Make It Pay: Windsor Chair Making (Series 3 / Episode 1)

Make It Pay: Windsor Chair Making (Series 3 / Episode 1)

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Belfast, Havelock House, London, Ulster Television studios




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25min 01sec




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      This series of Make It Pay focuses on working with wood. The new format of the programme means we also get to meet a variety of interesting craft makers outside the studio. 


Getting started with the first craft, Stephen shows takes us step by step through process of making a Windsor chair. Throughout the programme, viewers are introduced to a range of tools and techniques and are offered some useful tips for craft making at home. Designed to stimulate your imagination and encourage your creativity, Make It Pay is a programme for all those who would like to make their hobby pay.

Out of the studio, Stephen meets Jack Hill, a country chair maker from Sussex, at a woodworking exhibition held in London. Jack talks about his chair making work as well as teaching others how to make them.


Presented by: Stephen Atkinson

Designer: Andy Johnstone

Produced & Directed by: Alan Hailes

Also featuring Jack Hill 



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