Workshops

Workshop NEO

Workshop NEO

One of very few antique woodwork restoration courses we’ve found in Poland Workshop NEO offers interesting and unconventional courses in  restoration of old furniture, introducing various renovation and restoration techniques. This is a course at the master level...

Antique renovation tips

Antique renovation tips

This professional antique renovation firm from Warsaw publishes a useful guide for beginners on their website. You can browse through practical ideas on the use of various materials and tools as well as presentation of whole interventions on wooden objects. Definitely...

Artisan carpentry firm

Artisan carpentry firm

This is a good example of a thriving small craft enterprise specialising in artisan carpentry and antique furniture renovation. Their website gives good examples of typical orders such firms get from clients. http://sztukawdrewnie.pl

Woodworking ideas

Woodworking ideas

Woodworking ideas, inspiration, beautiful woodworks   This site is not specifically about woodwork restoration but gives a lot of practical ideas useful for any workshop working with wood. For example consult Japanese techniques of preserving wood – how they compare...

Learning of renovation

Learning of renovation

After fruitful study visit and workshops in Florence, our Artisan group started to practice wood renovation in Poland. We prepared a place to work, and completed lacks of some tools and materials. We discussed the state of a door which is going to be renovated and...

Centro Europeo del Restauro in Florence

Centro Europeo del Restauro in Florence

This is the place where we plan the study visit in Florence. Explore their site to see how much they have to offer in terms of training in the art of restoration of cultural heritage.  ...

Metallo Nobile in Florence

Metallo Nobile in Florence

Have a look at the impressive environment of Metallo Nobile - a twin school/workshop of Centro Machiavelli http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SfnAdWK7L_g