Millinery

Queen of the Night's Three Ladies
Queen of the Night's Three Ladies

Sarastro's Priests
Sarastro's Priests

Two of the ladies pictured w/ Tamino
Two of the ladies pictured w/ Tamino

Queen of the Night's Three Ladies
Queen of the Night's Three Ladies

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Milliner

*responsibilities include patterning, constructing, stitching, lining, and finishing all production hats

College Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati

Costume Designer: Dean Mogle

Photos: Mark Lyons

Structure Wig
Structure Wig

Structure Wig
Structure Wig

Structure Wig
Structure Wig

Structure Wig
Structure Wig

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Wig Designer/Maker and Milliner

*fronted a wig, built a structure out of buckram, attached structure to wig, covered structure with basket-woven hair

College Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati- Class Project

 

Photos: Jessica L. Walling

Ensemble Ascot Hat- My Fair Lady
Ensemble Ascot Hat- My Fair Lady

Ensemble Ascot Hat- My Fair Lady
Ensemble Ascot Hat- My Fair Lady

Ensemble Ascot Hat- My Fair Lady
Ensemble Ascot Hat- My Fair Lady

Ensemble Ascot Hat- My Fair Lady
Ensemble Ascot Hat- My Fair Lady

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Assistant Milliner

*responsibilities include stitching, making buckram bases, wiring, lining, and decorating hats 

Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theater

Costume Designer: Tommy Macon

Lead Milliner: Lysh DeVries

Photos: Jessica Walling

Bianca's Wedding Veil- Kiss Me Kate
Bianca's Wedding Veil- Kiss Me Kate

Bianca's Act I Hat- Kiss Me Kate
Bianca's Act I Hat- Kiss Me Kate

Baptista's Hat- Kiss Me Kate
Baptista's Hat- Kiss Me Kate

Bianca's Wedding Veil- Kiss Me Kate
Bianca's Wedding Veil- Kiss Me Kate

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Assistant Milliner

*responsibilities include stitching, making buckram bases, wiring, lining, and decorating hats


Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theater
Costume Designer: Phillip R. Lowe
Lead Milliner: Lysh DeVries

Photos: Jessica Walling

Mephistopheles' Hat- Faust
Mephistopheles' Hat- Faust

Mephistopheles' Hat- Faust
Mephistopheles' Hat- Faust

Mephistopheles' Hat- Faust
Mephistopheles' Hat- Faust

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Assistant Milliner
*responsibilities include stitching, making buckram bases, wiring, lining, and decorating hats

Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theater
Costume Designer: Wes Jenkins
Lead Milliner: Lysh DeVries

Photos: Jessica Walling

Sinemay Cloche w/ hand-sewn feathers
Sinemay Cloche w/ hand-sewn feathers

Wire Hat w/ Fosshape Base
Wire Hat w/ Fosshape Base

Sinemay Hat
Sinemay Hat

Sinemay Cloche w/ hand-sewn feathers
Sinemay Cloche w/ hand-sewn feathers

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Milliner

*learn how to use hat-making materials such as sinemay, wire, buckram, felt, fabric, and fosshape



College Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati



Photos: Jessica L. Walling and Nik Robalino