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January 2019

Wool Felt Pillbox Hat (2 days)

January 30, 2019 - January 31, 2019
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
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£195 (inc all materials) – Level: Intermediate

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February 2019

Introduction to Millinery – weekly

February 3, 2019 @ 8:00 am - March 3, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
London College of Fashion, 20 John Prince's Street
London, W1G 0BJ United Kingdom
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Sundays, over 5 weeks £595 On this beginners millinery course we'll introduce you to the technical skills for blocking and shaping straw and felt hats. We'll show you professional techniques and help you develop the correct manipulative skills, while learning how to use a range of specialist traditional equipment. You'll learn a range of decorative techniques and methods of professionally finishing hats, as well as measuring the head and fitting a hat. You will be encouraged to develop your design…

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Advanced Crown & Brim Hat Blocking

February 5, 2019 - February 6, 2019
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
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Advanced Crown & Brim Hat Blocking This course is aimed at: Those who want to learn the couture techniques involved in creating a sinamay crown and brim hat. The course will involve: Learning how to block a crown 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 how to size your hat. Creating samples…

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Bias, Split and Veiling Brim Techniques

February 7, 2019 - February 8, 2019
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
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Bias, Split and Veiling Brim Techniques This course is aimed at: Those wanting to explore different brim techniques. This is an advanced course and students need to have completed the crown and brim techniques course. The course will involve: Learning how to create a bias brim, a technique which works well with waffle and plain sinamay and enables you to block difficult shapes as well as creating brims using less material. Learning how to create a moon cut brim where…

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EVERYTHING LEATHER!

February 9, 2019 - February 10, 2019
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, 2019 - February 16, 2019
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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Silk Orchid

February 10, 2019 - February 13, 2019
West Dean College West Dean, PO18 0QZ United Kingdom + Google Map

Tutor: Anne Tomlin Learn how to make couture millinery orchids using different types of silk. Learn about the construction of an orchid through observation and drawing. Each process will be demonstrated with samples. The aim of this course is to introduce students to the art of millinery silk flower making using a mixture of traditional French and Japanese somebana heated tools. You will gain skills that you can use after the course has ended to explore the craft and find your own personal…

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Sinamay Pillbox Hat

February 12, 2019 - February 13, 2019
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
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Beginners Millinery/Sinamay Pillbox Hat (2 days)  £195 inc all materials This course is aimed at: Beginners who want to learn the art of blocking and trimming cocktails hats. The course will involve: A comprehensive overview of millinery materials, techniques and styles. Practical application of blocking a pillbox percher on a wooden block. A series of sinamay trims will then be demonstrated and practiced including bows, fans, bias loops, veils, ruches, roses, lilies and free form shapes. Time spent exploring techniques…

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Crinoline Techniques (1 day)

February 14, 2019
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
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£100 (inc all materials) – Level: All

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Advanced Open Blocking

February 15, 2019
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
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Advanced Open Blocking This course is aimed at: Advanced students who would like to spend time in the studio exploring the 100’s of blocks and creating designs of their own. The course will involve: Use of the following facilities during the workshop Use of over 150 blocks Use of French Flower tools and presses. Use of 5 steam blocking and ironing stations Use of feather cutting and shaping utensils Extensive range of millinery tools. Access to our collection of hats…

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HOW TO MAKE A FASCINATOR FROM WIRED RIBBON

February 16, 2019
Morley college, 61 Westminster Bridge Road
London, SE1 7HT United Kingdom
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What you will learn On this 1 day course you will learn how to attach a felt base to a hair band. You will then use wired ribbon to make a sculptural fascinator .You may then choose to top this off with a bird cage veil for added glamour. By the end of the course you will be able to To wire ribbon to give it structure for creating sculptural trims To use ribbon to create a variety of trims,…

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EVERYTHING FEATHERS!

February 16, 2019 - February 17, 2019
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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Vintage Style Headpiece (2 day)

February 18, 2019 - February 19, 2019
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
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£195 (inc all materials) – Level: All

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Vintage Style Headpiece

February 18, 2019 - February 19, 2019
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
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Vintage Style Headpiece (2 day) £195 inc all materials This course is aimed at: Those who are interested in vintage inspired materials. Also those who want to incorporate lace, veiling and beadwork onto their designs to give a vintage or bridal inspired feel. The course will involve: Creating a free form base from buckram and foundation fabrics. Covering the foundation in your choice of silk/fabric/lace. Wiring guipure lace to incorporate onto your headpiece. Using a variety of beads you will…

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Millinery Taster

February 20, 2019
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
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(1 day)  £100 (inc all materials) – Level: Beginners

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Silk Daisy Chain

February 25, 2019
West Dean College West Dean, PO18 0QZ United Kingdom + Google Map

Tutor: Anne Tomlin The aim of this course is to introduce students to the art of millinery silk flower making using a mixture of traditional French and Japanese somebana heated tools. You will gain skills that you can use after the course has ended to explore the craft further and find your own personal way of creating flowers. The course is suitable for all levels and all that is required is a good basic knowledge of sewing and some patience to make this…

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March 2019

VINTAGE HATS & HEADPIECES

March 2, 2019 - March 9, 2019
Morley college, 61 Westminster Bridge Road
London, SE1 7HT United Kingdom
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2 & 9 March What you will learn Taking Inspiration from the first part of the 1900s, you will learn how make a hat or a headpiece inspired by the glamour and elegance of the 1920s (think ‘The Great Gatsby, Party Scene’). Or, you could opt for a more tailored look like a jaunty 1940s percher hat (think Elsa Schiaparelli).This course is suitable for beginners and those with some experience. By the end of the course you will be able…

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EVERYTHING FELT!

March 2, 2019 - March 3, 2019
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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Fur Felt Winter Trilby

March 5, 2019
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
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Fur Felt Winter Fedora  (1 day) £130 inc all materials This course is aimed at: Students of any skill level who want to create a unique wearable Fedora hat for winter The course will involve: Choice of black, grey, navy or tan fur felt Exploration of different trims you can use on Fedora’s. With tuition you will block your fur felt hood to your desired head size and shape. Creation of a feather trim or a petersham trim to adorn…

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Parisisal Straw Explored

March 6, 2019 - March 7, 2019
Jenny Roberts Millinery, Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
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Parisisal Straw Explored (2 day) £225 inc all materials This course is aimed at: Those who want to explore working with Parisisal straw and experiment with the many possibilities it brings. Previous experience of blocking sinamay is needed. The course will involve: Learning how to block Parisisal and its foundation materials using traditional techniques of steaming and pinning over a vast choice of wooden blocks. A tutorial in how to create a Parisisal brim. Learning how to wire and line…

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