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Roses: Silk Flower Making Workshop

5(1 review)
Location
Walthamstow E17
Price
from £65pp
Time
3 hour workshop
Level
Beginner
Come and create beautiful pieces of floral fancy. Luxurious silk roses can be used as a centrepiece for a millinery delight, bridal bouquet, home decor and more
Roses: Silk Flower Making Workshop
by Jessica Broas Millinery
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Roses: Silk Flower Making Workshop by Jessica Broas Millinery - crafts in London
Flexitime
from £65 per person

What you will do

Single session

In this 3 hour lesson you will be using traditional techniques to create 1 to 2 stunning silk roses. Learning from the talented milliner Jessica Broas, you’ll be discussing the best materials for making artificial flowers, cutting petal patterns, hand painting silk and making stamens. In addition, you’ll also learn how to use flower irons to shape petals. Finally, you will construct your very own beautiful silk rose. Take your creativity to the next level and create flowers that reflect your own unique style.

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Did you know?

At the height of the trade, the 1891 census reported 4011 flower-makers in London. (Museum of London)
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This is a Flexitime class, which means the teacher can run this class around your schedule.

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Jenna
15 Dec
I was very excited to learn more about this traditional technique. Making handmade flowers is definitely a labour of love. The tutor was very lovely and knowledgeable and I really loved learning how to dye and shape the petals using different flower making tools. I managed to make a silk rose!

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Jenna
15 Dec
I was very excited to learn more about this traditional technique. Making handmade flowers is definitely a labour of love. The tutor was very lovely and knowledgeable and I really loved learning how to dye and shape the petals using different flower making tools. I managed to make a silk rose!

Class location

Walthamstow
Markhouse Rd
E17 8EE
London

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Roses: Silk Flower Making Workshop by Jessica Broas Millinery - crafts in London

About your host, Jessica Broas Millinery

Jessica Broas is an American born, London based milliner. Jessica studied Fine Art at Rhode Island School of Design in the States and Goldsmiths College in the UK. Her artwork has been shown around the world in numerous group and solo shows.

Jessica's interest in couture millinery was fostered by Rose Cory and later Piers Atkinson who has helped her understand how to harness ones creative influences and artistic vision into a wearable hat. She has her own label which has been featured in Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Dazed, Elle and Brides Magazine. Her hats have graced the heads of Helena Bonham Carter, Kiera Knightly and Arizona Muse. Jessica currently teaches Millinery at London College of Fashion and does workshops in Walthamstow.

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Notes

All materials will be provided.

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Roses: Silk Flower Making Workshop
by Jessica Broas Millinery
5(1 review)
Roses: Silk Flower Making Workshop by Jessica Broas Millinery - crafts in London
Flexitime
from £65 per person
Single session
from £65 pp