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June 2019

Leather Blocking Workshop

June 6 - June 8
Judith M, 104 S Detroit Street
LaGrange, IN 46761 United States
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Eia has been the headwear design and embellishment professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago for over two decades. She received her millinery certification at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City and her BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC). At FIT Eia studied couture millinery design with Janine Galimard of Balenciaga. Eia Millinery Design opened in New York City in 1990, and subsequently moved to Chicago. Radosavljevic lectures, teaches…

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Felt & Straw Blocking Workshops

June 7 - June 9
Wayne Wicherne – Seattle, 902 NW 48th
Seattle, WA United States
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Blocking Straw into a Brim

June 7 - June 8
Forme Millinery Hat Shop, 1860 Mellwood Ave. Suite #122-A
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
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Flowering Feathers

June 7
Forme Millinery Hat Shop, 1860 Mellwood Ave. Suite #122-A
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
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Making a Fascinator with Horsehair

June 8
Forme Millinery Hat Shop, 1860 Mellwood Ave. Suite #122-A
Louisville, KY 40206 United States
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Advanced Millinery Lab

June 15 - June 16
Wayne Wicherne – Seattle, 902 NW 48th
Seattle, WA United States
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July 2019

Beginning Blocking with Felt & Straw

July 5 - July 7
Jeanne Bjorn Tucson, AZ United States + Google Map
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Sectional Hat Drafting

July 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Country Clothesline, 471 Cosburn Ave
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Join our resident milliner Sheila, and take your hat making skills to the next level. Learn how to draft a sectional piece like those used in baseball cap construction. With the information provided, you will be able to make crowns for custom sized sectional hats for your family and friends (and yourself too, of course). This is a "crown only" workshop, you will not leave with a finished hat but will be able to turn out a new baseball cap…

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Felt & Straw Blocking Workshops

July 12 - July 14
Wayne Wichern (Burlingame), 1777 California Drive
Burlingame, CA 94010 United States
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It’s Sinamazing! Workshop

July 25 - July 27
Judith M, 104 S Detroit Street
LaGrange, IN 46761 United States
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What rolls, drapes, blocks and dyes? Comes in both prints and solids? And never leaves you wasting an inch? Meet Sinamay! This charming chameleon of the straw world is so much more then you see on the bolt. Layer it and the colors deepen. Insert in those layers and watch your own patterns appear. And once you start dying it you won’t be able to stop. Put on some comfy clothes and prepare to get messy. Join me for a…

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August 2019

Period Shakos and Peaked Hats – Jane Smith

August 2 - August 4
Fullerton College, 321 East Chapman
Fullerton,, CA 92832 United States
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Using buckrum as the base & a leather visor, you will be taught both traditional millinery hand sewing techniques along with modern machine work, to create a shako hat from your choice of designs. You will also learn how to create a feather plume or pompom. All of your supplies to complete the shako, trimmings & feathered plume/pompom will be included along with lunch each day. A basic sewing kit will be needed.

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Pill Box Hat Class (Beginners)

August 2 - August 3
Sheila Dozier, 6417 Symmes Lane
Huber Heights, OH 45424 United States
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This is your chance to build a pillbox hat from scratch for only $155.00 per class (cost of kit is included)! My promise is that when you leave my class you will be able to wear your hat that Sunday and show it off to your friends. The student must purchase the kit. The kit contains everything needed to complete the frame for the pillbox hat. The student must also bring ½ yd of the material of their choice as…

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Classic Fedoras & Homburgs – Jane Smith

August 5 - August 7
Fullerton College, 321 East Chapman
Fullerton,, CA 92832 United States
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This class will cover how to stiffen and hand block traditional fur felt fedoras and homburgs using open crown blocks. We will create crown “creases” and “indents” by hand along with curled brims, clean cut brim edges and grosgrain edging by both hand and machine. A variety of hat band styles will also be explored. The class includes complete supplies for two fur felt hats along with your lunch each day. A basic sewing kit will be needed.

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Felt & Straw Blocking Workshops

August 9 - August 11
Wayne Wicherne – Seattle, 902 NW 48th
Seattle, WA United States
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Carving Your Own Hat Blocks – Jane Smith

August 9 - August 11
Fullerton College, 321 East Chapman
Fullerton,, CA 92832 United States
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In this three day master class, you will learn how to design and carve both crowns and brims from a high density polystyrene block. Your brims can be two sided, able to block on both sides, or single sided, based on your designs. The class includes all of your supplies and tools for creating 5 different blocks, along with your lunch each day. Dusk masks and paper overalls will also be included to protect you and your clothing. Samples of…

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Pill Box Hat Class (Beginners)

August 9 - August 10
Sheila Dozier, 6417 Symmes Lane
Huber Heights, OH 45424 United States
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This is your chance to build a pillbox hat from scratch for only $155.00 per class (cost of kit is included)! My promise is that when you leave my class you will be able to wear your hat that Sunday and show it off to your friends. The student must purchase the kit. The kit contains everything needed to complete the frame for the pillbox hat. The student must also bring ½ yd of the material of their choice as…

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Draping Felt and Straw Hats

August 10 - August 11
Jeanne Bjorn Tucson, AZ United States + Google Map
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Advanced Millinery Lab

August 15 - August 16
Wayne Wicherne – Seattle, 902 NW 48th
Seattle, WA United States
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Pill Box Hat Class (Beginners)

August 16 - August 17
Sheila Dozier, 6417 Symmes Lane
Huber Heights, OH 45424 United States
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This is your chance to build a pillbox hat from scratch for only $155.00 per class (cost of kit is included)! My promise is that when you leave my class you will be able to wear your hat that Sunday and show it off to your friends. The student must purchase the kit. The kit contains everything needed to complete the frame for the pillbox hat. The student must also bring ½ yd of the material of their choice as…

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Pill Box Hat Class (Beginners)

August 23 - August 24
Sheila Dozier, 6417 Symmes Lane
Huber Heights, OH 45424 United States
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This is your chance to build a pillbox hat from scratch for only $155.00 per class (cost of kit is included)! My promise is that when you leave my class you will be able to wear your hat that Sunday and show it off to your friends. The student must purchase the kit. The kit contains everything needed to complete the frame for the pillbox hat. The student must also bring ½ yd of the material of their choice as…

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