Make a Windsor Chair with Howard Archbold & Geoff Tonkin
2021 Chair Making Course dates are
April Course completed
September Saturday 18th to Monday 27th . Course full. This course also postponed and students have been notified.
There is strong inquiry for these courses and both have a waiting list so please contact us if you are interested. The cost of the 10 day course in 2021 remains at $1500.
Make a Windsor Chair with Geoff & Colina Tonkin
NEW COURSES for 2021
MAY Course completed
AUGUST Saturday 21st to Monday 30th. Course postponed due to Covid 19
OCTOBER Saturday 30th October to Monday 8th November. Course full. A decision on if this course will go ahead will be made closer to the commencement of the course.
We are now taking expressions of interest for courses in 2022. Courses are generally run in Autumn and Spring so please indicate your preference if you have one.
Scroll down the page to read the course description.
2021 Courses So far this year 12 students have made 11 chairs and a settle
2020 Windsor Chair Courses
There were 3 chair courses in 2020 and a total of 23 chairs made by students. This takes to 105 the number of chairs completed here at our Molong workshop during the last 9 years.
Make a Windsor Stool with Geoff & Colina Tonkin
At the moment there are no Windsor Stool Making courses planned for 2021 due to an increase preference for chair making courses. The cost of this course is $600 and expressions of interest are welcome.
For a complete course description scroll down the page to “course description“.
Click on these links to watch two short video by Rowan and John which pretty much captures the essence of our courses.
Windsor Stool Makers 2018
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 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