Take a real class.

Learn from a true master stylist.

Having taken lessons from teachers all over the world, Marie Brown is ready to share her wig making knowledge with you. The hands-on Monster Wig Making class will turn you into a beast!

From Sunday, October 13th to Thursday, October 17th, Marie will cover the most important foundational lessons on your journey to becoming a wig master! The bonus sewing machine class is free for those who register for the 5-day program. It can also be purchased separately as a single class.

Marie Brown’s 5-day course runs for five (5) straight days with an optional 6th day. You will learn as much as possible in this week-long course. Classes can be purchased as standalone lessons if the entire course is not needed. Please check our FAQs page for important answers. It is fast-paced and hard work but extremely rewarding with rapid progress in skills being mastered.

Monster 5-Day Wig Making Course

Our Monster Wig Making Course is 5 straight days of instruction on how to make a custom wig — from cap construction to knotting in hair. Each day is filled with hands-on lessons to master and become a monster at wig making. Students have the option to take the entire week-long course or take individual classes if you need to learn specific lessons.

The first 5 people to sign up for the entire week-long course get the Using a Sewing Machine class on Friday for free!

All materials required on the day will be supplied.

Course duration: 5 days
Cost: $2,500

The schedule of classes include:

Headwraps & Headblocks

Learn how to take detailed headwraps and measurements then use these new skills to pad out a headblock to accurately recreate your client’s head shape. This is the important first step of wig making and we will take you through it step by step.

Duration: 1 day
Cost: $550

Learn to Whip

This class includes step-by-step instructions on how to whip for wig foundation making. Once basic whipping is mastered, you will learn to whip seams and and darts, as well as learn how to repair tears and holes. Learning to whip is necessary to move to the next day’s course of Foundation Making. All materials required on the day will be supplied.

Duration: 1 day
Cost: $550

Two-Day Foundation (Wig Cap) Making

This intensive, step-by-step class includes preparing your client, taking their head measurements, creating a head wrap and padding the head block, laying on the lace, and finally whipping to create a lace front wig foundation with springs. Students will be given a boxed starter kit* containing all they need for this wig making course which they keep at the end.

Duration: 2 days
Cost: $1100

Knotting Your Wig

This is designed as a following on course from Wig Making: the Foundation where you will have made a lace fronted foundation and be ready to knot into it. This course covers step by step instruction on how to knot the hair into the foundation to produce a hand-knotted lace-fronted wig, looking at hair directions, knotting a parting and fine hairline knots.

Duration: 1 day
Cost: $550

Using a Sewing Machine

If you want to use a sewing machine to make a wig, you can totally do that, and I can teach you how! Students will learn to install a lace frontal onto the wig foundation using a sewing machine. This method is a quick way to make a beautiful wig.

The first 5 people to sign up for the entire week-long course get this class on Friday for free!

If purchasing separately, this course will cost the amount below.

Sewing machine will be provided for your use. All materials required on the day will be supplied.

Duration: 1 day
Cost: $550