In this webinar we will go over the three main methods of blocking (wet, steam, and spray) and learn how to use all the tools such as blocking boards and wires. We will go over the importance of blocking your swatch and how we make choose our blocking method. We’ll also discuss blocking unusual shapes, special stitch patterns, as well as learn a bit about different fiber properties. Come on, don’t stop short of the perfect finish!
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
- Learn how to choose your blocking method.
- Learn how to wet block, steam block, and spray bottle block.
- Master proper use of tools such as blocking board, wires, tailors ham, seaming roll, wooly board, and more.
- Explore how different fibers react differently to blocking methods.
- Discover how to avoid common blocking mistakes that can ruin your garment.
- Learn how to block unusual shapes as well as shaped garments.