Due to Covid-19, our hours of business and operations may be affected beyond our control. The workshop is open strictly by appointment only, and with Covid-safe practices. Masks must be worn at all times. Sanitiser is available for use. Please do not enter our workshop. We ask for your understanding and co-operation through these difficult times and wish all of our customers well.

Canvas Barn Marine Trimming offers consultation, education and training to individuals, groups, clubs and enthusiasts keen to up-skill, learn more about the design and fabrication process, right through to running a marine trimming business.

Patterning processes and training

Training in full swing

Would you like individual attention to improve your fabrication techniques? Does your club want a guest speaker to let club members know what cover options are out there, and how to best look after them? We offer industry consultation to the trade, and boating enthusiasts right around Australia, and throughout the world. We run intensive training courses for experienced trimmers throughout the world.

Aaron is a key member of the Marine Fabricators Division of the Specialised Textiles Association of Australia, and regularly runs training workshops in various locations around Australia and the world. He provides one-on-one video conferencing with participants around the world who are keen to focus on a particular aspect of the trade. He provides product analysis and testing along with educational videos to textile manufacturers about their products, how they perform, utilise correctly and where to head for future textile development.

Consulting Opportunities for the Industry include       


Hands-on workshops designed to meet the needs of the individual or group


On-site consultive meetings in Marine professional workshops.


Webinars, either individual, or group


Video conferencing and feedback to individuals, textile manufacturers and suppliers


Workshop setup for efficiency

We are also able to act as a speaker to groups in clubs and colleges , as well as providing on-site consultative meetings with boat owners prior to purchase of a vessel. So if you have a need for mentoring or training please contact us.