Millinery Module: The Business Of Millinery (10 wks)

When: The day of the week is yet to be confirmed Week 1  – Wk commencing 10th January 2022 Break  – 21st February 2022 Week 10 – Wk Commencing 21st March 2022 9.30am – 12.30pm (UK Time) plus an additional mentoring session per week Where:  Virtually, via Zoom   Your Tutors:  Both Jenny and Marie will be […]

Online Freeform Sinamay Techniques with Tracy Chaplin

Online Virtual Class

Learn how to sculpt and manipulate Sinamay to create individual and innovative designs. Spread over 5 sessions of 3 hours with email support and video links. Date: 17th January  - 21st January  ( 5 sessions ) Time: 10.00am  - 1.00pm GMT Cost: £165 promotional price - until December 10 2021 For Bookings and to see […]

Virtual Suede / Leather Headband and Blocked Veil

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The course will involve: Learning how to cover and finish a leather headband. How to cut, block and finish a matching birdcage veil and veiling trim Level – This course is aimed at the with some level of blocking and sewing experience You will need: 1 piece of fine lightweight lamb nappa leather or suede Fabric […]

Virtual Silk Abaca Turban Headband

Jenny Roberts Millinery Cold Bath Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

The course will involve: Learning how to edge silk abaca Learning how to put together a frame and foundation in abaca Learning how to fold, gathering and wave the abaca Learning how to edge the abaca Creating a headband using the draping qualities of silk abaca Students are encouraged to use their imagination to create […]

Virtual Buntal Mats Techniques Workshop – 1/2 Day

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those wanting to explore this innovative material and push the boundaries of its capabilities to create a truly unique design. The course will involve: Information on buntal mats and their uses How to prepare your buntal matt for use Learning how to form a buntal […]

Millinery Masterclass – Italian Mesh Headdresses

Geraldine Penistone Online

What is Italian Mesh? Italian mesh is a wire mesh ribbon enameled in different colours,  which can be stretched, shaped and twisted to make embellishments for headdresses, to decorate handbags, dresses… This is a 2-day online course, 14 hours in total, where you will learn different techniques on how to form and shape Italian Mesh to […]

Virtual Beaded Hair Vine – 1/2 Day

Online Virtual Class

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This hands-on workshop uncovers the mystery of ‘Beaded Hair Vines’ About the Workshop This course is aimed at those wanting to learn how to use beads and wire to make a beaded hair vine. 3.5 hr virtual session while you are at home These workshops will be limited to 10 […]

Virtual: Crin -veils, flowers, fireworks, loops and distressed techniques

Online Virtual Class

Online Class with Jenny Roberts Virtual Introduction to Crin -veils, flowers, fireworks, loops and distressed techniques. This hands-on workshop uncovers the mystery of ‘Crin’. bout the Tutors Jenny Roberts is one of the North’s leading milliners. Recognised for her couture brand, she has been creating beautifully crafted pieces for her clients for over 15 years.  […]

Virtual: Advanced Beading Techniques – 1/2 day

Online Virtual Class

This hands-on workshop takes you through step by step how to create all the elements in this beautiful beaded comb. It is advised to complete the beaded hair vine course if you don’t have any prior experience of beading with wire. About the Workshop This course is aimed at those wanting to learn how to […]

Virtual Silk Abaca Chrysanthemum – 1/2 Day

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those who want to expand their flower making skills.  This course is suitable for all levels The course will involve: How to manipulate the silk into petals How to put petals together to form the flowers and create the centre of the flower

Virtual Feather Spiral – 1/2 day

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those wanting to build on their feather work to create a stunning trim The course will involve: Learning how to create a feather spiral How to cut feathers in different ways How to create the Feather mount using 2 different techniques Learning how to sew the […]

Virtual Silk Peony

Tutor: Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those who want to expand their flower making skills.  This course is suitable for all levels The course will involve: How to manipulate the silk into petals How to put petals together to form the flowers and create the centre of the flower

Painted Silk Abaca lilies – 1/2 day

Tutor: Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those wanting to explore flower painting and flower creating with silk abaca and learn how to create different delicate stamens The course will involve: Following the pattern provided to cut the abaca to leverage the grain of the fabric Learning how to paint the petals to give […]

Virtual Parisisal Straw Explored – 2 Day

Online Virtual Class

Online Class with Jenny Roberts This course is aimed at: Those who want to explore working with Parasisal straw and experiment with the many possibilities it brings. Previous experience of blocking sinamay is needed and experience of sewing.  NB – if students are joining us from Aus/NZ time zones it is possible to leave the course […]