Woodwork Courses

Of course you can nail a new skill with our arts courses in Sydney.

Ever thought about learning Woodwork? Learn with us to gain skills, be creative and enjoy that “I made it myself" moment?

We offer hands-on practical learning experiences, in small groups, led by enthusiastic and experienced tutors. Most woodwork classes are run at The Bower in Redfern.

As a not-for-profit education provider with 30 years of experience in adult education, we offer high-quality courses, workshops and studios to help you gain new knowledge and skills you can put into practice right away.

Which woodwork class are you interested in?

Furniture Painting Workshop

Learn to properly paint furniture with our woodwork courses in Sydney. Learn how to restore wooden furniture pieces to recreate your own favourite circa look, be it shabby chic, French provincial, retro, or industrial. Come along and transform your old or new furniture into unique pieces to your likings. Outcomes By the end of this furniture painting workshop, you will: have learned the different types of paintings and how to apply them to furniture take home your refurbished piece...

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Furniture Painting Workshop

<p><strong>Learn to properly paint furniture with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/Woodwork-classes">woodwork courses</a> in Sydney.</strong></p><p>

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$129Limited inc GST/$103.20/$116.10
Furniture Painting Workshop

<p><strong>Learn to properly paint furniture with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/Woodwork-classes">woodwork courses</a> in Sydney.</strong></p><p>

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$129Limited inc GST/$103.20/$116.10

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Furniture Painting Workshop

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Woodwork: DIY Planter Box Course

Learn how to build your own planter box in this Woodwork class in Sydney. In this workshop you will design and create your own planter box with The Bower while gaining the knowledge and hands-on experience to construct a planter box from reclaimed timbers. Whether for inside or outside use, planter boxes add beauty to any place as well as many health benefits. With the right planter box, you are perfectly equipped for growing your own plants, herbs, fruit & vegetables or flowers....

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Woodwork: DIY Planter Box Course

<p><strong><a href="/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Learn</a> how to build your own planter box in this <a href="/courses/art-classes-sydney/

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$299Limited inc GST/$239.20/$269.10

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Furniture Restoration Course: Shabby Chic

Learn how to upcycle vintage furniture to shabby chic style at this Woodwork course in Sydney. Discover how easy and affordable it is to acquire and restore period furniture pieces in this popular decorator style. You’ll learn what kind of items to look out for and how to buy, prepare, finish and sell ‘upcycled’ furniture. It’s a great way to save decorating dollars, reduce landfill – and even make money from your garage. This course looks at different timbers, styles and finishes...

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Furniture Restoration Course: Shabby Chic

<p><strong>Learn how to upcycle vintage furniture to shabby chic style at this <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/Woodwork-classes">Woodwork course</a> in

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$179Limited inc GST/$143.20/$161.10
Session 1 & 2: Saturdays 10am – 1pm. Session 3: Sunday 8.30am – 1.30pm.
Furniture Restoration Course: Shabby Chic

<p><strong>Learn how to upcycle vintage furniture to shabby chic style at this <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/Woodwork-classes">Woodwork course</a> in

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$179Limited inc GST/$143.20/$161.10
Session 1 & 2: Saturdays 10am – 1pm. Session 3: Sunday 8.30am – 1.30pm.
Furniture Restoration Course: Shabby Chic

<p><strong>Learn how to upcycle vintage furniture to shabby chic style at this <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/Woodwork-classes">Woodwork course</a> in

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$179Limited inc GST/$143.20/$161.10
Session 1 & 2: Saturdays 10am – 1pm. Session 3: Sunday 8.30am – 1.30pm.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Furniture Restoration Course: Shabby Chic

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Furniture Restoration Course: Shabby Chic

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Furniture Repair & Restoration Workshop

Learn to repair and restore furniture with our woodwork courses in Sydney. Learn how to repair joints and replace worn out or missing parts of your favourite furniture pieces. Our experienced woodworkers will be teaching you how to fix wobbly chair and table legs and how to give new life to a preloved piece of furniture. We will teach you how to use hand and power tools and how to select the right tool for the job. Outcomes By the end of this furniture repair workshop you will: Be...

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Furniture Repair & Restoration Workshop

<p><strong>Learn to repair and restore furniture with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/Woodwork-classes">woodwork courses</a> in Sydney.</strong></p><p

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$129Limited inc GST/$103.20/$116.10
Furniture Repair & Restoration Workshop

<p><strong>Learn to repair and restore furniture with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/Woodwork-classes">woodwork courses</a> in Sydney.</strong></p><p

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$129Limited inc GST/$103.20/$116.10
Furniture Repair & Restoration Workshop

<p><strong>Learn to repair and restore furniture with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/Woodwork-classes">woodwork courses</a> in Sydney.</strong></p><p

...
$129Limited inc GST/$103.20/$116.10
Furniture Repair & Restoration Workshop

<p><strong>Learn to repair and restore furniture with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/art-classes-sydney/Woodwork-classes">woodwork courses</a> in Sydney.</strong></p><p

...
$129Limited inc GST/$103.20/$116.10

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Woodwork: Stool Workshop

Learn how to build your own wood stool in this Woodwork class in Sydney. Have you wanted to get into the woodwork, but you’re not sure how? Join this class to learn basic traditional chair making and timber shaping skills. In this course, you will be using second-hand materials to make a small stakes leg stool using traditional tools and methods. Class sizes are kept small to ensure a maximal learning experience. Please ensure you will be able to attend all sessions of the course....

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Woodwork: Stool Workshop

<p><strong><a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Learn</a> how to build your own wood stool in this <a

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$299LimitedGST free/$239.20/$269.10

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Woodwork: Stool Workshop

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Woodwork: Stool Workshop

Upholstery Introduction Workshop

Learn the basic skills of upholstery, and more, with our woodworking courses in Sydney. Ever wanted to learn the basics of upholstery, but not known where to begin? This hands-on weekend DIY course could be for you! In this course, you will learn the basics for upholstering a flat surface (e.g. a dining chair, a bed-head) by creating a milk-crate upholstered seat base. You’ll take home your very own upholstered seat base, as well as valuable upholstery skills. Course outcomes By...

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Upholstery Introduction Workshop

<p><strong>Learn the basic skills of upholstery, and more, with our <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/Woodwork">woodworking</a>

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$110Limited inc GST/$88/$99

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Picture Framing Essentials Course

Learn the essentials of Picture Framing in this Woodwork course in Sydney. Do you have pictures or posters in need of a frame? This course will give you the opportunity to frame one of your own pictures while providing you with the skills and knowledge of required tools and materials to frame many more at home.  In this course you will be using second-hand materials to create a complete wooden frame and backing, whilst provided with the knowledge and skill to source and cut perspex...

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Picture Framing Essentials Course

<p>Learn the essentials of <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Picture Framing</a> in this <a href="

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$249Limited inc GST/$199.20/$224.10
Picture Framing Essentials Course

<p>Learn the essentials of <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Picture Framing</a> in this <a href="

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$249Limited inc GST/$199.20/$224.10
Picture Framing Essentials Course

<p>Learn the essentials of <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Picture Framing</a> in this <a href="

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$249Limited inc GST/$199.20/$224.10

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Picture Framing Essentials Course

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Picture Framing Essentials Course

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Woodwork Course for Beginners

Learn Woodwork for Beginners with our woodwork courses in Sydney. If you’re wanting to start learning woodwork, and you don’t know where to start, this is the course for you. This Woodwork course provides the foundations for woodwork projects with a Re-DIY focus – the reuse of timber to create a functional toolbox. You will learn how to work with hand and power tools, selecting timbers, measuring and planning for projects, and different finishing techniques for timber. This course...

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Woodwork Course for Beginners

<p><strong><a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Learn</a> Woodwork for Beginners with our <a href="https

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$399Limited inc GST/$319.20/$359.10
Venue: Redfern. Please enrol at least 2 working days before the start date so we can prepare for the correct class size. For ages 18+
Woodwork Course for Beginners

<p><strong><a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Learn</a> Woodwork for Beginners with our <a href="https

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$399Limited inc GST/$319.20/$359.10
Venue: Redfern. Please enrol at least 2 working days before the start date so we can prepare for the correct class size. For ages 18+
Woodwork Course for Beginners

<p><strong><a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Learn</a> Woodwork for Beginners with our <a href="https

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$399Limited inc GST/$319.20/$359.10
Venue: Parramatta. Please enrol at least 2 working days before the start date so we can prepare for the correct class size. For ages 18+
Woodwork Course for Beginners

<p><strong><a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Learn</a> Woodwork for Beginners with our <a href="https

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$399Limited inc GST/$319.20/$359.10
Venue: Redfern. Please enrol at least 2 working days before the start date so we can prepare for the correct class size. For ages 18+
Woodwork Course for Beginners

<p><strong><a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Learn</a> Woodwork for Beginners with our <a href="https

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$399Limited inc GST/$319.20/$359.10
Venue: Parramatta. Please enrol at least 2 working days before the start date so we can prepare for the correct class size. For ages 18+

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Woodwork: Intermediate Course

Learn how to build your own wood side table, with this woodwork course in Sydney. This woodwork course is a follow up to the Woodwork for Beginners course. Continuing with the principles learned in the Beginners course (working with reused materials using tools and equipment you’re likely to have at home, or can buy cheaply or secondhand) the students are guided through the process of building a small side table, utilizing several traditional joinery techniques. Through the course,...

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Woodwork: DIY Native Bee Hive Course

Learn how to build a native bee hive in this Woodwork class in Sydney. Bees – both native and introduced – play an important role in our food supply, and for our entire ecosystem to function. Sadly, bee populations are at risk due to habitat loss, climate change, disease and other factors. In this hands-on DIY Native Bee Hive course, you will be introduced to the many native bee varieties and their importance to our biodiversity, while learning the carpentry skills to build your...

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Woodwork: DIY Native Bee Hive Course

<p><strong><a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/lifestyle-classes-house-and-garden-sydney/House-Renovation-Garden-Design">Learn</a> how to build a native bee hive in this <a

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$175Limited inc GST/$140/$157.50

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