An opportunity to learn the secret techniques of a designer with 30 years experience in hatmaking and design with Davyne Dial.
In depth tutorial on the art of handmade silk roses and gardenias. An opportunity to learn the secret techniques of a designer with 25 years experience in hatmaking and design. Learn this lost art form, and recreate real silk roses and gardenias reminiscent of flowers made by couture designers in times gone by. Two Hours of instruction in 2 DVD set. Silk roses by Ms. Dial were displayed in the bridal window at Saks Fifth Ave. in New York City during the 2005 holiday season. They were a special size for that venue at 12 inches across, and contributed to a fabulous bridal window.
Disc 1 covers types of fabric recommended, tools and equipment needed, stiffening the silk, cutting the silk, silk bias stems and shaping the petals.
Disc 2 covers, making leaves, constructing the rose, cutting and shaping duchess satin and constructing silk gardenias, and a final chapter on airbrushing for a soft natural shading on the flowers.
Sources for all your needed supplies and materials are included. We no longer carry the flower iron tool set. Visit our Resources for a flower iron tools and other things.
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