Ger Griffin - Rediscovery Centre

French Polishing – 5 week course

Event Description:
French polishing is a wood finishing technique that results in a deep lustrous finish and a deep colour. During this five week evening course, you are invited to bring a piece of your furniture to the class and it will be polished under the supervision of Ger Griffin. Ger has more than 35 years of experience in antique furniture restoration.

This is a hands on five week workshop that will include the following:

- History of French polishing
- Materials used
- Preparation of furniture
- Finishing techniques
- Polishing
- Q&A

Dates for this course are on Thursday the 17th and 24th of October and 7th,14th and 21st of November (course does not take place on the 31st of October).

*Minimum numbers required for class to go ahead

Event Date and Time:
Thursday, 17 October at 18:30- 20.30 - 21 November

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre

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