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Tutorials in here.. => Flowers, leaves & trees => Topic started by: Trudi on July 30, 2010, 07:29:21 AM



Title: Using a Leaf masher
Post by: Trudi on July 30, 2010, 07:29:21 AM
Just found this on LE

http://www.lampworketc.com/forums/showthread.php?t=96064


Title: Re: Using a Leaf masher
Post by: Louise Menzies on July 30, 2010, 08:23:09 AM
Wow that is really interesting :)


Title: Re: Using a Leaf masher
Post by: flaming beads on July 30, 2010, 08:27:33 AM
Trudi...what a fab idea!!..i love making leaves and what a lovely effect...thankyou for that ;D


Title: Re: Using a Leaf masher
Post by: Trudi on July 30, 2010, 08:49:51 AM
no worries - I swapped glass for one with Kaz at FO and didn't have much joy with it - will try again now!  :)


Title: Re: Using a Leaf masher
Post by: catriona on July 30, 2010, 09:48:57 AM
Hi where is the place to get the best leaf mashers please i would love to have a go with them.
this tut looks great
xxcatxx


Title: Re: Using a Leaf masher
Post by: Trudi on July 30, 2010, 09:50:34 AM
I think either Martin or not sure if Sean sells them?


Title: Re: Using a Leaf masher
Post by: elburnzo on July 30, 2010, 11:03:59 AM
off mandrel stock them according to the website but they are out of stock just now! Couldnt find them on martins.


Title: Re: Using a Leaf masher
Post by: flaming beads on July 30, 2010, 01:15:10 PM
Mine were from Frantz  i think....?


Title: Re: Using a Leaf masher
Post by: Pat from Canvey on July 31, 2010, 06:04:58 AM
That's how I do my leaves. I also have a much larger leaf masher bought at a Flame Off but can't remember from whom. It makes a leaf about 65 mm long.


Title: Re: Using a Leaf masher
Post by: Trudi on July 31, 2010, 03:56:15 PM
Wow, that'd be a whopper!!!