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Where Do You Get Inspiration?

As many of you already know Bill and I spent a weekend in Rhinebeck NY to attend the Country Living Fair. We listened to several great speakers but one in particular stood out.  Jana Platina Phipps the Trim Queen. As a matter of fact Jana invited me to be one of her participants in a demonstration.

Today while checking my Kim’s Upholstery Facebook page I received  a post from Jana that lead me to her YouTube Channel.   Talk about […]

By |July 19th, 2015|Categories: Upholstery|0 Comments

Upholstery Classes Membership site gets a makeover

Our Membership Site Gets a Makeover

Hello everyone,

I want to let you know that within the next 24 hours current members will be getting an email notification from Kim’s Upholstery with new login information.  You will need to use these new login credentials to access your membership to your Kim’s Upholstery Online Classes.

Please keep an eye out for this email “IMPORTANT MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION” .

The new membership site will include a forum for our members where you can ask […]

By |July 12th, 2015|Categories: Online Upholstery Class|1 Comment

My Craftsy Class is Going Live!

“Sew Slipcovers for Sofas and Couches” soon to be live on Craftsy
Yipee….. My new CRAFTSY CLASS is going LIVE in just a few days.  If you read my earlier post on my adventure in Denver you know that I am now an instructor for Craftsy.  Craftsy for those of you that don’t know, I can’t imagine you don’t, {wink} is an online educational website which features fabulous instructors from around the world.  They have topics […]

By |July 6th, 2015|Categories: Conferences & Events, Education|0 Comments

Workshop in Northborough, MA – September 17-19, 2015

For more information and to sign up for this workshop contact Janet by email janet@greenbarncc.com or me kimberley@kimsupholstery.com
Join Kim for a 3-day Hands-On Workshop Event!

Each attendee will bring  a chair to work on during the 3 days.
Photos of your chosen chair should be emailed to Kim prior to the workshop to make sure you have picked an item that is appropriate for the class.
Most students will be able to get their project close to (if not fully) […]

By |July 6th, 2015|Categories: Upcoming Events, Workshops|0 Comments

Victorian Chair Repair

 

Kim And I were recently hired to re-upholster and repair  a couple of Victorian Chairs that were used as part of a wedding ceremony.  One of the chairs  was  very loose and in rough shape. As I began to tear the old fabric off the chair it was starting to look like the fabric was about the only thing holding this chair together. Most of  the joints were loose, some of the wood in areas where Kim  needed […]

By |June 24th, 2015|Categories: Upholstery|0 Comments

Workshop in Sugar Grove, IL – July 23 – 25, 2015

–SOLD OUT–
For more information and to sign up for this class contact Sharon by phone at 630-253-8654 or email to info@knotjustsewsew.com.
Join Kim for a 3-day Hands-On Workshop Event!

Each attendee will bring  a chair to work on during the 3 days.
Photos of your chosen chair should be emailed to Kim prior to the workshop to make sure you have picked an item that is appropriate for the class.
Most students will be able to get their project close to (if […]

By |June 6th, 2015|Categories: Upcoming Events, Workshops|0 Comments