For the Mandala flower, here is a step-by-step photo gallery. To do this you start at step 1 with 7 strings attached and 6 with Einhängeschlingen on 7 folded thread. Other threads are then inserted by most of us with an ordinary shoelace knot.
flying eagle - This was crafted as a gift for my son-in-law who is a great animal enthusiist. It was a challenge getting the wings fitted in the right spot with the right amount of support. I was pleased witht he way it