Wood Furniture Design Workshop17th August 2019 - 18th August 2019
Location: London Sculpture Workshop, Thames Side StudiosHarrington Way, Woolwich, London SE18 5NR
This two day 'hands on' workshop will explore a variety of effective construction techniques using easily available tools, materials and processes accessible by beginners, artists and crafts people alike.
Focusing on designs such as the 'Crate' or 'Sedia' chairs, learn to make your very own piece of furniture and gain confidence in tools and design skills.
Instruction will be provided to complete at least one of several functional furniture items and will explore the highly inventive techniques in Enzo Mari's Auto Progettzione and Rietveld's crate series, which are adaptable to a myriad of personal projects for versatile, economic and sustainable constructions for art or design, home or office.
It is essential to wear old clothes and strong footwear.
Safe workshop practice will be covered.