Intermediate Headpiece Making
May
24
Jun 28

Intermediate Headpiece Making

  • Laura Kinsella Millinery

Take your millinery skills to the next level on this 6 week evening course.  Moving on from basic millinery skills this course covers a variety of new techniques including blocking and wiring.  The use of millinery materials such as straw and buckram are also practised during this programme.  A higher design focus is encouraged over the evenings with emphasis on students learning how to create unique pieces to themselves.

Materials extra - per usage basis

Wednesdays 6-9pm,
May 24th & 31st,
June 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th

Level: Intermediate
Price: €315 plus booking fee


Introduction to Millinery
May
16
Jun 20

Introduction to Millinery

  • Thirty Four

The complete beginners millinery course in a convenient 6 week block of evening classes.  Covering a variety of techniques this course is a great way to combine all basic levels of millinery skills.  Learn the essentials of sinamay, crinoline, feathers, veiling, and embellishing using blocking, hand and sewing techniques.  Guided by your tutor this course covers how to make, trim, and finish a range of headwear styles.  Reading notes to take home supplied

 

 


Tuesday 6-9pm May 16th, 23rd, 30th
June 6th, 13th, & 20th
 

Level: Beginners
Price: €315 plus booking fee
Materials extra - per usage basis

Saucer Hats (evening)
May
8
May 29

Saucer Hats (evening)

  • Laura Kinsella Millinery

A course for intermediate student who want to develop their skills further.  Learn how to create large brimmed saucer style hats.  Acquire blocking techniques to create large brimmed headpieces to compliment outfits for race meetings and weddings.  Once various blocking techniques are mastered learn wiring, trimming and finishing skills. Reading notes available to take home

Level: Beginners
Materials extra - per usage basis
Price: €245 plus booking fee

Pillbox Hat Making (Evening)
Mar
22
Apr 26

Pillbox Hat Making (Evening)

  • Laura Kinsella Millinery

Another absolute beginners course completed over 3 days.  On this course you will learn two different fabric techniques to create two styles of the pillbox hat.  Begin with learning skills in blocking, wiring, a variety of hand stitches, and finishes.  Expand your millinery fabric knowledge by working with paris net, buckram, felt and straw hoods, and assorted woven fabrics. Reading notes to take home supplied.

Wednesday 6-9,  March 22nd, 29th, April 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th

Level: Beginners
Materials extra - per usage basis
Price: €325 plus booking fee

Mar
6
Mar 8

Introduction to Millinery

  • Thirty Four

The complete beginners millinery course in a convenient 6 week block of evening classes.  Covering a variety of techniques this course is a great way to combine all basic levels of millinery skills.  Learn the essentials of sinamay, crinoline, feathers, veiling, and embellishing using blocking, hand and sewing techniques.  Guided by your tutor this course covers how to make, trim, and finish a range of headwear styles.  Reading notes to take home supplied.

Wednesday 6-9pm February 8th, 15th, 22nd, March 1st, 8th & 15th
Level: Beginners
Price: €315 plus booking fee
Materials extra - per usage basis

Pillbox Hat Making (3 day)
Nov
18
Nov 20

Pillbox Hat Making (3 day)

  • Thirty Four

Another absolute beginners course completed over 3 days.  On this course you will learn two different fabric techniques to create two styles of the pillbox hat.  Begin with learning skills in blocking, wiring, a variety of hand stitches, and finishes.  Expand your millinery fabric knowledge by working with paris net, buckram, felt and straw hoods, and assorted woven fabrics. Reading notes to take home supplied.

Level: Beginners
Materials extra - per usage basis
Price: €325 plus booking fee

Saucer Hat    (Evening)
Nov
17
Dec 8

Saucer Hat (Evening)

  • Thirty Four

A course for intermediate student who want to develop their skills further.  Learn how to create large brimmed saucer style hats.  Acquire blocking techniques to create large brimmed headpieces to compliment outfits for race meetings and weddings.  Once various blocking techniques are mastered learn wiring, trimming and finishing skills. Reading notes available to take home

Thursdays November 17th, 24th, December 1st and 8th

Level: Beginners
Materials extra - per usage basis
Price: €245 plus booking fee

Dressmaking
Jun
1
Jun 4

Dressmaking

  • Laura Kinsella Millinery

Over 6 evenings learn how to properly use a sewing machine and gain quality dressmaking skills.  Master a pattern of your choosing by learning how to read patterns, cut out, lay and pin to your fabric.  You create one garment or much more over the course. 

Level: Beginners
Tuesday 6-9pm April 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, May 3rd & 10th
Materials extra - per usage basis
Price: €200 plus booking fee

Button/Beret Cocktail Hat
Apr
23
Apr 24

Button/Beret Cocktail Hat

  • Laura Kinsella Millinery

Learn blocking basics on this excellent two-day button hat course.  Take your millinery skills to the next level by learning the process of blocking on a wooden button or beret block.  In this course learn how to block several button hats with varying fabric techniques, as well as finishes and trimmings to suit each piece.  Expand your millinery fabric knowledge by working with buckram, felt and straw hoods, and assorted woven fabrics.  Reading notes available to take home.                                                  

Level: Beginners
Materials extra - per usage basis
Price: €245 plus booking fee


Cloche Hat
Apr
9
Apr 10

Cloche Hat

  • Laura Kinsella Millinery

Expand your knowledge of felt on this novice to intermediate course.  Designing from samples learn 2 separate methods of making a cloche hat.  Achieve skills that range from blocking to pattern making, machine and hand sewing, and trimming.  Up to 3 pieces created on this 2 day workshop.  Reading notes available to take home.

Level: Beginners (sewing machine knowledge helpful but not essential)
Materials extra - per usage basis
Price: €249 plus booking fee