Corsets Summer school 2015

Held in the costume department of the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, Cardiff, an intensive 4 day course from Tuesday July 28th to Friday 31st July. Participants will learn how to construct a corset using traditional techniques and fabrics - £360.

We usually construct C19th century corsets, this can be decided by discussion prior to the course. Course leader Jill Salen is an expert in the art of corsetry and period costume making and the Author of Corsets: Historical Patterns and Techniques.

The class is only open to a maximum of six students, one place is already booked for a student from Australia, there is usually a stimulating mix of students from diverse backgrounds.

If you would like further information, please e-mail