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Thermoplastic Millinery Deluxe Course

Regular price $ 159.00

There is a revolution occurring in millinery called Thermoplastics and they will change the way you create headwear. International Millinery Tutor, Carole Maher, has researched, mastered and pioneered Thermoplastics for the millinery industry and shares all her unique practical techniques to give you professional results.

Learn how to cut, heat, manipulate, sew and finish using five different materials. Thermoplastics are so versatile, light weight and quick for blocking crowns, brims and creating trims with an architectural twist. These techniques are covered in detail along with how to create dramatic catwalk and theatrical headwear. Your design ideas will be inspired, ready to explore new possibilities in millinery.

Carole Maher is currently an International Millinery Tutor and Lecturer and has pioneered the introduction, research and development of thermoplastics in the millinery and in the fashion industries worldwide. Carole is a well established and award winning millinery designer with her own purpose built Millinery Cottage and Atelier in Grose Vale, NSW, Australia. She is passionate about innovation and development in millinery.








WHAT YOU GET
• 3 creative online video Lessons D40 - D42
• Unlimited lifetime lesson access on any modern device
• Learn to make headwear and trims with dozens of techniques
4+ hours of comprehensive video tuition
• Correspondence with tutor to answer lesson questions
10% discount on total lesson cost

LESSON DETAILS










D40 - THERMOPLASTIC FUNDAMENTALS
Thermoplastics are lightweight, hold their shape well and you will be amazed how quick an easy they are to use. Carole Maher guides you through the qualities and makeup of 5 different thermoplastics used in the Course. Learn how straightforward it is to create a strong and stable base to then cover in the material of your choice.

LESSON MODULES
• Types Of Thermoplastics • Master Fosshape • Hard Plastics • Covering & Trimming
D41 - SCULPTURAL THERMOPLASTICS
Create a free form feathered crown and cocktail hat with complimentary trims all based on a variety of thermoplastics. Using this contemporary material will cut your millinery production time immensely especially with moulded flowers. Carole Maher also teaches the simplicity of thermoplastic as a lining.

LESSON MODULES
• Crown In Feathers • Shape & Cover Cocktail Hat • Elastic And Lining • Flowers & Trims


















D41 - SCULPTURAL THERMOPLASTICS
Create a free form feathered crown and cocktail hat with complimentary trims all based on a variety of thermoplastics. Using this contemporary material will cut your millinery production time immensely especially with moulded flowers. Carole Maher also teaches the simplicity of thermoplastic as a lining.

LESSON MODULES
• Crown In Feathers • Shape & Cover Cocktail Hat • Elastic And Lining • Flowers & Trims









D42 - THEATRICAL THERMOPLASTICS
With experience in theatrical and runway millinery, Carole teaches you her tips to achieve strong and stable stunning headwear. Learn the professional approach to blocking leather over thermoplastic as well as an on trend Boater hat by combining with your choice of materials. Also included, a creative segment for those interested in the Cosplay genre.

LESSON MODULES
• Blocking Leather • Boater Hat • Theatrical Millinery • Runway / Cosplay Millinery

RECOMMENDED SUPPLIES

Millinery Product Kit - Discounted materials for this course.
Hat Blocks - Quality hat blocks with free shipping.