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Raffia HAT Making Class
April 18, 2020 - April 19, 2020
2-Day Raffia HAT Making Workshop in Zandra Rhodes Fashion & Textile Museum 10:30am to 5:00pm.
About this Event
• Techniques of dying raffia
• Plaiting raffia
• Hand sewing raffia over a wooden or polyurethane hat block (bring your own block if you prefer a certain shape)
• Finishing techniques for the inside of the hat with a Petersham Ribbon (Lining Optional)
• All materials and equipment are provided and included in the fee, although students are welcome to bring their own sewing kit if they would like to.• A half hour is given for lunch
.• The goal is to take home a finished hat
Diana Cavagnaro:This class is led by internationally known expert milliner Professor Diana Cavagnaro who has over 30 years of experience designing, making and sharing the art of millinery around the world.