italian mesh jewel headdresses
LIVE ONLINE COURSE: 19TH - 20TH SEPTEMBER 2020
WOULD YOU LIKE TO BROADEN YOUR SKILLS IN MILLINERY TECHNIQUES?
LEARN HOW TO CREATE YOUR VERY OWN HEADDRESSES, FASCINATORS... TRANSFORMING THEM INTO UNIQUE JEWEL HEADPIECES FOR AN UPCOMING EVENT?
... OR PERHAPS YOU'RE PASSIONATE ABOUT HATS, FASCINATORS, HEADDRESSES AND WOULD LIKE TO START LEARNING MORE ABOUT THE ART OF MILLINERY!
WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?
The course is suitable for milliners who want to learn new techniques, beginners who want to start out in the world of millinery and for people who would like to make headdresses for an upcoming event.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
On this 2-day course you will learn how to create two exclusive headpieces with Italian mesh together with other embellishments. We will teach you how to form and shape this versatile material using different techniques; make different leaves and flowers whereby you can create different floral compositions, wire crystals with different embellishments and make beautiful designs which you will learn how to assemble onto a vine or headband with silk thread.
On the first day of the course you will learn how to make a headpiece similar to the ones in the first, third and fifth photos, and on the second day you will learn how to make a more complex hair vine similar to the one in the fourth photo.
By the end of the course you will have created two unique headpieces!
WHAT KIND OF COURSE IS IT?
This is a completely hands-on practical learning experience which focuses on the skills used to design these jewel headdresses.
WHO WILL BE TEACHING THE COURSE?
Belen Escacha and I, Geraldine Penistone have been designing high fashion, custom made headdresses since 2008 and 2012, and have trained with national and international milliners. We are both members of the Spanish Association of Milliners.
As there will be two teachers, all abilities are welcome and to ensure each student gets personalized attention the number of participants is limited to 5 students.
DO I NEED TO BUY ANY MATERIALS?
All materials, except for small pliers, glue and varnish, are included in the price and will be sent to you prior to the course.
19th - 20th September 2020
9.30 – 16.30 with 30-45 minutes for lunch.
£250 (280 euros) 2-day course.
Should you wish to book the course or for more information, please contact Geraldine via email, telephone or whatsapp.
Mobile: 00 34 609847919 (Whatsapp)
You can visit our website and social media:
Facebook: Geraldine Penistone Tocados & Pamelas
Belen: Instagram: @belen_escacha