Fur Courses

Tuesday 15th November 2016

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**Forthcoming Fur Workshops**

Call for interest in forthcoming Fur Workshops. Following the success of our recent Fur Workshops we are planning further dates.  To register your interest for future workshops please contact us .


  • BFTA Fur Workshop – **date tbc**

Day workshop includes factual information on the fur industry and the basis for social attitudes to fur; innovative and creative fur techniques; practical introduction to workshop techniques for working with fur, including stretching, pinning, cutting, hand and machine sewing.

  • Please contact us for further information, pricing and to book your place!

Quotes following the day:

‘I thoroughly enjoyed the BFTA workshop I attended last week, each part of the day felt like it had been well organised, flowed naturally and didn’t disappoint.’   AT, Fashion Technician at the University of Northampton.

‘I thoroughly enjoyed the day.  Thanks for opening my eyes to the versatility of fur.’ MR, Technician, University of Westminster.’   MR, Technician, University of Westminster.

‘Well done to the team who display pride and passion for the fur trade and for passing that passion on. By showing us that fur can be truly eyeopening, breathtaking and inspirational, what other material can be all that!.’   JN, University of Northampton.

‘I would like to thank all of you involved in yesterday’s workshop, it was both informative and fun and it made a change for me to be the student for a day! I have always loved Fur in Fashion and yesterday’s workshop, particularly the talk by the designer, has inspired me to get on the machine and produce some samples in order that I may in turn, inspire the students at UCA.’ MB, Technical Tutor, UCA Rochester


  • Advanced BFTA Fur Techniques Workshop More information to follow…


  • Fur Europe Summer School 2017 August 20th and August 29th – Greece

You can read more about Fur Summer School 2017 and how to participate here:
Fur Summer School 2017 – Call for Applications

Apply for participation in Fur Summer School 2017 with this document.
Fur Summer School 2017 – Application form

Deadline for submission is 29 May 2017



Rebecca Bradley Summer School – **Monday 7th August to Friday 11 August 2017**

This Summer School is brought to you by BFTA member Rebecca Bradley.  For more information and prices please contact info@rebeccabradleylondon.com  Please give reference BFTA.

Kopenhagen Fur Sorting CourseKopenhagen Fur’s Customer Department has released dates for the annual programme of  Sorting Courses for 2017.

The course offers an opportunity to learn the specifics of the sorting and auction procedures in an international atmosphere.

For further information and course dates please contact us