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This tutorial is designed to introduce the elements of realistic silk flower painting and making. You will find it particularly useful if you want to learn how to arrange silk flowers into wedding boutonnieres, combine flowers and work with different fabrics.
Calla lilies are one of the most beautiful flowers with a unique flower form. Calla lilies come in a wide array of colors, think shades of green, pink, purple, yellow and orange.
In this tutorial you will learn to make a very realistic calla lily that is arranged into a silk flower boutonniere. But that’s not all. Together with the calla lily you will master miniature velvet roses and silk blades of bear grass. All these elements can be successfully used in other designs.
Feel free to use your imagination and create a wide range of other accessories with these beautiful flowers. Made with two layers of superior fabrics the calla lily looks delicate but is rather robust and long wearing.
To create the calla lily and miniature velvet roses you will need some millinery tools, however the shaping and assembly are relatively uncomplicated and suitable for beginners.
The thorough step-by-step detailed photo tutorial gives detailed step-by-step explanations on how to make the unusual calla lily flowers. You will be able to create a wearable silk calla lily boutonniere and hopefully many more wonderful pieces with this attractive and very popular wedding flower.
With more than 210 pictures explaining in detail the whole process of creating your own silk calla lily boutonniere, the 114 page pdf tutorial (no hard copy is available) will unlock the mystery behind the unusual flower. I have included the pattern which you can enlarge or reduce depending on your project. The photo tutorial comes with an additional video that demonstrates most tricky points for you.
To create the silk calla lily boutonniere you will require some specialist millinery tools. Please refer to the photo which shows which tools (or similar) you will need for this tutorial. To purchase a set of 2 extra narrow millinery tools that can be used for shaping the calla lily, the bear grass and the rose calyxes in this tutorial please click here for more information.
If you have not got a set please send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll be able to recommend where to get one from.
We are pleased to be able to offer material kits for this tutorial, Please find more information on silk calla lily flower boutonniere kits at https://presentperfectcreations.com/product/diy-material-kit-for-making-a-silk-calla-lily-boutonniere/
What you will learn in this tutorial
🌸 how to dye calla lily spathe, velvet roses and other parts of the boutonniere in a realistic manner
🌸 how to back flower parts with other fabrics, thin and dense
🌸 how to make a realistic looking centre (spadix) for the calla lily
🌸 how to shape silk calla lily and velvet rose petals using millinery tools and other methods
🌸 how to make blades of bear grass out of fabric
🌸 how to assemble the calla lily and the miniature velvet roses
🌸 how to arrange and assemble the silk calla lily boutonniere
Level: suitable for all levers including beginner (requires neatness and patience, some previous experience in French flower making is helpful)
Time: about 9 hours on average (plus the drying time)
But that’s not all.
We have prepared a pleasant bonus with this tutorial, which you can get by leaving a review on this tutorial. More information on the bonus to be found inside the tutorial.
Please have a look at the list of materials and tools and if you are not sure you have everything you need please convo us before buying the silk calla lily tutorial to clarify any questions you might have.
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