Course Provider: Sharon Morgan Millinery
Contact Name: Sharon Morgan
Telephone: 07580 784 457
Plymouth Arts Centre
38 Looe Street
Course Length: 1 day
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Millinery Workshop weekend / Hat Making for beginners
Winter is here - So why not join us for this one day course that offers an all round taster of starting and finishing a winter felt hat made using traditional millinery techniques.
Your workshop will focus on:
The basic principles of millinery
Fitting to your measurements
Blocking the hats over wooden blocks
Working with steam, hand moulding
Finishing and trimming
This course is suitable for beginners but you must have sewing skills.
All of the materials for this workshop will be provided with a wide range of colours, trimmings and notions for you to choose from. Classes are kept small with a relaxed atmosphere.
Notes and a welcome pack will be sent out to you with all the information you wil need for your creative weekend.
The course starts promptly at 10am however please give 15 minutes to arrive, get a tea or a coffee and get yourself started.
At the end of the course you will be presented with a certificate and take home your finished hat, tissue wrapped in its own hat box.
The venue is accessible by local transport. Nearby parking is available. Information regarding transport & parking will be supplied in your information pack. You will be supplied with a pass for your workshop in the registration pack. Please bring this with you on the day. Tickets are non refundable, however we are able to transfer your workshop to another date if you contact us at least a week before the workshop start date.
What's included in the price?
All materials will be provide for the workshop however you are invited to bring beads, feathers, flowers or any other items to embellish your milinery creation. This workshop is suitable for 16+ years.