Tag Archives: silk flower making

Making Silk Flowers, Anne Tomlin

This two-day workshop will introduce you to the craft, and you will learn some of the techniques, including stiffening silk, bonding layers, hiding wires, blending and layering of dyes to […]

Meadow Flowers – Anne Tomlin

Whilst observing wildflowers and grasses, recreate your own mini meadow in millinery fabrics. Experiment with dyes to create colours, textures and layers, make stamens, bond silk and bind stems with […]

Camellias – Anne Tomlin

Observe and make one realistic and one stylised silk camellia using traditional flower-making tools together with Anne’s own techniques that she has developed over her long career in millinery. You […]

Silk Abaca Rose – Anne Tomlin

In this Zoom workshop, you will learn how to make all the elements of a silk abaca rose based on the David Austin rose, ‘The Lady’s Blush.’ Anne will show […]

Silk Flower Making

In-person Masterclass Silk Flower Making. You have an elegant, festive outfit but a hat or fascinator is just that bit ‘too much’? A silk flower corsage can be worn in […]

Masterclass Silk Flower Making

You have an elegant, festive outfit for St Patricks Day. But a hat or fascinator is just that bit ‘too much’? A silk flower corsage can be worn in your […]

Silk Flower Class

In this creative workhop you will elevate your flower making skills. Learn to create a French Tooled Silk Flower using traditional millinery tools during the morning session. During the afternoon […]


Learn a famous Japanese flower making technique, Somebana.  The Somebana process enables flower artists to individually design each flower, to be as realistic or original as you like. The flowers […]

Flower Artistry with Galina Kofod

Students will go through all the stages of creating flowers from silk and leather. This will include the preparation of materials, dying them, making patterns, assembling and finishing techniques. In […]

Autumn Leaves and Berries

The course aim is to learn about millinery silk flower-making from observation of leaves and berries and to interpret them using silk, leather, paper clay, and wire. You will learn […]