Come to practice
You have discovered the different techniques of cutting and joining wood at a first workshop. Come to practice by conducting A to Z of an object from plans supplied and pre-cut materials.
Woodworking : a full day workshop
Mortise and tenon, tongue, lamellos …? A full-day practical course
Become familiar with the tools and actions needed to woodworking.
We will teach you to master the vocabulary and tools, you are a beginner or want to refine your knowledge.
The items discussed during this day are :
Dovetail, tenon-mortise and half-wood
During this 3-hour workshop, you will learn how to draw and realize three types of traditional joints: a tenon-mortise with a shoulder; a half-wood; a dovetail.
A usefull tool
Portable electric machine not well known but used in carpentry, cabinet making, violin making, and in many woodworking, it allows a multitude of operations.
Come discover the router during this 2-hour workshop.
Come learn the techniques of woodcutting during this course of 2 hours. You will learn how to properly use a portable circular saw, a circular saw, and a miter saw.
Do you have a project, or just an idea about a piece of furniture or a decorative object ?
Before you start manufacturing, we propose to review all the steps necessary for the success of your project during a meeting in particular of a half hour.
You need help to make your own piece of furniture ?
A coffee table, headboard, lamp, stool …?
Whatever the furniture or object that you want to make yourself, we invite you to come in the workshops of L’Établisienne.
Sculpt your own wooden spoon !
This 3-hour workshop will begin with a presentation of the different types of wood available and their characteristics.
Then, an introduction to the use of sculpture tools.
Morgane will teach you the basics and the gestures to make your spoon safe.
Come create your lampshade in origami printed in serigraphy …
Discover all the art of silk-screen printing by printing the different sheets that will make up your lamp, and cut out and rainez with a learned folding of origami.
Real miniature landscapes, Terrariums need little but bring a lot !
Adapted to our urban spaces, they green our apartments and bring an original decorative touch.
Plants and containers are provided.
My Kokedama at home
The latest of the Japanese floral folies, Kokedama offers a modern and artistic vision of the plant: suspended structure, aerial, it is declined according to the creativity of each to become a unique piece of your decoration.
You need help for your project
We offer a morning workshop accompanied by our cabinet maker Bérengère.
This expert meeting will allow you to reassure you in your approach and ask all your questions to advance on your projects.
You wish to restore a piece of furniture, but you don’t know where to begin ?
This course aims at teaching how to observe your pieces of furniture : the style, manufacturing, materials used… Restoring a piece of furniture is also respecting the original manufacturing. Read more…
3D drawing rapid learning
Looking to design your furniture projects and print your plans for their manufacture.
You started to discover their learning SketchUp but raises questions.
We have designed for you a fast and effective training SketchUp.
Laser cutting is a process which allows extremely precise cutting many materials. Besides the architects and designers, many businesses use the technology to cut or engrave according to their needs.
Are thus produced architectural models, stencils and cutouts for decorating, jewelry and fashion accessories, objects, …
Shaggy rugs is the name given to these unique pieces born of Moroccan crafts and ancestral tribes. Made from scrap fabrics collected and sorted, it is then a technique of knots, allied to a drawing and a combination of colors. During this initiation, you will discover the technique of the « latch hooking » and you will start a piece of rug.
You will be able to leave with your piece and then finalize it on your own!
Mission: valorize the falls of fabrics available at La Réserve Des Arts to learn how to make a personalized object of decoration.
Japan is known throughout the world for its culture of paper from a long tradition. Among the various Japanese papers, Washi paper is best known for its enormous strength and tear strength.
Sandra proposes to come to realize your shade of Japanese woven paper.
Come to discover with Ophélie, painter in decors, the technique of a false veined white marble, during this workshop of 2 hours.
You will paint a pot to make your hand and you will then be able to paint a table top or any other object.
Effet graphique, béton ou ardoise pour vos caches-pots ?
Durant ces 2 ateliers de 1h15, venez découvrir avec Ophélie, peintre décoratrice, les différentes techniques pour apprendre à réaliser des motifs géométriques, graphiques et l’effet béton.
2 days to give your furniture a second life
Are you afraid to start on your own, you do not have space to realize it?
We propose a two-day course with the decorator painter Ophélie Chaumat
Thirty hours to fill a seat.
No particular knowledge is required for this course, you will repair a single seat, with Virginie respectingin the traditional way !
Come with a carcass ready for a new lining, stripped, repaired and reattached if necessary.
To do this you get unlimited access to the self-service workshop ten days prior to the course.
Decorate your panels, furniture and objects
During this 2h30 workshop, you will discover with Ophélie the marquetry of straw, very old technique which consists of a collage of rye straw edge to edge.
After discovering the marquetry of straw during the workshop initiation, Ophélie offers to improve you during this second course of 2h30.
Macramé hanging planter
The macramé is an old craft technical but totaly trendy. After the rediscovery of the rattan, we propose to you to try this new workshop, and to learn the bases to realize your hanging planter.
Make your knife and go with it!
Antoine Faucheux, cutlery in Mayenne, helps you during the manufacture of a knife of his creation: L’Anjou, high-quality folding knife.
During 2 hours, you will learn vocabulary and tools, list the necessary supplies and discuss the basic gestures.
If you already have a chair or chair in front, you can analyze it (please come with the most precise photos possible), with Virginie to estimate the time required, what are the possible renovation options …
Only in french
We offer you new workshops :an initiation to screen printing with Sandrine
Discover the craft technique of screen printing on wood, paper and cotton.
More than a real technical approach, this workshop report raises awareness of shapes, colors, textures, indispensable foundations for any creative act.
For two hours, we will apply these principles to the floral creation with the seasons and desires of the moment.