Step-by-step video instructions show how to make flowers from yams & turnips.
Even from the very first time that I made these flowers to bring to a Thanksgiving Dinner, I always get ooohs and aaaahs over these intricate looking flowers. And they are easier to make than you might think. Once you know how, you’ll see how easy they are. These same techniques can be used to carve other root vegetables.
Here is a quick 44 second video that will show you some of what you will learn. Just click the play button.
In this 43 minute video lesson, five different variations are demonstrated using Corrugated U-Cutter fruit carving tools. The same flower designs can be carved with other root vegetables like daikon, beets, sweet potatoes, purple potatoes and (fat) carrots. Variations can be made using the optional U and V Smooth Cutters.
You will also learn how to carve 4 variations of leaves from cucumbers. The same patterns of leaves can be make with apples, carrots, cabbage and squashes.
You will learn how to keep your flowers looking fresh until you are ready to display and how long you can expect them to last.
Get started now and you’ll soon be getting oohs and aahs from YOUR delighted guests.
These lessons sold here separately are also included as lesson set #4 in the Vegetable and Fruit Carving 101, Course for Beginners.
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