Fashion Entrepreneurship – VIRTUAL

Diana Cavagnaro PO Box 711836, San Diego, CA

16-week online class learning the pro and cons of running a fashion business in which you will produce a Business Plan. Perfect class if you are planning on starting a Millinery Business. This 3 unit class begins at San Diego Mesa College August 23. Register at: www.sdmesa.edu (FASH 190 & CRN# 70461)

Millinery Module: The Business Of Millinery (10 wks)

When: Thursday’s  from September 9th to November 25th 2021 (excluding break of 21st October and 28th October ) 9.30am – 12.30pm (UK Time) plus additional mentoring session per week Where:  Virtually, via Zoom Your Tutors:  Both Jenny and Marie will be co-tutoring this course, the content is based on their experience running a successful millinery […]

VIRTUAL Colour Thoery

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The course will involve: Presentation and exercises around the following concepts Understanding of The Colour Wheel How to identify Tints, Tones and Shades Understanding Colour Harmony and exercise What is Colour Context and exercise How are colours perceived and how does this affect your designs Identifying colour, cool and warm exercise Aperture Exercise Playing with […]

VIRTUAL Painted Organdie Poppy

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The course will involve: Learning the techniques involved in painting, manipulating and constructing an organdie poppy and leaves. How to form the centre buds and stamens for the poppy Level – Any You will need: Paper pattern (emailed prior to the course) 1/2 meter of white cotton organdie 22-gauge white paper covered floristry/ sugar flower wire […]

Virtual Button and Brim

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The course will involve: Learning how to block a button and brim using traditional techniques of steaming and pinning over a vast choice of wooden blocks. Practical knowledge of how to edge with wire and a bias piece and also create different brim edgings. Learning the techniques involved for sitting the button under the crown […]

Online Advanced Freeform Sinamay Masterclass

Online Tracy Chaplin

Advanced Freeform Sinamay Masterclass (for students that have previously attended the Freeform Sinamay Techniques) Date: October 18th, October 21st, October 25th. Time: 9am - 12.00pm BST  October 25th - 10am - 11.30 am Cost: £200

Millinery Flat Pattern Design – VIRTUAL

Diana Cavagnaro PO Box 711836, San Diego, CA

This online 8 week class will show you how to flat pattern a pillbox or boater hat.  The students will create a flat pattern, make a buckram frame, and then cover with fabric. This class at San Diego Mesa College begins on 10/18/2021. Registration has begun now at: www.sdmesa.edu. Questions: contact instructor at diana@dianacavagnaro.com (FASH […]

Online Freeform Parasisal Techniques

Online Virtual Class

Learn how to create Freeform Parasisal straw hat designs using modern millinery techniques. Date: October  27th - 29th October (3 sessions)  Time: 4.00pm - 7.00pm BST  Cost: £200 Skill Level: Intermediate. You will need to be able to block a crown at home. Sewing skills necessary.  

Virtual Suede / Leather Headband and Blocked Veil

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The course will involve: Learning how to cover and finish a leather headband. How to cut, block and finish a matching birdcage veil and veiling trim Level – This course is aimed at the with some level of blocking and sewing experience You will need: 1 piece of fine lightweight lamb nappa leather or suede Fabric […]

Virtual Millinery Workmanship

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

About the Tutors Jenny Roberts is one of the North’s leading milliners. Recognised for her couture brand, she has been creating beautifully crafted pieces for her clients for over 15 years.  Over the last 7 years, along with her co-tutor Marie Halewood, they have gained an international reputation for the Millinery School, teaching to the […]

Virtual Illustrating your Hats

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The course will involve: Overview of the history of illustration Overview of prolific fashion and hat illustrators and their styles Guided teaching through a workbook (sent prior to class) which covers Face Proportions, Simple Silhouettes, Feature Curves, Cut Outs, Hat Silhouettes Encouragement to try different styles of famous illustrators Time to play and create your […]

Virtual Finding and Interpreting Fashion Trends

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

This course is aimed at students wanting to: Understand and have the ability to identify trends which will enable them to Create a collection which is aligned with what fashions their clients are wearing Ensure their designs are cutting edge and up to date Enable them to show clients that their designs are directional Ability […]

Online Freeform Sinamay Techniques

Online Tracy Chaplin

Freeform Sinamay Techniques Learn how to sculpt and manipulate Sinamay on the bias to create individual and innovative hat designs without a hat block. This workshop is spread over 5 sessions of 3 hours with email support and video links. Suitable for all skill levels. Date: 15th November - 19th November ( 5 sessions ) Time: 4.00pm […]

Virtual Talking Fashion – A Century of Fashion and Hats

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

This course is aimed at: Students interested in how culture has affected fashion over the last 100 years Those wanting to deepen there background of the history of hats Those wanting to find inspiration from the past in their design The course will involve: Visual Presentation taking you through the last 100 years of Fashion […]

Virtual The Art of Feather Work: A Comprehensive Guide

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

This course is aimed at: Those wanting to learn how feathers can enhance their designs and understand how to use different methods to dye and burn feathers. The course will involve: A guide to the construction and attributes of feathers An introduction to different types of feathers and how they can be used in millinery […]