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Friday, April 3

10:00 am – 1:45 pm



Dan McKinney Family YMCA

8355 Cliffridge Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037

Agenda of The Day


Greetings | 10 am - 10:15 am

Guild Business | 10:15 am - 10:45 am

  • President: Calling the Meeting to Order

  • Event Announcements 


Lecture | 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Leather + Flowers | An Art of Savoir Faire for Millinery and Jewelry Makers

Guest Speaker, Galina Kofod


Break | 11:15 am - 11:30 am 


Sharing Time | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Sharing Time is a much-anticipated part of guild meetings. Members are eager to share their latest projects with the group, who are always ready to "ooh" and "ahh" over each other's efforts.

Social Time | 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

Group Activity

Adjournment | 1:45 pm

Leather + Silk Flowers

An Art of Savoir Faire For Millinery and Adornment Makers

Guest Speaker | Galina Kofod

Galina Kofod, Flower Designer

... About

Galina Kofod is famous for her incredible flowers made from vastly different materials such as silk, leather, and thermoplastic. Using her knowledge of the Japanese flower making school, she has developed her own style and technique creating leather and EVA FOAM flowers. With this technique, Galina achieves a perfect reflection of nature.  She also enjoys the contrast of creating fantasy flowers. 

   Galina Kofod is a popular and in-demand  International Millinery and Jewellery Tutor.  She has held numerous workshops all around Australia.  Galina has also conducted classes in France, USA (Millinery Meetup 2018), Spain, Russia, and England.


Click here to learn more about Galina's April 4th & 5th workshops 


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