Collection: School of Furniture

The Deka School of Furniture has been holding furniture restoration, upholstery and sewing courses since 2013 in Brisbane and Gold Coast, Australia. Run by master furniture makers Lasse and Helena Kinnunen, these series of courses provide students at various skill levels instruction in upholstery, repair, restoration and sewing, as well as one-on-one tuition in furniture design and making.

If you would like more information or would like to enrol please email us at info(at) or call Helena on 0419 021 450.

We hold our courses at our Gold Coast workshop at 2/3 Ramly Drive, Burleigh Heads, Queensland 4220.

Want to learn from the masters?

Helena and Lasse have devoted their working lives to excellence in the design and making of furniture. We regard restoration as an important social activity that promotes longevity and sustainability, as well as personal well-being. Join our lessons to learn these valuable craft skills!

Furniture restoration services

In addition to holding courses, we provide reupholstery and restoration services for timber and upholstered furniture, including antiques, mid-century and contemporary.