How To Make Wire Trees
Tutorial in video and text on making wire trees – conifer. and
deciduous including birch, oak, linden, beech.
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There are four phases to making a wire tree.
Research And Planning
Building The Armature
Developing The Trunk And Large Branches
Adding The Small Branches And Leaves Or Needles.
Each has its own learning curve.
Once you fully understand the basics of making a trunk and large branches (See Wire Tree Basics) things get easier. So start there and make a few practice branches that you can then use are you proceed to the next phase.
Practicing on these branches will save you a lot of time and grief. The time spent practicing pays dividends in that you are less likely to ruin good armatures either in the making or finishing processes.
Update in progress.