I, Galina Kofod has many years experience making flowers from silk and fabric. The focus of these works is the Japanese SomeBana school. In recent years I has developed my own style and ...
I, Galina Kofod has many years experience making flowers from silk and fabric. The focus of these works is the Japanese SomeBana school. In recent years I has developed my own style and technique creating leather flowers. With this technique I achieves a perfect reflection of nature. I also enjoys the contrast of creating fantasy leather flowers.
Currently I works mostly on custom orders for Australian and International Milliners. My passion is creating new models of realistic looking flowers from leather.
As well as me running my own workshops, I conducted workshops for the International Millinery Forum 2014.
If you have been interested in making a leather flower , this is the perfect tutorial for you. You will create elegant and stunning rose using elements of Japanese Somebana technique. You will be amazed how fast and fun it is.
Skill Level: Beginners - Advance
The tutorial contains 10 pages with 23 clear and close photos, instructions and patterns. Numerous tips make this project easy to finish and help you create your own personal variations.
Link to instant download Step-by-step instructions with colour photos.
In order to create the same realistic leather flower I recommender you to use professional Japanese tools https://www.etsy.com/au/listing/162975985/15-brass-millinery-irons-flower-making?.
In this project I also used the Polyvinyl Alcohol PVA stiffener https://www.etsy.com/au/listing/127085896/polyvinyl-alcohol-pva-poweder-100g?ref=shop_home_activewas
Purchasing this tutorial , you have agreed to use it only for your personal, non-commercial use. The purchase of this pattern does not give you permission to copy this pattern.
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Created by Galina Kofod - Galelina flowers, Australia
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