Vintage, Contemporary Felt or Straw Hat Making Workshops
Join me for a 1 day* workshop - 10am - 4pm
£120 for a one day workshop exclusive of materials**
Have fun blocking a beautiful hat with felt or straw to a high professional standard. This workshop is open to all levels from beginners to advanced.
This is your opportunity to delve into my wonderful collection of old and new hat blocks to create a beautifully constructed hat of your own or as a gift to a loved one, You will;
Decide on your own style by choosing from a range of styles such as 1920's cloche, trilby, fedora, bowler or even a top hat, the choice is yours!
Learn how to use millinery blocks to shape your hat
Decide on the colour of your chosen style
Be shown how to sew ribbons around the crown and the brim
Decorate your hat by adding different colour ribbon, feathers or other accessories
* Please be aware that a hat can be made in a day but you may need to do some finishing off at home.
**Material range between £40 - £70
Individual Tuition and Group Bookings
Individual tuition is available with prior arrangement at the studio in Chipping Campden or on location. If you have something specific you would like to learn or make in millinery then please get in touch to discuss options.
We also accommodate Group Bookings at the studio in Chipping Campden which would be the same price as the regular scheduled workshops.
I day Individual tuition - £160 per person (10am - 4.00pm)
plus an additional materials fee
Half day workshops are also available (10am - 1.30pm or 1pm - 4.30pm) and are £85 per person.