About the Course
Imagine going to an event this year and proud as punch wearing your fascinator, telling everyone, "I made this!"
Create your very own fascinator in this one day workshop in my home studio in Kings Heath, Birmingham.
You can learn lots of techniques using a fabulous material called sinamay, available in loads of gorgeous colours, as well as veiling, beads and wire and crinoline.
You can learn how to make:
- Bows & loops
Never sewn before? No problem! I'll be there every step of the way to instruct and guide you. Want to make a fascinator in a particular colour? No problem! Just let me know at least 7 days in advance and I can make sure you have just the colours you like.
Suitable for beginners & suitable for vegans! Booking in advance is essential.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
All materials and equipment are included plus a hat box to take your creations home with you!
About the venue: There is space for one car on the drive, and on-street parking just outside. Tea, coffee, cold drinks and biscuits will be available on the day, but you will need to bring lunch with you.
I thoroughly enjoyed my day at Warrillow Studios. In the well equipped workshop, bursting with inspiration from Rachel’s masterpieces on display, I learnt numerous techniques, which I used to create my own fascinator. Rachel was friendly and knowledgeable and I left with all the information and skills needed to continue to make my own creations at home.
Kat Hopkins - - #26574
I thoroughly enjoyed the fascinator making workshop. Rachel is a very knowledgeable, enthusiastic and patient teacher. I learnt a lot and was delighted with what I was able to achieve. I would definitely recommend.
Julie Long - - #26383
Yes, I absolutely would recommend! Rachel is a brilliant teacher who is generous with her time, is patient and clearly has a great deal of knowledge and skill to offer to students in these workshops.
My friend and I attended yesterday and had a wonderful day. It was relaxing and fun, we were made to feel very welcome and were very surprised at what we were able to achieve.
I highly recommend these workshops, if you want something fun and different to do, I loved it! 😍 Thank you Rachel x
Nicola - - #24948
We all had a great day last Saturday (7th Sept) in Leeds. Rachel, is a fantastic instructor and created a lovely cohesive, relaxing atmosphere to learn and create.
I have never worked with sinamay before, or made flowers. But on the day I was able create a finished fascinator, which I am happy to wear. I now have the confidence and information to create many more, knowing Rachel is on hand by email.
Thank you Rachel.
I would recommend this course to anyone who is interested.
mandy jackson - - #24584
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