Ever wanted to make your own headpiece for that special occasion? Join Kate McKell and Jane Moy in fun, informative millinery craft classes happening each day at the show!

Create a fascinator suitable for a day at the races or a high tea, or for any occasion where headwear is required. You will craft a flower that may be adapted to use as a brooch, headpiece, wristlet or other fashion accessory.

Learn techniques around moulding and sculpting of foundation materials and the assembly of more than one material to design and complete headwear.

Kate McKell from J.A.R. Millinery and Jane Moy from My Hat Millinery are two enthusiastic mad hatters with a wow factor and will share their passion and expert advice with you.

Workshop includes: Veiling, bases, wire, feathers, bands, EVA foam and carry bag with acid-free tissue paper for completed item.

Skill level: All levels welcome

Students bring: Aprons, scissors, wire cutters, varying shades of cottons, needles, millinery straw needles, 450 Stainless or UHU glue, disposable gloves, crafters’ sewing kit, pens, pencils and notepad. Awl if possible.

Class cost: $90*

* Show entry ticket to be purchased separately