousestudio to see everyday goings on in the studio, student projects as well as current commissions and speculative work we are creating.


We are currently developing a youtube channel to launch next year with all sorts of 'how to' videos from sharpening to laminating. Check our channel and watch this space next year for more to come.


Our Pinterest page is reserved for our 'inspirational pics', things that make us tick, things that we try to take something from and incorporate into our own ideas. It has everything from art, sculpture, nature, tools, and even some furniture! Have a look now and follow us at

Thanks for checking us out, next time I will put up some pictures of what we have been working on!