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August 2018

Everything Sinamay!

August 11, 2018 - August 12, 2018
Jane Stoddart, 12 Macleay Street
Potts Point, Sydney, NSW 2011 Australia
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Introduction to Sinamay *Great for Beginners* My classic beginners class! You will learn ALL the millinery basics, including blocking, wiring, finishing, a simple trim. Block and trim (decorate) a small hat to take home! Or attempt a bigger, more complex shape, and trim the next day! Class available 10am-4pm Saturday 11 August 2018. Cost $180 per student (or $320 for both days). Sinamay Headpieces and Trims! (suitable for beginners) Learn clever tricks and techniques for manipulating sinamay into some beautifully…

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Designing for Millinery with ANN SHOEBRIDGE!!

August 19, 2018
Jane Stoddart, 12 Macleay Street
Potts Point, Sydney, NSW 2011 Australia
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Join the uber talented and dynamic Ann Shoebridge as she shares her secrets to developing novel and original design ideas! Ann’s quirky and thoroughly modern millinery pieces are stocked by Myer and Alannah Hill and worn by the likes of Jen Hawkins! Create a special millinery design project with some unusual materials đŸ˜‰ Class available 10am-5pm Sunday 19 August 2018. Cost $220 per student.

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September 2018

Inspired by Nature: Felt and Nuno-felt Hats

September 30, 2018 - October 6, 2018
Geelong Grammar Corio, Victoria Australia + Google Map

Dawn Edwards at Geelong Fibre Forum, Geelong, VIC, Australia

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November 2018

EVERYTHING SILK ABACA!

November 24, 2018 - November 25, 2018
Jane Stoddart, 12 Macleay Street
Potts Point, Sydney, NSW 2011 Australia
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4 November. Blocked Silk Abaca Base with Sculpted Trim 25 November. Make A Silk Abaca Headpiece! Flowers Bows and Turban Wraps

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February 2019

EVERYTHING LEATHER!

February 9 - February 10
Jane Stoddart, 12 Macleay Street
Potts Point, Sydney, NSW 2011 Australia
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9 February. Blocking and Sculpting Leather 10 February. Headpiece of Leather Feathers and/or Other Wired Trims

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MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL MILLINERY CONVENTION

February 10 - February 16
MIMC Melbourne, Australia + Google Map

Melbourne International Millinery Convention The 2019 Melbourne International Millinery Convention runs from Febuary 10-16 2019. To book workshops, please register at the website.

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EVERYTHING FEATHERS!

February 16 - February 17
Jane Stoddart, 12 Macleay Street
Potts Point, Sydney, NSW 2011 Australia
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16 February. Feather Basics: Cutting, Curling, Dying, Making Trims and Mounts 17 February. Make a Feather Headpiece; Floating Feathers

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EVERYTHING FELT!

February 23 - February 24
Jane Stoddart, 12 Macleay Street
Potts Point, Sydney, NSW 2011 Australia
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Sat 23 Feb: Classic Blocked Felt Hat Sun 24 Feb: Sculpted Felt, Felt Trims and Introduction to Inset Work

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LEATHER & SUEDE FLOWERS

February 24
Galina Kofod – Gold Coast Gold Coast, Australia + Google Map

WITH GALINA KOFOD At this leather flower workshop participants will go through all the stages of the process of creating flowers from the leather. This will include preparation of materials, making patterns, dying materials, assembling and finishing techniques. Students will learn how to work with a wide range of Japanese style flower making tools. Students , depending on their progress could choose to make various roses, including old English rose, chrysanthemum, poppy, clematis, dahlia, orchid, sunflower, , peony, magnolia and…

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March 2019

EVERYTHING FELT!

March 2 - March 3
Jane Stoddart, 12 Macleay Street
Potts Point, Sydney, NSW 2011 Australia
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2 March. Classic Blocked Felt Hat 3 March. Sculpted Felt, Felt Trims and Introduction to Inset Work.

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LEATHER ROSE & FLOWERS

March 30 - March 31
Foundations at Portland, 67 Williwa St
Portland, QLD 2847 Australia
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WITH GALINA KOFOD Participants will go through all the stages of the process of creating a rose and a flower of your choice from the leather. This will include the preparation of materials, making patterns, dying materials, assembling and finishing techniques. During this class students will learn in detail how to make a beautiful realistic looking rose from leather.  In addition, students will learn how to work with a wide range of Japanese style flower making tools.  From this class you will…

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May 2019

Dior Brims from Buntal Mats

May 11
Louise Macdonald, Room 3, 8th floor, 37 Swanston Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia
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Create a structured "Dior" style brimmed hat from a buntal mat without the use of blocks. When you first venture into the world of millinery, compiling a collection of good blocks happens over time. In the absence of an extensive block collection, the ability to make and create a diverse range of hat shapes is a bonus. In this one-day workshop you will learn techniques that enable you to create a hat with structured large down turned brim without blocks,…

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Structured Hats with Buntal Mats

May 18 - May 19
Hatters Millinery Supplies, 128 Victoria Road
Rozelle, NSW 2039 Australia
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Create two different hats from buntal mats without the use of blocks. When you first venture into the world of millinery, compiling a collection of good blocks happens over time. In the absence of an extensive block collection, the ability to make and create a diverse range of hat shapes is a bonus. In this workshop you will learn techniques that enable you to create two shapes ready for trimming, giving you skills to create your own unique shapes.

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June 2019

Everything Felt!

June 1 - June 2
Jane Stoddart, 12 Macleay Street
Potts Point, Sydney, NSW 2011 Australia
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Learn essential tips and techniques on how to work with this classic millinery material. Block a one piece design on a traditional wooden hat block(s), or you can attempt a two piece design if you’re coming both days. Boaters, cloches, berets and buttons... there are many options! Choose between luxurious fur felt, or practical wool. We will look at different stiffening techniques for both. Trim with traditional petersham ribbon. All set for Autumn racing!

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Sinamay Brim Extensions

June 1 - June 2
Louise Macdonald, Room 3, 8th floor, 37 Swanston Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia
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A sinamay brim extension is a light and delicate way to extend or finish a brim. Learn this technique with Louise Macdonald to complete a parisisal straw hat with a brim. Suitable for intermediate or advanced millinery students.

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Sculpted Felt, Felt Trims and Introduction to Inset Work!

June 2
Jane Stoddart, 12 Macleay Street
Potts Point, Sydney, NSW 2011 Australia
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Discover the delights of hand forming and sculpting pliable millinery felts into creative organic designs! Discover a variety of design ideas and techniques for using your leftover felt pieces to create stunning trims. Finish with a demonstration of felt inset work, or, try yourself if time permits!

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Winter school Rockhampton

June 6 - June 9

Tutor: Waltraud Reiner, Hatmobile

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Millinery Classes Brisbane

June 11 - June 12

Tutor: Waltraud Reiner, Hatmobile

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Everything Straw Braid!

June 15 - June 16
Jane Stoddart, 12 Macleay Street
Potts Point, Sydney, NSW 2011 Australia
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Learn how to form piece and shape beautiful Swiss straw braids over a blocked base to make a hat. Create stripes, bands and sections for a stunning effect! You will love this glossy textured millinery material for your hats!

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Straw Braid Bow, Bandeau, Turban, Trims

June 16
Jane Stoddart, 12 Macleay Street
Potts Point, Sydney, NSW 2011 Australia
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Discover the delights of luscious glossy Racello braid as we weave together colours and forms to create some striking headwear! Choose between a Delpozo inspired Bow bandeau or turban or possibly a bit of both! We will experiment! Add stripes or blocks of colour!

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