The Chippendale International School Of Furniture

Arts & Crafts

Myreside Grange, Gifford, East Lothian, EH41 4JA

    The Chippendale International School of Furniture nestles at the foot of the rolling Lammermuir Hills near Haddington, with some of the finest views in Scotland. It is only 40 minutes drive from Edinburgh.

    The Chippendale International School of Furniture is the UK's leading furniture school and the only one of its kind in Scotland. Students from around the world come here to learn the art of fine furniture making, design and restoration on an intensive 9 month course from some of the UK's top experts.

    Enjoy a tour of the workshops and gallery and learn the secrets of furniture making and design. Coach parties are welcome, but please book in advance.

    The unique furniture making course includes lectures, visiting experts, learning from colleagues and field trips. It's very hands-on: students spend up to 1,400 hours doing practical benchwork on their own projects.

    • Lots of workshop space
    • A buzzing woodworking community
    • Celebrate design and creativity
    • Genuine value for money
    • A strong business and career focus
    3 Visitor Attraction
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016


    • No Smoking Permitted

    Special Requirements

    • School Groups Welcome

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Coach Parking On-site
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route

    Road Directions

    The school is 20 miles east of Edinburgh and three miles south of Haddington. It is situated on the B6369, between Haddington and Gifford, and is well signposted.

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by aeroplane: Edinburgh International Airport is 40 minutes drive from the school.


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