Justine

Learn the art of hat making with Yorkshire Milliner Justine Bradley-Hill.

Justine has over 30 years design experience and 14 years millinery practise; a highly qualified teacher offering bespoke one-one millinery tuition. Justine provides millinery tuition to suit recreational, vocational and educational needs. She herself has gained a BSc (Hons) Degree in Textiles as well as the City and Guilds Level 2, Level 3 in Creative Arts specialising in Millinery and HNC in Millinery from Leeds College of Art.

I have been a guest tutor for London Hat Week, Parkin Fabrics, Hat Blocks Direct, Artipistolis Spain, The Creative Workshops and Hatwalk Ireland.

 

13 SESSION MONTHLY CLASS TO COVER ALL THE MILLINERY BASICS 

Classes will start September running the first Tuesday ( day is not set in stone as yet) of the month with a break in December and Finishing in August (the 3 extra to be arranged during the year). Cost £1500 plus Materials. A deposit of £200 required to secure place). A maximum of two students

Payment plan -£500 in August and then 4 monthly payments £200 starting in October.

The year will introduce you to the basics of millinery covering

  • Straw
  • Sinamay
  • Felt
  • Structured fabric hats
  • Feathers
  • Silk flower making
  • Trims
  • Head fittings, Alice bands and prongs
  • Fascinators

Plus loads more -The advantage of a course with a working milliner high end couture milliner see what goes on behind the scenes!

 

13 SESSION MONTHLY CLASS FOR MILLINERS WHO WANT TO ADVANCE THEIR SKILLS TO A COUTURE LEVEL. 

Classes will start September running the first  Wednesday  (day not set in stone) of the month with a break in December and Finishing in August (the 3 extra to be arranged during the year). Cost £2000 plus Materials. (A deposit of £300 required to secure place). A maximum of two students.

The Year will be focus on the individual student and the gaps in their training. Students will also cover many of my master class techniques. Two 45 min skype sessions are also included in-between each class (if you live locally you can drop in and do this face to face).

Payment plan -£700 in August and then 5 monthly payments £200 starting in October. FULL please email for next intake

 

1-1 master classes at your convenience £220 per day plus materials. 

  • Hand blocked and free form sinamay from design to completion
  • Beginners and advanced hand blocked straw from design to completion including straw trims
  • Fabric covered hats and headpieces buckram based including silk cocktail and bridal headpieces
  • Dying Techniques sinamay/straw/fathers/silk
  • Feathers, trims and traditional millinery stitches- create mounts learn the best way to attach your feather trims.
  • Leather techniques and practical knowledge for blocking and sculpturing leather, completed with complementary leather trims. including flowers, feathers and bows
  • Percher hats learn how to create outstanding styles that are securely positioned on the wearer with a customised band. Whether it be 3D or Ring block hats.
  • Get to grips with an array of veiling techniques
  • Jinsin
  • Silk Abaca
  • Crin

 Any of my classes can be taken as a 1-1                       

All workshops unless otherwise stated run from 9.30 am- 5.00pm. Classes are taught on max a 1-3 bases in order to give individual attention, all classes are taught from my home. The cost are shown below day plus materials. A light lunch and refreshments throughout the day are included in the cost. email justine@justinebradley-hill.co.uk

Yorkshire Classes

2 Day Show Stopper Workshop £320 per person

13th/14th September

Working with feathers and fabric to create a stunning show stopping headpiece. Materials can be pre ordered through me allow £30-£40

A light lunch is included from my local Addingham deli.

£100 deposit required to book place. see link at bottom of page.

*ONE PLACE LEFT*

 

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Two day suspended feather trim headpiece workshop £320 two places

11th/12th October

Two day class to create a suspended feather trim headpiece.Learn who to prepare dye and mount your feathers to create a fabulous eye catching headpiece.

Materials can be pre ordered through me allow £30-£40

A light lunch is included from my local Addingham deli.

£100 deposit required to book place. see link at bottom of page.

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Veiling Workshop - 

3rd July *Sold Out*

31st July *Sold Out*

19th September One Place left

The Royal Wedding was all about veiling! This one day workshop will cover different types of veiling and how to use them. £150 per person materials available to pre order.

Cloud veiling,
Waffle Veiling
Rigid Circular veil
Veil blocking
Veil embellishment
Cut Veiling
Create a veiling block

You can even bring a piece you wish to adorn with veiling and I will advise the best way to do so. Materials available to pre order.

A light lunch is included from my local Addingham deli.

£50 deposit required to book place.

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Leather 3D Headpiece with flower trim £320 plus £25 materials.

15th 16th October

 £100 deposit required

Master the technique of creating a 3 dimension leather headpiece with sculpted leather flower trim. You learn how to create a firm foundation and cover with leather attach your fantastic trim and secure to the head with a pronged head band.

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Two day silk bow and with fan veiling headpiece £295 plus materials

6th/7th August    *sold out*

10th /11th September

Master working with silk crepe to create a stunning headpiece including  beautiful silk bow

 

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Two day a leather button button headpiece with leather flower trim £295 (allow £25 for materials)

26th 27th September

Two Places Available £100 deposit required

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One day tooled Silk Flower Making £150 (allow £15 for materials)

Students will be introduced to the traditional method of couture flower making using egg irons and flower makings tools. Students will be shown how to create their own flower patterns and work with different fabrics to create stunning millinery flowers. 

£50 deposit required to book place.

 

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If you would like to book onto one of our Millinery Workshops you can secure your place easily by paying the deposit on line or over the phone we accept all major cards -we will then contact you two weeks before the class to request the balance.

PLEASE STATE THE CLASS YOU ARE PAYING FOR WHEN YOU PAY THE DEPOSIT.


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07962177733/ 01943 839299 or email via the contact page.

Also should mention that I have a little black and white puppy – he may try to lick you hello when you first arrive but he soon understands what occurring and takes himself off to bed – if this is a problem please let me know.

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Location

Based in the picturesque village of Addingham, about 17 miles north west of Leeds. We are 30 minuets by car from Leeds Bradford Airport and a short taxi journey from Ilkley train station. Places to stay near by

https://www.olicanapark.co.uk  

Grouse is perfect for one person or a couple and can book for a night.

https://www.facebook.com/cravenheiferaddingham/

Pickers gill Manor farm

http://thedevonshirearms.co.uk