Thanks to It’s Nice That for featuring the workshop this week. A new workshop is indeed in town! And yes, if you’re about to leave college and worried about the loss of access to facilities – we can certainly help!
Furniture Maker Kotu Moyenda begins work on his new design inspired by two old tennis rackets and some wooden pallettes. Brilliant! Looking forward to seeing it unfold…
We’re open Tues – Sun 9.30 – 5.30pm, so feel free to drop in and we’ll show you around. Don’t forget our introductory rates run until the end of March, so seize the moment and grab your toolbox.
New jewellery in progress on the bench today by local silversmith Sakina Brohier.
Check it out! Blackhorse Workshop is in this month’s FORM magazine where the focus is the forward-looking spirit of design education. Great to see in the context of all the regeneration work happening in Blackhorse Lane (by architects We Made That) and a nice profile too of our design identity created by the rather special Europa.
Annual member Seb Hipperson gets to work on his motorbike build in the welding area.
Don’t forget, our introductory rate Annual Membership for £360 is only available until 31st March, so sign up soon to get a full year of access for only a £1 a day! To find out more click here .
Gilbert shows off his revamped drawer that he shortened and added a new lining. If you’ve got something you want fixing up drop in and tell us about it, and we’ll show you how to go about mending it yourself, or for an agreed fee fix it up for you.
The machines kicked into action this week as our members got to work on building furniture, upholstery projects, motorbike frame building, and fashioning jewellery…
We also began our introductory courses, starting up with Metalwork Basics #1 and tackling the art of basic welding. Running over 3 evenings, we’ll be making an industrial style steel tool cabinet. If you’re interested in signing up, the course runs again in March, with further dates announced soon.