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Leather Thistle tutorial


Long awaited step-by-step tutorial on the iconic leather thistle.
Aimed at beginners and improvers, it will be of interest to all skill levels.

⭐ .pdf format

Immediately accessible after purchase


Leather Thistle tutorial is suitable for beginners and improvers. This tutorial will be of interest to all skill levels.

With more than 120 pictures explaining in detail the whole process of creating your own leather thistle brooch, the 70 page step-by-step detailed photo tutorial (no hard copy is available) uncovers the mystery behind the very popular leather thistle flower. Easier made than you can think this symbolic flowers can have numerous applications. The leather thistle you create with this tutorial is perfect for jewellery, hat trims or even home decor. Using the same principles you can make more stylised or fantasy versions of thistle, too. The Leather Thistle tutorial comes with 2 additional videos that demonstrates most tricky points for you.

To create the leather thistle brooch you will require some millinery tools. Please refer to the photo which shows what tools and supplies you will need for this tutorial (available here).

We are pleased to be able to offer leather kits for this tutorial. Please find more information on leather thistle brooch kits at  https://presentperfectcreations.com/product/diy-leather-kit-for-making-a-leather-thistle-brooch/ 

What you will learn in this Leather Thistle tutorial

🌸 the best way to make thistle flower petals

🌸 how to stiffen leather thistle leaves by hand

🌸 how to make leather covered stems for this and other designs

🌸 how to reinforce leather leaves with wire and back with thin fabric

🌸 how to assemble the leather thistle flower and create an instantly recognisable iconic shape

🌸 how to add the foliage to the brooch in  an unconventional way

🌸 how to finish the brooch with a special boutonniere pin

Level:  beginner / improver (requires neatness and precision)

Time: about 7 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 thistle brooch tutorial to clarify any questions you might have.

Purchase this tutorial now and you will be able to download it the minute your payment has cleared.
To open the file with a tutorial you will need a programme called Adobe Reader (or similar), and it is free to download online.

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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