2014 Festival Workshops- Regency Hairstyles with Heather Fleming


Our second workshop offering for the the 2014 Jane Austen Festival…Regency Hairstyles.

We will discuss several of the most popular ladies’ hairstyles from the Regency era, and then break them down into steps so participants can understand how the styles are created and the best methods for replicating them. The demonstration of the steps involved with include curling irons, hot rollers, other styling tools and also the use of hairpieces and ornaments. We’ll also discuss how the techniques in each hairstyle can be applied to other hairstyles.  There will be time for questions and additional resources on styling will be offered to participants.

Heather Fleming is a wig designer, with a decade of experience creating wigs and hairstyles for theatre, opera, re-enactment, interpretations, displays and more. She owns the Custom Wig Company, a Louisville based business dedicated to creating the very best wigs, hairpieces and facial hair and enjoys teaching workshops on period hair styling. www.customwigcompany.com.
2014 Festival Workshops cost $25.  Registration for the Festival (admission, workshops, Grand Ball, four course afternoon tea, etc.) begins June 2nd.  Visit our website, jasnalouisville.com, for more information.

About JASNA Greater Louisville Region

Non-profit organization celebrating the life of Jane Austen. The Greater Louisville Region is part of the national organization, Jane Austen Society of North America. We have members from Southern Indiana and the Louisville and Lexington, Kentucky area. Hosts of the largest Jane Austen Festival in North America that takes place each year in July at Locust Grove, located in Louisville, Kentucky.
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