This leather shoe clips tutorial is suitable for beginners and improvers in leather flower making. However the tutorial does require the use of millinery tools (available to order here).
With more than 130 pictures, the 78 page step-by-step detailed photo tutorial (no hard copy is available) demonstrates how to create gardenia flowers and then turn them into wearable shoe clips. This easy to make near perfectly shaped flower has numerous other applications, too. The leather gardenia flowers you create with this tutorial are perfect for jewellery, headpiece and hat trims, home decor . Most importantly once you have mastered the shoe clip making, you can turn other leather flowers into attractive shoe decorations.
The photo tutorial comes with an additional video that demonstrates most tricky points for you.
To create the leather gardenia shoe clips you will require specialist flower shaping/ millinery tools (can be ordered here). Please refer to the photo which shows what supplies and tools you will need for this tutorial.
We are pleased to be able to offer leather kits for this tutorial. Please find more information on leather gardenia shoe clips kits at https://presentperfectcreations.com/product/diy-leather-kit-for-making-leather-gardenia-shoe-clips/
What you will learn in this leather shoe clips tutorial
🌸 how to stiffen and shape leather for the petals as well as the leaves
🌸 how to flat stiffen leather
🌸 how to shape petals with a number of different flower shaping tools
🌸 how to shape petals with a pair of tweezers
🌸 how to back leather leaves with decorative fabric and shape with flower shaping tools
🌸 how to assemble the flower correctly and create an attractive shape
🌸 how to add the foliage to the flower
🌸 how to turn flowers into shoe clips
Level: beginner / improver (requires neatness and precision)
Time: about 6 hours on average (plus the drying time)
Please have a look at the list of materials and tools and if you are not sure you have everything you need please get in touch with us before buying the leather gardenia tutorial to clarify any questions you might have.
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PLEASE NOTE: NO MATERIALS are included in the price. The price you pay is for a .pdf ebook. There is no charge for postage.
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