Justine has over 20 years design experience and 12 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.
All Classes unless otherwise stated run from 9.30 am- 4.30pm. Classes are taught on a one to one bases in order to give individual attention, all classes are taught from my home. The cost per day is £170 plus materials. A light lunch and refreshments throughout the day are included in the cost.
Skype sessions/classes now available please email email@example.com
Some of the many techniques I teach :
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a date for a 1-1 session.
Two Day Percher Hat
Percher hats are a favoured styling with their exclusive shaping and sensational trims which add height and elegance. The final piece will be securely positioned on the wearer with a customised band.
Whether you make 3D or Ring block hats Justine provides a variety of design opportunities to make your piece a standout sensation.
One Day Crin Class
Justine has mastered crinoline and teaches you how to add an exquisite appeal to your millinery design that will delight your customers. Learn to transform this millinery component and make a cost-effective addition to your millinery styling whether you add intriguing crinoline veils or dramatic crinoline spirals.
Two Day Winter Felt Cocktail Hat
You will learn how to block a small felt hat using the traditional method of hand blocking with pins and steam. You will then learn how to line the inside with a petersham edging . The techniques covered include; feathers,quills, felt or fabric bows, and veiling. Finally your design will be finished with elastic, band or comb and be ready to wear.
One day introduction to Jinsin and Silk Abaca
One day course covers the basics (blocking/trimming) for two stunning millinery fabrics. Create loops swirls and dramatic trims.
One Day Beginners/ Improvers Millinery Class.
This is the perfect course if you have always wanted to make your own sinamay button headpiece. Students will learn how to block (create a base shape), stiffen, wire and trim a simple button shape.
One day tooled Silk Flower Making
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.
If you would like to book onto one of our Millinery Workshops you can secure your place easily by paying the deposit online below -we will then contact you two weeks before the class to request the balance. All of our payments are processed securely by PayPal. If you would rather speak to us first you can call us 07962177733 or email us at email@example.com
“ Loved this course with Justine Bradley-Hill Millinery so I would definately recommend it. I learnt so much and had a great day. Justine is a fabulous, generous teacher.” “What a fantastic teacher Justine is . Learned so much and great chats and fun. Be back over from Ireland in the new year. x”
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