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Foam Hat Blocks Deluxe Course

Regular price $115.00 AUD

Hat Blocks are an essential part of the millinery creative process. Making your own custom blocks is quick and easy to master under the instruction of UK Milliner Ian Bennett. He generously shares all his proven methods to enable you to successfully make durable blocks. Whether you are an experienced milliner or a beginner these techniques will allow you to make a style uniquely your design for your clients.  

Drama, perfection, excitement, love and passion. Ian Bennett has worked for Royal milliners, Frederick Rox, Philip Sommerville and Graham Smith, as well as Stephen Jones and Siggi Hats in their incredible workrooms. For Ian, it's about making something brand new, making the exciting and the impossible. It is the sculpture and the excitement that makes every day making hats a truly incredible one.

WHAT YOU GET
• 2 creative online video lessons
Unlimited lifetime access on any modern device
• Learn to make 3 different hat blocks
3+ hours of comprehensive video tuition
• Correspondence with tutor to answer lesson questions

FOAM HAT BLOCKS DELUXE COURSE

LESSON PLAN






FOAM CROWN HAT BLOCKS
Learn how to make your own crowns, a basic dome block then carve a shaped Trilby block in foam with instruction to define shapes for male clientele. Your tutor Ian Bennett will inspire you to master his proven methods for a durable and smooth finish.

Lesson Modules:
• Foam Making Basics • Dome Shaping • Surface Finishing
• Trilby Shaping • Crown Indent





FOAM BRIM HAT BLOCK
Brims with an upsweep side are a favourite style of the Royals. Master how to shape a large upturned flange brim from Award winning Milliner Ian Bennett. Under his direction you will make a lightweight, strong and unique brim block at little cost.

Lesson Modules:
• Prepare Foam • Upturned Brim
• Recess Collar • Fitting & Finish
VARIETY OF INSTRUCTION
Be inspired by millinery tuition that covers practical technical skills, creative techniques and industry knowledge.
UNLIMITED LESSON ACCESS
You have unlimited lesson access to all your lessons so you can return to modules and recap on specific skills.
LESSON ASSISTANCE
Lesson support includes online contact with tutor Ian Bennett to ask lesson specific questions and feedback.

FOAM HAT BLOCKS DELUXE COURSE

RECOMMENDED SUPPLIES

Course Requirements - Recommended materials and tools.
Millinery Product Kit - Discounted materials for this course.

FOAM HAT BLOCKS DELUXE COURSE

RECOMMENDED SUPPLIES

Course Requirements - Recommended materials and tools.
Millinery Product Kit - Discounted materials for this course.