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Chimi Gutierrez

Chimi was born in Mexico City to a Mexican father and a French mother, he grew up in Mexico and was nourished by two cultures, two languages, two ways of looking at the world. After studying design in Mexico City, he provided executive production for photographers.

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OpenRepro : The Stool

To make the stool you will need:

1 Tab box
Japanese saw
Brush, pencil, meter
14 mm wood wick
Drill or column drill

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Côme Landa

Passionate and self-taught, Côme began working with wood more than 6 years ago and founded his company CLB DESIGN after working in quality in the agri-food industry, logistics and the organization of cultural events.

Always looking for innovation, he likes to create his objects to meet a need or a desire design.

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Make your wooden earrings

Come and make a pair of earrings, to offer or for you!

 

During this 2-hour workshop, you will discover with Bernard Desportes the work of art jewelry and create by hand your own model of earrings, from several design proposals (and depending on your level, beginner or initiate).

 

 

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Making workshop

You need help to make your own piece of furniture ?

Fabriquer à l'Etablisienne

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.

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Veneering : discovering the different natures of wood and the tools used

Bois de placage à l'Etablisienne ParisThis 2 hours course will be provided by Bernard Desportes and will allow you to discover the natures of wood used in veneering, as well as the tools necessary. Anyone can participate, novices or not, but it might be difficult to follow for not french speaking people. Read more…

A workshop in Paris dedicated to DIY, decorating, restoring, creating, personalizing, manufacturing…

Atelier_location-cours-stages_L-Etablisienne-Paris_photo-Adrien-Daste-Fondation- EYA unique place dedicated to make-yourself, furniture and housing.

A self-service workshop, a shop, a consignment, a relaxation area for documenting inspire you.

Gift boxes

Coffret Cadeau - L'Établisienne

Searching for a gift ? Or maybe just a new experience ? Discover our workshops and let yourself be tempted by an original and pleasing way of creation !

A two-hour course, a package, hours of workshop,  a lot of suggestions in the shop part.

The gift boxes are fully customizable. In the form of chips, the beneficiary will select the theme and date he likes !

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On line workshops

We offer training on how to use certain tools of the workshop, review the concepts learned or improve certain practices.

Three types of online workshops are offered but only in french :

  • Open: Free and available at leisure,
  • Free on registration: registration is required of you but access is free,
  • Reserved: you are asked a registration and e-participation.

Ateliers-en-ligne

 

Wood : carpenter, cabinet-maker…

A material long used by men

Wood has always been favored for construction, furnishing, or for insulation or heating. Mulberry bark was used for paper by the Chinese. Also, wood always had an important place in art.

  • Construction :

Wood is an essential material in architecture, used in every type of construction from parquet floor to framework. Houses and buildings are always more or less made of wood, as well as pieces of furniture, boats, musical instruments...

Wood is used so much because it has many benefits : robust, insulating, durable, ecological thanks to sustainably managed forests, also pleasant to use. Moreso, some problem inherent to its use have now been counteracted : for instance, wood-eating organisms are now disposed of with specific products.

  • Cabinet :

The cabinetmaker and the carpenter don’t work the same way. The carpenter makes pieces of furniture or solid wood structures, while the cabinetmaker, after having built a wood structure, covers it with a thin layer of fine wood, called veneer. The cabinetmaker ths has to pay attention to the different natures and shapes of wood all throughout the process of creation.

  • Marquetry :

Marquetry is another wood art, it’s a decor the marquetry cabinetmaker builds from veneer, after a drawing, in order to give them a particular shape. He then assembles them, forming a whole that will be pasted on a support, like a painting or a piece of furniture.

That art developed especially during the Trecento in Italia, then was used a lot for Louis XIV and Louis XV style furniture.

The different types of wood

  •  Trees :

Based on the weather, different trees develop and generate different types of wood. With a temperate climate, we will have conifers such as pine, and fir, or hardwood such as aspen or birch. Some, like fruit trees, among others, are not grown for their wood, like cherry for example, but they can still be useful in cabinetmaking and marquetry.

  •  Types of wood specific to certain uses :

 The most common types of wood

 Oak is the traditional type of wood for framework, along with chestnut and spruce, for they don’t rot. Oak was also used a lot in naval construction.

Charm and maple are very useful for heating, because they produce more heat per cubic meter than most types.

Cabinetmaking types of wood

 Cherry is a light brown wood that can replace mahogany, and is used to make solid furniture in carpentry, as well as veneering.

Walnut is a low density, colorful and veined wood, favored for veneering.

Maple is a very light, almost white wood, and one of the most favored type for cabinetmakers.

Plane tree is a light, solid and moisture resistant type, although a bit dificult to use sometimes.

Fir is a light and quite solid wood, used for solid furniture, and also for parquet floors and stairs.

Exotic wood, such as mahogany, ebony, yew and lemon tree, is especially used in marquetry[:] Read more…

Bernard Desportes

Bernard DESPORTES has been trained at the École Boulle in Paris.

Creator of contemporary or style objects, he manufactures pieces of furniture (inlaid or not), based on his inpiration and on order.

Miniaturist for over 20 years, he has also been trained in the U.S., where he has developed a special skill of making furniture in 1/12th scale, specifically destined to dollhouse collectors.

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La Maison France 5

For a special emission , Michel Cymes and Stéphane Thebauten came visit l’Etablisienne. Follow them with HLProduction video for La Maison France 5.

Woodworking : the miter saw

The mitter saw

Scie à onglet

  • Miter angle of 52 ° left / 60 ° right for cuts in the most different angles
  • Tilt saw head for miter cuts up to 47 ° left and right

Planer – Thicknesser

For planing your boards, the planing-planer is available for rent.

You can train this machine on request, during a workshop.

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Wood lathe

Tour à boisTraining lathe is provided on request during a workshop .

This machine is available for rent  for € 1 additional hour.

Distance between centers: 410 mm

Height of centers: 152 mm,

Diameter 300 mm above the bench

Diameter 235 mm pitches in the tool holder.

Plate joiner

Plate Joiner

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Compact and lightweight for great handling and easy use

A reclining sole from 0 to 90 degrees with locking lever and quick stops on 22.5 degrees -45 degrees AND 66.5 degrees

To learn how to use this tool : watch the on line training (only in french)

Electric saws

Cordless circular saw :

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Cutting Capacity at 90 ° 51 mm
Depth of cut at 45 ° 40mm

Parallel stop

Guide rail

Workshop : Circular saws

Cordless jigsaw :

Scie sauteuse BoschJigsaw cordless piercing extremely compact: perfect handling, even for curved cuts in tight spaces. Unobstructed view of the cutting line with LED lighting and powerful function of wind performance chips.

Gradual easing function for a perfect primer for sawing and precise plunge cuts.

Workshop : Cutting and assembly ; this tool is also used to cut cardboard

Hight precision grinding machine

Adjustable upwards by 10° and downwards by 50°

  • Guide slot
  • Angle stop

 

Source : Manuel TG  125 et http://www.proxxon.com/eng/html/27060.php