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Virtual Illustrating your Hats

November 9, 2021

The course will involve:

  • Overview of the history of illustration
  • Overview of prolific fashion and hat illustrators and their styles
  • Guided teaching through a workbook (sent prior to class) which covers Face Proportions, Simple Silhouettes, Feature Curves, Cut Outs, Hat Silhouettes
  • Encouragement to try different styles of famous illustrators
  • Time to play and create your own signature style from what you have learned
  • Information on further illustration resources

Skill Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced Required  – Any level


Student Supplies (Minus sewing kit):

  • Fine tip drawing pens
  • Scissors
  • Pens and pencils
  • Glue (glue stick)
  • Cutting mat (not essential you could use scissors)
  • Scalpel or rotary cutter (not essential you could use scissors)
  • Felt tips (optional)
  • Crayons (optional)
  • Tracing paper
  • Watercolours
  • Fine and medium paint brush

Prep work

  • No prep work

Required Classroom Amenities (sink, sewing machine, etc):

  • Access to a colour printer

Course outcomes:

You will leave with:

  • The confidence to continue to draw hats and form your illustrative style
  • A workbook full of experimentation and guidance



Jenny Roberts Millinery
Cold Bath Place
Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG2 0PQ United Kingdom
01423 816511
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Jenny Roberts Millinery
01423 816511
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