The course will involve:

  • Learning how to create a bias brim, a technique which works well with waffle and plain sinamay and enables you to block difficult shapes as well as creating brims using less material.
  • You will create up to 2 headpieces on a blocked pillbox.

You will need:

4 metres of waffle sinamay
2 metres of complimentary colours plain sinamay
3 metres of cotton covered bendy wire to tone (can be coloured if white)
3 meters of spring wire
Small button block
complimentary petersham

You will leave with:

  • Up to 2 bias brimmed headpiece and associated trims
  • The knowledge to block a bias piece top make a brim.
  • The knowledge to create more and inspiration to use them in your designs.

To see more photos of our students work on this course, please link to the following facebook page

Course Dates

Wednesday 11th & Thursday 12th November 2020