Felt blocking is one of the oldest techniques of hat making and one of Maor’s favorite materials to work with. It allows to create sculpted hats with lots of
texture and depth.
during this class we will explore the world of felt and create a beautifully blocked/draped hats by combining a few techniques. We will learn how to use wood blocks to create our base hats and drape felt while exploring its countless possibilities. Later we will manipulate the material, paint it, distress it and bleach it