One Week Intensive Course

A course in soft furnishings suitable for students wanting to set up their own curtain making business or home enthusiasts wanting to save s on designer curtains!

All levels and ages welcome.

Learn the most up to date techniques and styles.

Classes are limited to a maximum of four to allow students to complete five soft furnishing projects and a business module in the minimum time.

All students who complete the one week course will receive a certificate of achievement.

Students will leave with five soft furnishing samples which can be used in their portfolio for future clients.

Students holding their completed cushions

Cupcakes

The One Week Intensive Course includes:

Other Course benefits

The following subjects will be included in the one week curtain making course:

Roman blinds

Roman Blinds

Learn how to:

Students will make their own lined and interlined Roman Blind

Curtain making

Curtains

Learn how to:

Hand sewn headings

Hand Sewn Headings

Learn how to:

Students will make their own lined curtain with a handsewn pinch pleat and goblet heading. Students will also make a lined valance with a pencil pleat heading

Pelmets

Pelmets

Learn how to:

Students will make their own Essex board pelmet

Oxford Cushions

Oxford Cushions

Learn how to:

Students will make their own Oxford cushion cover

Starting a Soft Furnishing Business

Starting a Soft Furnishing Business

Learn how to:

After attending the one week course, students are entitled to purchase all haberdashery items at a discount from Curtain Academy.

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