How to Shape Floral Wire
This is page is written to demonstrate how to shape floral wires for making gumpaste flowers.
1. Hold the tip of the floral wire with a plyer.
2. Twist the plyer downwards as shown below.
3. Release the tip and press the bent wire to close the loop.
4. This is how it should look in the end. The loop is useful as it holds flower centres better as compared to an unlooped wire.