The amounts given are for a 5 inch tall palm tree (height of the tree trunk).
Non-stick modelling board with grooves (I used a CelCakes board)
Mini palette knife tool
Wires: #26 x 8 (about 10 cm long pieces)
Wooden skewer (bbq stick)
Dusting brushes (medium round, medium flat)
Flower paste (gum paste)*
White vegetable fat (to grease the grooves of the board)
*You'll find the amounts in the 'AMOUNTS' tab.
5 inch tall (height of the tree trunk)
Flower paste (gum paste):
green - 25 g
brown - 26 g
1 g leftovers from covering the cake
Apply a small amount of glue (or egg whites) on the wire (I used about 10 cm long #26 wires). Take the excess off with your fingers. Note that if you make the leaves thicker than 1-1.5 mm you will need thicker wires (lower #).