Poodle Hibiscus Masterclass
The Poodle Hibiscus (El Capitolio) are large, pendant like, orange to apricot coloured Hibiscus flowers which are centred by a narrow stalk tipped with a pompom of frilly petals creating a 'poodled' effect.
In this tutorial you will learn:
1: How to wire petals, vein, give them the proper form and movement, and blend the dust colours in the correct manner.
2: Make the leaves, wire, vein and colour them properly.
3: learn to glaze the petals and leaves.
4: Make realistic calyx and buds.
5: Assemble the flower, leaves and buds into a sprig.