Date: Please contact me to discuss the date before booking.
Duration: 9:30 -- 18:30 , 3 days
45 min lunch break.
What will you learn:
This course is for people want to learn making hat professionally with couture finish, bespoke course according to the customers requests of type of hats, materials and trimmings. For example you can choose to learn hats and fascinators in different materials, and learn trimmings like flower making or feather skills.
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Start with introduction of hat making basics, sharing my time-tested millinery techniques, I will help you to design and create a hat from scratch, you will learn cutting, stiffening, hand blocking, trimming and finishing the hat in couture millinery standard.
It require advanced sewing and craft experience, also require some upper body strength to be able to block the felt on the block, with my help you will be surprised how much you can achieve in this session.
Premium fur felt base, or sinamay or straw base, selection of trimmings based on customer requests, material availabilities and within the price range.
Making 2-4 professional hats with hand made trimmings depends on student’s experience level and speed.
Drinks and snacks:
English Tea: Assam, Earl's Grey or Green Tea An assortment of cakes
1. Leytonstone, E11 4AU, East London. just 2min walk from Central Line Leytonstone Station. full address will be notified in confirmation email.
2. Your residence (female customers within London only). I will bring the blocks, materials and tools need to your home to teach. this service will charge higher for the traveling time and costs. Please email me for details check for the health and safety before booking the class.
All guests must be at least 18 years old and children can’t come along due to health and safety.
Dates, booking and colour theme of materials please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for quote.