Loading Events
Find Events

Past Events › UK Courses

Events List Navigation

September 2017

Upcycle Workshop

September 19
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

This is the ideal course to re-invent, re-new, and re-trim an old summer or winter hat, which could be sinamay, straw or felt and upcycle it into something really special. On this course: • You need to bring along one or more old hats which can be made of sinamay, straw or felt. Charity shops are a great source of hats if you don’t have any old hats. • You will have the option to re shape your hat either…

Find out more »

Fabulous Feathers

September 20
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

This is a perfect course for beginners or those wanting to learn how feathers can enhance your designs. On this course: • You will be given an introduction to different types of feathers which will provide you with the basis for your design including, goose, hackle, turkey, ostrich and peacock amongst others. • You will learn several ways of manipulating feathers such as cutting, curling, twisting and forming flowers. • You will arrange you feathers on a base and learn…

Find out more »

Crin and Trim

September 21
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

This is the perfect course for beginners/intermediate students or those wanting to explore the use of crinoline within their designs and trims. On this course you will learn how to; • cover a base with crinoline • manipulate crinoline into different shapes. • distress crinoline to create different looks • Create trims including, roses, strips, swirls, curls, free form shapes and bows. • Finish the inside of your hat with petersham ribbon. • Attach an appropriate head fitting • By…

Find out more »

Boho Cloche

September 23
Fashion and Textile Museum, 83 Bermondsey St
London, SE1 3XF United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Suitable for Beginners.

Find out more »

Silk Cocktail Hat

September 25 - September 26
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

This is the perfect course for those who want to expand their knowledge of millinery techniques and create headpieces using silk and other fabrics. On this course: • You will learn how to block a hat base using buckram. • You will learn how to line and cover with silk or fabric for a beautiful professional finish • Trims will be taught dependent on previous experience and the requirements of the group but they can include, handmade flowers, silk loops,…

Find out more »

Sinamay Cocktail Hat

September 27 - September 28
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

This is the perfect course for beginners or those wanting to take their sinamay skills to the next level. On this course: • You will learn how to block a small button hat using the traditional method of hand blocking with pins and steam. • You will learn how to finish the inside of your hat with petersham ribbon. • You will create samples of trims including sinamay lilies, roses, leaves, bias strips, swirls, curls, free form shapes and bows. • You will learn…

Find out more »

Oversized Silk Rose

September 29
PresentPerfect Creations, Stamford, Lincolnshire United Kingdom + Google Map

Level: Intermediate*** What you’ll learn in this workshop: ❀ painting silk and velvet with silk dyes ❀ backing petals and leaves with thin silk ❀ shaping petals, leaves and the calyx with millinery tools ❀ assembling the oversized rose through all the stages from the rose heart to attaching the calyx ❀ finishing the rose with a headband Price £110 pp including all the materials, the use of tools, tea/coffee and a light lunch Book at https://presentperfectcreations.com/product/oversized-silk-rose-hairpiece-workshops/ ***PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS DESIGN REQUIRES SOME PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE IN FLOWER MAKING. IF YOU…

Find out more »

Ask Atelier

September 30
All Saints Marleybone, Margaret St
London, W1W 8JG United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Ask Atelier is a new course where you can drop in with your problem projects and we help trouble shoot them. All levels.

Find out more »

Felt Trilby Hat

September 30
All Saints Marleybone, Margaret St
London, W1W 8JG United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Suitable for beginners.

Find out more »
October 2017

Introduction to Millinery (2 days)

October 2 - October 3
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Wool Felt Cocktail Hat

October 4 - October 5
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

This is the perfect course for those who want to take their skills to the next level and work with felt. On this course: • You will learn how to block a small felt hat using the traditional method of hand blocking with pins and steam. • You will then learn how to line the inside with a petersham edging . • We will show you various trimming techniques; feathers, felt flowers, crinoline, bias strips, felt leaves, quills, felt or…

Find out more »

Crown & Brim Hat

October 7 - October 8
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

This is the perfect course for those who want to learn the couture techniques involved in creating a sinamay crown and brim hat On this course: • You will learn how to block the crown and brim using traditional techniques of steaming and pinning over a vast choice of wooden blocks. • You will learn how to edge with wire and a bias piece and create different crown edgings. • You will learn how to size your hat. • You will create samples…

Find out more »

Introduction to Flowers (2 days)

October 9 - October 10
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Vintage Headpiece

October 11 - October 12
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

This is a unique course for brides and bridal designers focusing on creating a vintage inspired bridal headpiece but the skills could also be transferred to non bridal headpieces using a different choice of coloured silks On this course: •You will learn how to create a small base for you vintage inspired bridal headpiece. •We will show you how to cover your base with silk for a professional finish. •Using a variety of beads you will learn how to embellish your headpiece. •You…

Find out more »

2 day Fabric Covered Hat

October 13 - October 14
Judy Bentinck, Studio E2Q, Cockpit Arts, Northington Street
London, WC1N 2NP United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Felt Wide Brim Hat

October 14
All Saints Marleybone, Margaret St
London, W1W 8JG United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Suitable for beginners.

Find out more »

Open Blocking

October 14
All Saints Marleybone, Margaret St
London, W1W 8JG United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Experienced.

Find out more »

Open Blocking

October 14
All Saints Marleybone, Margaret St
London, W1W 8JG United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Advanced.

Find out more »
$10

Meet the Blockmaker

October 14
All Saints Marleybone, Margaret St
London, W1W 8JG United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An opportunity to meet master blockmaker Owen Morse-Brown. Owen will give a short talk about his craft and then attendees will have the opportunity to browse a selection of Guy Morse-Brown Hat blocks for sale with a 10% discount on the day.  Book one of three time slots. You will also receive a goody bag on the day containing: 1 x box of Guy Morse-Brown blocking pins 1 x vintage millinery inspired greetings card 1 x voucher for 15% off…

Find out more »

Parisisal Explored

October 16 - October 17
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

This is the perfect course for those who want to explore working with Parisisal straw. On this course: • You will learn how to block Parisisal using traditional techniques of steaming and pinning over a vast choice of wooden blocks. • You will then learn how to line the inside with a petersham edging . • We will show you various Parisisal trimming techniques including loops, swirls, curls and how to hand roll the edges of your Parisisal. • We will look at…

Find out more »
+ Export Events