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Advanced Silk Rose
August 22, 2018
Along with the range of photo and video tutorials PresentPerfect Creations offer an opportunity to book flower making classes with Svetlana Faulkner, the designer/maker behind PresentPerfect Creations.
Workshops are delivered in small groups of up to 3 students at a time. If desired, the silk English rose can be made into a hat trim or a fascinator on the day.
Flower making classes take place in the picturesque English town of Stamford (http://www.visitstamford.com), where Svetlana lives and creates her flower pieces. If you need more information on how to get to the venue please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
What you’ll learn in this workshop:
❀ painting a variety of fabrics with silk dyes
❀ backing petlas and leaves with thin silk or lame fabrics
❀ shaping petals, leaves and the calyx with millinery tools
❀ assembling the silk rose through all the stages from the rose heart to attaching the calyx
❀ finishing the rose with a comb or otherwise if desired
Price includes all the required materials and supplies as well as tea/coffee and a light lunch.
Millinery tools are available for students to use, but you are encouraged to bring your own flower iron and a set of tools if you have them.
The workshop runs from 10 am till 5-6 pm depending on the complexity of the design and the progress on the students.
***PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS DESIGN REQUIRES SOME PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE IN FLOWER MAKING. IF YOU HAVE NEVER MADE ANY SILK MILLINERY FLOWERS BEFORE CONSIDER ATTENDING A CLASS ON A SIMPLER FLOWER FIRST