This Millinery course will teach you the skills and techniques used to block and shape straws and felt hoods to create your own individual hat design. Working with wooden blocks and other novel forms, you will learn how to improvise block building with household objects.
You will learn how to:
- Finish your hat
This millinery course is suitable for beginners and the more advanced student as the classes are small.
You will need to purchase for the first lesson materials such as strong pins with coloured heads (steel if possible), thumb tacks, a thimble, tape measure, sewing needles, thread and scissors. Accessories & trimmings may be required to finish hats according to your taste & progress in finishing the hat.
On the first lesson please bring one of the following depending on the kind of hat you wish to make:
Felt and straw (sinamay) hoods can be purchased from your tutor
NEXT COURSE – (STRAW), 6 WEEK EVENING STARTS TUESDAY 5TH NOVEMBER.
|STRAWS||6 classes||To be announced||1.30pm to 3.30pm||€380|
|FELTS||6 classes||9 Nov to 14 Dec||1.30pm to 3.30pm||€380|
|STRAW||6 classes||Tuesday 5th November 2019||7pm to 9pm||€380|
|FELT||6 classes||Tuesday 18th Feb 2020||7pm to 9pm||€380|
|STRAW||6 classes||Tuesday 5th May 2020||7pm to 9pm||€380|
|STRAWS||4 days||To be announced||10am to 1pm||€380|
|FELTS||4 days||To be announced||10am to 1pm||€380|