Erasmus School of Creative Arts
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Box Tray course

Published in Past Courses

We are running a special, one-day class for those wishing to make a tray to fit the box mentioned above. We have found in the past that 5 days just isn't quite enough time to make both the box and the tray. We are therefore offering this extra day as an option. People from previous box classes are also welcome to join this class - numbers permitting.

Cost: $154

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Marquetry & Piercing Course with Brian Reid (Hands on)

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Brian Reid, one of the world's finest exponents of Marquetry and Piercing, is joining us once again from the USA to demonstrate and guide the students through his unique approach to this old craft.
Be warned! - Any course with Brian promises to be memorable and so much fun that you are likely to leave with laughter aches!
Please note: Wall Cabinet students who wish to join this class to make their doors will receive a 10% discount
Further details regarding project will be available in due course.

Class size: 8 max
Skill level: beginners to advanced

Cost: $880 includes materials

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Brian Reid Wall Cabinet

Published in Past Courses

Join Neil and Pam to make this beautifully proportioned and versatile, Brian Reid designed wall shelf with sliding, Mondrian patterned doors. This is a sweet little piece that looks just right on almost any wall - perfectly suited in the entrance/hallway for keys etc.Learn some basic design and making skills and get started on some decorative, geometric marquetry of your choice. Skill level: beginners to advanced.

Cost: $770 includes materials. Max 8 students

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Demi Lune table

Published in Past Courses

You are never likely to regret putting aside the two weeks required to make this beautifully proportioned, elegant demi-lune table. This is an occasional table that would look right in any number of situations within the home. It includes tapered legs, and a hand-veneered top featuring starburst veneers, crossbanding and fine, checkerboard inlay. It develops an understanding of, and skills in the areas of angled joinery, substrates, curved lippings and sawn veneers. The Erasmus Designs demilune sells for well over $3000, representing excellent value at $1694 as a course project.

Class size: 8 max
Skill level: intermediate to advanced

Cost: $1694 (includes all materials)

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