Archive for August, 2015

….and here they are completed.

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Stems welded to the back of the flowers.

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Flower heads welded together using my guide ring (left) to hold the petals at the right diameter for welding.

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Petals cut with the plasma cutter and then dished using a solid steel ball and my special forming tool (pictured top right, with the ball, and with a flat petal in place ready for dishing).

Nails welded into flat washers to make stamen using my former (pictured mid right with a few nails dropped in).

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