ROCK YOUR BLOCKS – BLOCK MAKING USING MODELLING CLAY AND BUCKRAM
September 6 - September 8
Join the many a milliner around the world who has taken the pleasure in learning the Lina Stein Block making technique. Using Clay, your
hands and a basic wooden hat block, you will learn how to put an idea into 3-D and lovingly create 2 new blocks that you will be able to use at
home. They are hard-wearing, well finished and 100% unique to ONLY you!!!
The block can be used as a model itself or, combined with your regular dome block to make hats.
Day one; you will design and sculpt your blocks with the clay and proceed follow Lina’s step-by-step instructions to building your unique block
Day two & three shall be spent stabilising and finishing your blocks and giving them a test-run using felt/sinamay/straw!