Here at Philip Hodge Antiques I offer a professional furniture restoration service and also provide a range of short practical courses designed for all abilities. For full details of my restoration services please visit the furniture restoration service page. For full list of courses and dates on one page please visit the Available Courses Page.
2016 courses now all bookable. 2017 dates are now available for booking.
Philip has been working with wood for more than a quarter of a century in one way or another.
Philip Hodge is a Full Accredited Member of BAFRA (www.bafra.org.uk) and is a preferred supplier of training courses to the Ministry of Defence
Philip Hodge Antiques offers courses to people who want to learn how to do
Introduction to Woodworking
Tool Sharpening & Tuning
Wood Finishing including French Polishing
We also specialise in antique furniture restoration for private customers and the antiques trade
Skills that may be learned include woodworking, furniture making, restoration of picture frames, furniture repair, conservation of period furniture, French polishing, waxing, gold leafing, restoration of mirrors, glass gilding, wood finishing, cabinet repairs, woodworking, furniture restoration, furniture mending and restoring furniture.
All courses will be personally taught by Philip Hodge and held in a workshop set in the beautiful English countryside of Norfolk.