Full Day Workshop
Learn how to create beautiful professional looking Sinamay fascinators with little or no previous experience. You will create and keep two sinamay fascinators using simple millinery techniques. Learn step-by-step how to design your fascinator, discover what tools and materials are required and the techniques for professionally finishing off your fascinator. This is a great beginner workshop for learning to make fascinators and sinamay is one of the easiest millinery materials to start out with and the most commonly used one in the world of hat making! Our Tutor has trained several top Irish Milliners and we pride ourselves on turning even the least creative person into a milliner for the day!
What will I learn?
1. What tools are required and how to use them safely
2. All the fundamental techniques to make sinamay fascinators including how to cut sinamay patterns to make fascinator bases, cutting, edging and shaping sinamay and various techniques for making your fascinators
3. How to finish your fascinators and create a professional look
4. How to incorporate other millinery materials such as feathers to embellish and trim your fascinators
How much will it cost?
Our Sinamay Fascinator course is just €130 for our full day workshop (materials extra - per usage basis). This workshop will run at The Constant Knitter, 88 Francis Street, Dublin 8.
Dates: June 10th, August 13th, September 30th or November 25th, 2017.
Time: 10.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m. with an hour for lunch.