Make a Double Bow Windsor Chair with Howard Archbold and Geoff Tonkin
2020 Chair Courses
There are two Windsor Chair Making Courses planned for 2020, one to run from 28th March to 6th April and the other to run from 19th to 28th September. At this stage both courses are full but names are being taken for the waiting list. If you are disappointed about this why not try our five day Windsor Stool Making Course as a warm up. Details below.
The cost of the 10 day chair course in 2020 will be $1500. Scroll down the page to read the course description.
Postscript; A vacancy has come up in the Windsor Chair Making Course run by Howard Archbold near Moonan in the Hunter Valley of NSW. The course dates are 28th April to 7th May. You can ring Howard on 0408 964 078 or check out the details at rarechairs.com.au
2019 Chair Courses
A total of 16 chairs over two courses were completed in 2019. This brings to 82 the number of chairs to come out of the Brooklyn Workshop from 13 courses over the last 8 years.
Make a Windsor Stool with Geoff & Colina Tonkin
Five Windsor Stool making courses were run in 2019 The date for the first course of 2020 have been set as from Monday 20th to Friday 24th April The cost of this courses is $600. There is one vacancy on this course so please inquire. More stool making courses are planned for later in the year, with one being run in the October school holidays. The actual dates are to be confirmed.
For a complete course description of both courses scroll down the page to “course description“.
Click on this link to watch a short video by Rowan which pretty much captures the essence of our courses.
Windsor Stools and their Makers in 2019
Chair Makers from the September 2018 Course
Chair Makers from the April 2018 Course. This was the tenth chair making course run here at our Molong Workshop
Stool Makers from the October 2018 Course
Stool Makers from the March 2018 Course
Chair Makers from the 2017 Courses
Brooklyn workshop during the 2015 course
Chair makers and stool makers from the Molong course held during April 2016
Cost: Chair Course: $ 1500
Tools and Materials: everything included except your lunch
Location: ‘Brooklyn’ 10km from Molong in the Central West of NSW, Australia
Accommodation: Please inquire
Chair makers and stool makers from the 2015 Molong course
Chair makers from the 2014 Molong Windsor Chair and Stool Making Courses
Chair makers from the 2013 Molong Windsor Chair and Stool Making Courses
Other courses on offer:
>> Learn to Play the Didgeridoo
> Make a Cigar Box Guitar
Basic Tool Making “There’s a chair in there’
For further information contact Geoff Tonkin