Make Your Own Hat : Of course you can!
Choose to create either a felt or parasisal straw hat using time honoured traditional millinery skills.
In this class you can choose to learn to make either a CLOCHE, TRILBY, PICTURE HAT, BUCKET HAT, BOATER HAT, or FEDORA and choose blocks from the Embellish® Atelier Block Collection.
This class is jam packed with skills for both a budding Milliner and/or Hatter. Using wooden hat blocks you will learn to analyse blocks to create various stlyes and shapes of hats, learn classic blocking techniques to shape and mould your hat and learn to stiffento requiremetns,wire, and bind edges, and finish your hat with a headfit and lining. We also cover how to choose a hat to suit your face shape and body type, and the elements and principles of design for Hatmaking.
The course fee includes the materials required to make a hat. Further details will be sent upon booking for the class.