JOANNE EDWARDS MILLINERY WORKSHOPS
2 DAY COCKTAIL HAT WORKSHOP (1 DAY)
Dates:Saturday 20th/21st October 2018 10-4.30pm - 3 spaces available
Saturday 23rd/24th February 2019 10-4.30pm - 3 spaces available
Time: 10 – 4.30pm *All courses are of 6 hour duration
3 places available per workshop
You will learn the basic principles of couture millinery using sinamay.
You will learn how to block a button headpiece using sinamay by stretching your millinery material correctly over a wooden shape to create it's base. How to stiffen your materials, remove and wire your base.
You will learn how to invisibly stitch petersham to the hat, and securely fasten it in place using either an elastic/comb or handmade wire hairband
A variety of trimming options will be demonstrated and you can choose to incorporate sinamay twists, handmade silk flowers veiling sprays or feathers. You fabulous new handmade cocktail hat will then be ready to wear at your next Wedding or race day such as Royal Ascot!
All materials are provided – just bring a notebook and pen
You will leave with:
*Floral patterns to use/adapt for future work.
*A supplier list for all your material needs after the course
*Your finished headpiece.
Tips to remember during your course!
*Bring a notebook & pencil/pen
*During the course - take lots of photos, videos & notes to help remember processes you've learned. Together with your supplier list you'll know where to find what you need to keep practicing and making at home.
3 PLACES AVAILABLE
20th/21st October 2018 10-4.30pm
23rd/24th February 2019 10-4.30pm