Thistle Cottage Studio/Orsini~Medici Couture Millinery Workshops
North Providence, RI
Students will learn to create buckram and wire framed hats, or hand block velour, felt, or (sinamay) straw hats or fascinators, on vintage wooden hat blocks with steam, using non-toxic gelatin stiffener, and trimming and finishing techniques. We will also explore free form blocking. Choose from convenient on-demand weekend workshops, or take an expanded workshop from a four day, to a full week of an intensive millinery skills overview. Tuition is $150.00 per day, and covers a full brunch for all days. Materials fee is additional depending on the length of your stay, and the disiplines you want to learn. Space is limited to just 3 students per class, so please call ahead to reserve your space early!!! Make your own schedule!! Affordable accommodations are just 20 minutes away for out of state students. No prior sewing experience necessary. Velour or felt is recommended for beginners.
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