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Autumn Leaves Group Page- 1: Look at the cane end. It doesn't look at all promising. But we don't end there for our leaves. When you reduce after doing the chevron flip, reduce to the general shape and size the finished leaf is going to be.

1.A, 1.B

Slice as thin as you need the leaf to be. Form the leaf between thumb and forefinger, give the backside a pinch for a vein, press in along the center. Roll the edges over the curve of your finger and thumb tip with a clay shaper, thinning the edge. Pull it all off and then grab at either end and bend, pull or stretch. The top end of the center line, give that a generous pinch and twist. That will be the stem to anchor this leaf to something.