A selection of short “Introduction to Millinery” classes will be held at Wendy Scully Millinery. (260 Collins St, Melbourne CBD)
The cost of each workshop is $110 per person, with a base set of materials included.
Bookings for workshops are available through the ‘trybooking‘
Workshops are held from 10 am-12.30 pm, level 1, 260 Collins St, Melbourne.
Private/ friends groups classes are possible at other times. Please contact Wendy directly
a) Introduction to Hat Blocking (level 1) will involve learning to block a small button block using sinamay. Students will be introduced to how to block, wire and finish the small base. Students must be able to hand sew. This workshop is 2.5 hours and includes all materials. Workshop code: 010 Dates: 8th Feb, 4th/7th March, 8th April http://trybooking.com/BIAUO
b) Introduction to Hat Blocking (level 2) will introduce students to using the vintage style blocking material of espartrie. The small block will be blocked. It will be finished with a silk fabric. Students must be able to hand sew. Students need to have completed workshop (a) to complete this more advanced workshop. This workshop takes 2.5 hours, and includes all materials. Workshop code: 020 Dates: 12th/15th Feb, 11th/14th March, 15th April https://www.trybooking.com/BIAVF
c) Introduction to Feather Flowers – this workshop introduces the process of feather flower making. Two different flowers are created making the maximum use of a feather. This workshop takes 2.5 hours. All materials are included. Workshop code 030 Dates: 19th/22nd Feb, 18th/21st March, 18th April https://www.trybooking.com/BIISQ
c) Introduction to Simple Silk Flowers – this workshop introduces the process of free form silk flowers. The technique will create a beautiful open style flower with stamens and leaves. Students need to be able to hand sew. This workshop takes 2.5 hours. All materials are included. Workshop code 040 Dates: 26th/29th Feb, 25th/28th March, 22nd April https://www.trybooking.com/BIISW