Timeless Elegance

Learn how to make Leather Camellia Flowers with Giulia Mio’s step-by-step guidance for flowers, Buds and Leaves. Discover traditional French flower making techniques and apply lessons learnt to assemble flowers for bridal, headpieces, hats and more! Images below of the design demonstrated throughout this course.

Tutor

GIULIA MIO

Giulia Mio is an Italian, award winning couture milliner devoted to making hats and headpieces from the finest materials, with an immaculate finish. Her style is described as the result of a blend of Fashion and observation of Nature. Fine Arts and Theatre also have a significant influence on her creative process. Giulia is known for her exquisite silk and leather flowers, completely hand-painted and hand-made, which adorn many of her creations.

Giulia Mio

Couture Milliner

Course curriculum

  • 01

    Introduction

    • Before you begin - PDF

    • Introduction

  • 02

    Materials and Tools

    • Chapter 1 - Materials and Tools

    • Materials and Tools - PDF

  • 03

    Tracing and Cutting

    • Chapter 2 - Tracing and Cutting

    • Camellia Flower Pattern - PDF

  • 04

    Stiffening Leather

    • Chapter 3 - Stiffening Leather

  • 05

    Shaping Petals

    • Chapter 4 - Shaping Petals

  • 06

    Shaping Leaves

    • Chapter 5 - Shaping Leaves

  • 07

    Assembling Flowers

    • Chapter 6 - Assembling Flowers

By the end of the Course

  • Learn how to make Leather Camellia Flowers using traditional techniques to stiffen, shape and assemble floral arrangements.

  • Make Leather Camellias, buds and leaves and apply skills learnt to assemble floral arrangements for new headwear creations.

Classic blooms with Leather Camellia Flowers

In this video course, Giulia will teach you how to make Leather Camellia Flowers and will show you how to use stiffening and shaping techniques for making your own Flowers, Buds and Leaves for your new headwear collection.
handmade leather camellia flowers, leaves and veiling.

What others say about learning with Hat Atelier

Irene Moore

5 star rating

“Wonderful course taught by Giulia, very happy with my silk flowers, even though I didn't have all the tools I was able to improvise to create beautiful flowers, which was brilliant. Her step by step instructions were very easy to follow and under...”

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“Wonderful course taught by Giulia, very happy with my silk flowers, even though I didn't have all the tools I was able to improvise to create beautiful flowers, which was brilliant. Her step by step instructions were very easy to follow and understand. Would definitely recommend this course, thank you and look forward to any further online courses from Giulia. ”

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Dee Edwards

5 star rating

“I learned so much ...thankyou. Your technique was easy to follow and full of great tips. ”

“I learned so much ...thankyou. Your technique was easy to follow and full of great tips. ”

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Sandra Ann Ringuet

5 star rating

“I am so happy with the result of my Roses. The tutor is very thorough in explaining step by step instructions. Also Rebecca was very helpful in answering any questions. I’m looking forward to the next Course, Silk painting. Thank you for puttin...”

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“I am so happy with the result of my Roses. The tutor is very thorough in explaining step by step instructions. Also Rebecca was very helpful in answering any questions. I’m looking forward to the next Course, Silk painting. Thank you for putting these Courses together. Sandy”

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