Millinery School -Beginner/Intermediary

£695.00

Taught by Ani Stafford-Townsend in the Bristol boutique, students will leave having:

Watched demonstrations for various extra skills

Blocked, sized, trimmed & finished 1 felt one piece hat such as a cloche or trilby.

Blocked and trimmed 1 sinemay hat with separate crown and brim.

Monday 21st – Friday 25th January 2019 

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Description

Milliners’ Guild Summer School

Beginner & Intermediary level

Taught by Ani Stafford-Townsend

 

Over 5 days, students will:

Learn about different hat styles and types

Learn about different types of felt

Learn how to work with sinemay

Learn to wire and bind an edge professionally

Learn to size the head fitting petersham

Learn to assemble a crown and brim

Learn to make a trim

 

Students will leave having:

Watched demonstrations for various extra skills

Blocked, sized, trimmed & finished 1 felt one piece hat such as a cloche or trilby.

Blocked and trimmed 1 sinemay hat with separate crown and brim.

 

Monday 21st – Friday 25th January 2019 

Basic sewing skills are required for this course. Basic materials are provided, please advise on booking if a particular colour is desired. Classes are intimate, with normally no more than 4 students.

Classes run from 10am to 4pm 1 hour lunch (not provided). Tea, coffee and biscuits available throughout the day

Accommodation is not provided.

Weather and number permitting, the Millinery School normally also included a field trip to a local millinery block maker (subject to change).

Images of students on the millinery school and items produced in Ani’s classes. Ani’s students have been placed in the top 3 winners of the Bridport Hat Festival since 2014, as well as other millinery competitions worldwide.