Furniture Decoration with Wicker

A course by Jucá Mobília , Brand Specialized in Furniture Design

Brand Specialized in Furniture Design. São Paulo, Brazil.
Joined April 2020

Learn to use wicker to create original decorative pieces combining wood and plant fibers

  • 88% positive reviews (16)
  • 1030 students
  • Audio: Portuguese
  • Portuguese, Spanish, English, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Learn to use wicker to create original decorative pieces combining wood and plant fibers

A course by Jucá Mobília

Creating decorative objects using wood and wicker is one of the specialties of Jucá Mobília, a brand dedicated to furniture design with a story to tell. Join Carmen Mendonça and Milena Chuba and discover how to make a characterful piece with your own two hands.

In this online course, learn all the steps for applying wicker designs to decorative objects and furniture. Explore the versatility of these two traditional materials to create exclusive, timeless pieces following the guidance of your teachers.

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What will you learn in this online course?

16 lessons & 30 downloads

  • 88% positive reviews (16)
  • 1030 students
  • 16 lessons (1h 43m)
  • 30 additional resources (8 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: Portuguese
  • Portuguese, Spanish, English, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

Make a decorative object or piece of furniture combining woodwork and wicker techniques.

Who is this online course for?

Anyone who loves creating with their hands and wants to learn to apply wicker designs to different objects.

Requirements and materials

No previous furniture-decoration experience is necessary for this course.

You do need a few things like wood (plywood or MDF), wicker, and carpentry tools as well as safety materials.


Reviews

1030 Students
16 Reviews
88% Positive ratings
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Jucá Mobília

A course by Jucá Mobília

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Brand Specialized in Furniture Design

Furniture design brand Jucá Mobília was born when architects Carmen Mendonça and Milena Chuba joined forces to begin a new journey together, venturing into the world of carpentry and furniture design with a more relatable approach. Passionate about manual work, the duo creates furnishings that tell stories using timeless materials and techniques.

Their pieces have been part of various national and international events including Milan Design Week, Mercado Arte Design, and Feira Paralela, to name just a few.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Us
    • Our biggest influences
  • U2

    Preparation and materials

    • Straw: history and composition
    • Composition: combining straw and wood
    • Materials, tools and accessories
    • Mood board and sketch
    • Dimensions and proportions
    • Workspace safety and preparation tips
  • U3

    Project execution

    • Marks
    • Assembly
    • Milling
    • Finish: sandpaper and oil
    • Straw application
    • Finishing with rattan ribbon
  • U4

    Final tips

    • Small design variations
    • Maintenance and conservation
  • FP

    Final project

    • Furniture Decoration with Wicker

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    Enjoy learning from home without a set schedule and with an easy-to-follow method. You set your own pace.

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    Learn valuable methods and techniques explained by top experts in the creative sector.

  • Meet expert teachers

    Each expert teaches what they do best, with clear guidelines, true passion, and professional insight in every lesson.

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    Ask questions, request feedback, or offer solutions. Share your learning experience with other students in the community who are as passionate about creativity as you are.

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Domestika's courses are online classes that provide you with the tools and skills you need to complete a specific project. Every step of the project combines video lessons with complementary instructional material, so you can learn by doing. Domestika's courses also allow you to share your own projects with the teacher and with other students, creating a dynamic course community.

All courses are 100% online, so once they're published, courses start and finish whenever you want. You set the pace of the class. You can go back to review what interests you most and skip what you already know, ask questions, answer questions, share your projects, and more.

The courses are divided into different units. Each one includes lessons, informational text, tasks, and practice exercises to help you carry out your project step by step, with additional complementary resources and downloads. You'll also have access to an exclusive forum where you can interact with the teacher and with other students, as well as share your work and your course project, creating a community around the course.

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Furniture Decoration with Wicker. Craft course by Jucá Mobília

Furniture Decoration with Wicker

A course by Jucá Mobília
Brand Specialized in Furniture Design. São Paulo, Brazil.
Joined April 2020
  • 88% positive reviews (16)
  • 1030 students