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Silk English Rose – Japanese Technique

WITH GALINA KOFOD In this workshop students will learn a famous Japanese flower making technique known as Somebana. The flowers make using this technique look much more realistic than flowers made with the traditional French flower making technique. Participants will go through all the stages of the process of creating flowers from the silk. This […]

Creating a leather flower of your own design

WITH GALINA KOFOD Participants will go through all the stages of the process of creating flowers from the leather. This will include the preparation of materials, making patterns, assembling and finishing techniques. Students will learn how to work with a wide range of Japanese style flower making tools. The students will learn in detail how […]

Pillbox Perfection with Dillon Wallwork

In this workshop students will learn the complex technique of blocking, covering with fabric and forming an insert of a contrast panel. Create a stylish bow to trim, plus learn the professional skill of how to secure the hat to the head. This class is NOT for beginners. Students need hand sewing skills, experience in […]

MAOR ZABAR: “SURREALIST AND ARCHITECTURAL HATS”

MasterClass: “Surrealist and Architectural Hats” Course duration: 2 days = 12 hours (6 hours per day) • Course description: The students will learn how to make a three dimensional, angular hat out of special card board covered with fabric. They will start by free forming the hat, later create a pattern and hand stitch the […]

MAOR ZABAR: “SCULPTING WITH SILK”

MasterClass “Sculpting with Silk” –  Inspired in the collection “Carnivorous Plants” Course Duration: 2 days = 16 hours • Course description: In this hands on class you will explore the world of wild silk (Dupioni) and create a beautifully sculpted headpiece inspired by the pitcher plant. Discover the endless possibilities of working with wild silk […]

True Couture with Anya Caliendo

The Course will include a brief introduction of the true definition of Couture Millinery as well as creation of the unique hat designed and constructed to the highest standard of Couture Millinery. Signature to Anya Caliendo, the hat will include multiple extremely rare techniques that can not be obtained anywhere else. While some the techniques […]

True Couture with Anya Caliendo

The Course will include a brief introduction of the true definition of Couture Millinery as well as creation of the unique hat designed and constructed to the highest standard of Couture Millinery. Signature to Anya Caliendo, the hat will include multiple extremely rare techniques that can not be obtained anywhere else. While some the techniques […]

PLEATING WITH PASSION

Tutor: Eugenie Van Oirschot In the past few years I have developed many special techniques and one of them is to use straw braid as the foundation for pleated hats and hat pieces. During the workshop I invite you to discover my secrets of this wonderful pleating technique. You will create a hat piece during this […]

EUGENIE VAN OIRSCHOT – RHYTHMIC MOVEMENTS

One of my the techniques I love to work with, is using sinamay not only as a blocking material, but as the foundation for intricately flat pattern hats. During this workshop I will invite you on a journey to explore this wonderful technique. I will guide you during the process of experimenting, drawing of a […]

Leather & Feathers with Ian Bennett

Leather  Have you ever wanted to make a dramatic leather piece? To turn heads with sleek lines and dramatic plumes?  The aim of the course is to make you familiar with leather and enjoy how it moves and to get the most from this durable, versatile material. I will show you how to block a […]