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 Wire Headbands & Supports – ONLINE

Milli Starr Online

Zoom. Time is suitable for students in Australia. Friday evening here; Saturday morning there. In this 3 hour mini class, students will learn how to measure and shape millinery wire to create headbands and supports for smaller millinery designs. They will create four styles ~ Headband, Figure 8, Claw and Prongs ~ and understand how to customize them to fit clients. Skill Level: […]

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.  […]

Live streaming course Buntal Boater

Louise Macdonald Room 3, 8th floor, 37 Swanston Street, Melbourne, VIC

Create a Buntal Boater without the use of blocks. When you first venture into the world of millinery, compiling a collection of good blocks happens over time. In the absence of an extensive block collection, the ability to make and create a diverse range of hat shapes is a bonus. In this three-part workshop you will […]

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 […]

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 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

Halo & Headbands – weekly (ONLINE)

Katie Vale Online

Katie Vale is excited to announce the launch of her 6 week Halo & Headband Course. This full & comprehensive course will take you through all the steps you need to know to create beautiful headbands from start to finish, even learning how to create your own block. Each course will last approximately 2 hours […]

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 […]

Blocked Veiling on a Fascinator – Online

MilliStarr Online

In this 3.5 hour workshop, you will learn how to measure, cut and sew veiling, then steam and shape it over a veiling block so that it will drape beautifully rather than droop sadly around the head. Students may work with Russian, French or English veiling. Zoom. Learn how to measure, cut and sew veiling, then steam and shape it over a […]

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

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 1 day a week Date: March 1st March 8th March 15th March 22nd Time: 9.00am - 11.30 am GMT Cost: £235 With additional pre-recorded information and video links as well as email support. For Bookings and to see the full […]

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 […]

Live streaming course Freeform Parisisal Sculpting

Louise Macdonald Room 3, 8th floor, 37 Swanston Street, Melbourne, VIC

Learn how to prepare and manipulate parisisal straw to produce contemporary organic headpieces without the use of a block. This great technique produces unique flowing pieces that free you from the confines of a hat block. At the end of the session, you will have received instructions on how to prepare, sculpt, reinforce, stiffen and […]

ONLINE – HARRIS TWEED HATS

Sally Ann Provan Online

10am - 3.30pm (with a short break for lunch) In this workshop you will make your own made-to-measure Harris Tweed beret, baker boy hat, trilby, cloche, or bucket hat with a Paisley Pattern print cotton lining, from start to finish - you can choose from a selection of Harris tweed colours for the hat, detail […]

Online Freeform Sinamay Techniques with Tracy Chaplin

Online Virtual Class

Learn how to sculpt and manipulate Sinamay to create individual and innovative designs. New Format one session a week. Date: April 7th, April 14th, April  April 28th Time: 4.15pm 6.45pm GMT (2.5hours) Price: £235 With additional pre-recorded information and video links as well as email support. For Bookings and to see the full workshop schedule […]