What is foamiran and how to use it
Foamiran - a synthetic suede. Smooth foam is produced in sheet or roll form. The peculiarity of it is good plasticity, the material can be stretched a little, change shape when exposed to heat hands. Cooled, foamiran freezes and stores a new form. It is this quality foamiran widely used in handicrafts, especially in the creation of artificial flowers. Numerous master classes make available to everyone working with this material.
Foamiran ideal for creating bright flower accessories
Wreath of pale pink flowers
Tip! Plastic suede, Fom, Foam, Fom Eva Revelyur - all names foamirana, which can be found in a variety of workshops.
Among the advantages foamirana:
- A large number of colors, but the material is also possible in addition to color, which allows achieve the most natural colors and transitions.
- Products are not afraid of moisture, temperature swings.
- Contamination can be easily removed.
Crafts from foamirana not only beautiful, but also completely safe in terms of toxicity and are environmentally friendly
- Not rumpled.
- Absolutely harmless, non-toxic.
The rim of white and purple roses
Rose brooch ash-violet shade of foamirana
Tools for work
Production of roses or other flowers from foamirana own hands does not require any special tools. The material is easy to cut with scissors, including curly.
Products from foamirana - beautiful decor elements
Special punches and machines allow you to quickly and accurately cut parts from foamirana desired shape without the use of a pattern or template. But to acquire such devices need only when the product ceases to be a single-piece production, for example, for the production of roses or jewelry with them rims on request.
To give the desired detail shape and volume can use the fingers or any heating device, such as iron. In some workshops rose petals treated with fire, thus achieving amazing realism.
Cute ring with roses from foamirana
Elegant veil with a black rose
Tip! Tensile foamiran retains its shape, but too much exposure will lead to a rupture and damage of the material.
Give details of natural or, conversely, a fantastic view, help acrylics, pastel art, and special textured mold.
Texture Mold for to create realistic petals streaked
For connection between the components, followed by their conversion into a realistic rose necessary:
- Adhesive strong fixing, for example, colorless gel point, PVA or for special foam.
- Melt. Useful for precise and accurate application of the adhesive.
- The wire used to make the basis for the gluing of petals.
Wavy rose from foamirana in spring wreath
Summer combination of blue and yellow in the thin elegant, decorated with flowers small size, rim
Depending on the type of items you may need other tools and materials, such as pliers, wire cutters, sponge and so on.
The unique plasticity foamirana and easy handling allow you to create your own hands roses of varying difficulty, as in the photo.
David Austin Roses
Peony- rose or David Austin Rose - a favorite flower of European Florist
Luxury Peony- rose from foamirana easily become a favorite accessory for any woman
Breeder Devid Ostin famously brought a whole group of varieties under the name The English Roses. Visually from the rest of David Austin roses differ cupped flower. Buds of its spherical shape resemble peonies.
Made from foamirana David Austin roses will look well on the rim or barrette as a single bud or in groups. Interior fit lush bouquets of roses.
Gorgeous bezel with foamiranovymi roses in warm autumn colors
For beginners, the production rose by David Austin with their hands may be too complicated, so it's best to start with a simple master-classes and video lessons.
Beautiful rose, which is suitable for rims and for flower arrangements. Despite the opulence, collect the rose Tamora fairly easy, but the petals processing require specific skills. Before the production is better to see the corresponding video.
Having mastered the technique of working with foamiranom, you can make real masterpieces
Of the tools and materials needed:
- Light foamiran.
- Green foamiran.
- Acrylic or oil paints pink peach shade.
- Nylon stamens.
- Floral wire.
- Floral tape.
Tools for working with foamiranom
Before you cut out parts of foamirana need to make templates.
Flap wheels for middle roses, dimensions of each lobe in a circle (width and height, respectively):
- 2,3 x 3 cm;
- 2.5 x 3.5 cm;
- 2.7 x 3.7 cm;
- 3 x 4 cm.
№5 detail - a template for the outer petals. Dimensions 5.1 x 5.2 cm.
Detail № 6 - sepals template (5 beams). Size is determined individually.
Light foamirana cut to 3 parts on each petal circle (Details №1-4) and 12 petals (item №5). Sepals cut green foamirana.
All items must be light tint on both sides. It is better to use a sponge. How to tint foamiran can look at the video.
Tip! To get a natural color of the petals, it is better to mix several shades of paint. Tinted need unevenly, a smooth transition from light to dark.
Each petal circle should be treated individually by hand. For this piece is folded along, so that the two lobes on each side were formed, and the remaining one is then applied on top of one of the parties, details can be seen in the photo.
The folded part of each party alternately attach to the hot iron. Removing it from heat, combine all the petals in a pile, pick an accordion from the center, first scroll the fingers, then hands. Twisted piece gently expand, straightening and forming petal slight curve. center of the circle is pressed lightly, then again gather in a circle bundle of the base by sliding your fingers. These actions are repeated for each lap.
The outer petals are handled similarly: Applying each to the iron, accordion and collect scrolls. In the expanded lobe recess finger, gently stretching the piece in the center. Then forced the entire surface by pulling the edge. Action repeated for all the petals, some changing the direction of the bending edge, giving the desired shape.
Along the edges of parts sepals should make small serifs, and then heat the iron piece, folded, scroll, spread.
Brooch foamirana as turquoise roses
Tip! The middle portion of the folded sepals do not need to scroll. Thus it will deepen required for assembly.
Nylon stamens, always with small heads should be gathered into a bundle (7 mm), tying their floral wire. If the bud is on the stem, the wire can take longer. Straightened wire fluff place its junction with stamens glue, more can be seen in the photo in a master class.
The smallest circle cut between the two lobes to the middle. Obkrutit detail around the stamens, petals sticking together tightly, it will not fall apart bud and keep the shape.
Of the rest of the petal circles forming bundles, sizing each detail can be seen in the photo.
Bonding of the first row of petals
Around the stamens with the first petal circle begin to stick in the ascending order (1 to 4) all beams, by arranging them on the same level.
Outer petals to stick to the same level, but in a random order, creating the optimum from their point of view form.
At the base of the bud thickening do with glue, wait for when it hardens, glue sepals.
Ready bezel with fancy red
Tip! The stem roses can wrap floral tape or green foamiranom.
By pattern with such dimensions is rose diameter of about 7 cm. Stencil can be varied as desired by varying the size or number of lobes. Color of items can also be changed to your liking.
With this master class, you can make your own hands a few roses in different sizes and colors, buds decorate the rim or barrette.
Products professional masters amaze its realism
Having mastered the technology for beginners, you can start manufacturing more complex products. Templates can use ready-made or invent your own. Creation of roses foamirana virtually unlimited. You can even combine the materials, add details from polymer clay and fabric, creating their own hands masterpieces.
Roses from foamirana - elegant decoration for any interior