These hand crafted flowers can be the groundwork for many types of gatherings – birthday parties, tea parties, 4th of July lunch and beyond. They are perfect to makeÂ a custom wreathe, a paper bouquet, or as place card holders. If you have a lot of time or a group of friends, turn it into a strong of garland to use in the summer or to place on a Christmas tree. You could even cut it out of fabricÂ and add to children’s clothing or on an apron. The sky is the limit! Remember if you plan to use them outside, you may want toÂ laminate the paper before you begin.
If you have kids, these printables are perfect for them to create as they are SO EASY. Use these flowerÂ printables to make it an extra special, memorable event!
- 8 1/2″ x 11″ printer paper
- Printer with colored ink
- Scissors or a craft cutting machine
- Glue (either craft or hot glue)
- Depending on what Â you end up doing with them, you may need stems, a string, a wreath, needle, thread, etc.!
Step 1: Download and print.
Step 2: Cut out the flowers & the leaves. If you are using a crafting cutting machine like the Cricut or the Scan & Cut, scan & cut.
Step 3: If youÂ used a cutting machine, remove the the flower, petals, and leaves from the mat.
Step 4: Use your scissor and “curl” the flower.
Step 5: Use your scissor & “curl” the petals to give them a natural effect.
Step 6: PlaceÂ drops of glue on the bottom edge of the flower and wrap to make the inside or bud part of the flower.
Step 7: PlaceÂ drops of glue on the bottom of the curled petals and attach to the inside flower.
Step 5:Â Attach the leaves.
Step 9:Â Repeat until you have as many flowers as you need.
What will you do with these?Â Let us know your ideas on how you would and will use these simple and fun flower printables!