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Millinery Course

People's College

Niki Collier is an award winning visual artist who works in the area of constructed textiles and mixed media. She also produces limited edition collections which are sold through artisan galleries throughout the world

  • Date: Oct 13, 2021 - Nov 25, 2021
  • Day: Wednesday
  • Time : 11.00am - 1.00pm
  • Category: Personal development
  • Venue : To be confirmed in office on start date
  • Cost: €130 for Six classes

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Course details

Niki works with the British Museum and Milan millinery boutiques. She is also the first felt designer to be part of the Kilkenny group collection. Her personal work is often included in curated exhibitions and she has biannual solo exhibitions. Her solo exhibitions have been included in curated shows such as World Crafts Council, National Design and Craft Gallery, Kilkenny & Sculpture in Context. Niki is a resident artist with DCCoI Education Panel and Dublin Culture Connects.
Millinery is the craft of creating beautiful headpieces. We would have a go at trying different materials used in millinery- from feathers to beads, from sinamay to straw. Using best grade professional materials we would make different shapes: swirls, bows and curls. We would learn about beautiful finishes such as bias borders and trims. And all these we would express our personal touch by adding some bling. We would find out more about how to put beautiful designs together, how to use colours and compositions to make a wonderful millinery class. There would be lots of tips and examples on the way.

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Course added on: 17/08/2020
Details last updated on: 22/07/2021

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