Last Updated on June 24, 2019 by Ellen Christian
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Now, if you enjoy DIY crafts, you need to check out these simple paper flowers to make. By March, I’m starting to feel like spring will never arrive. Our front yard is a mix of brown grass, mud, and dirty snow. There are definitely no flowers in sight.
DIY Crafts Paper Flowers to Make
There are a lot of fun DIY crafts that use paper. I enjoy scrapbooking, origami, teabag folding, and a variety of other paper crafts. There are many different types of paper flowers to make at home from simple to more elaborate. Most of the time, I stick to easy crafts that I can complete in an hour or so.
How do you make easy origami flowers?
Origami is the Japanese art of paper folding. I have been doing origami off and on for about ten years. I love the wide range of projects available and the cute paper designs. For origami flowers, you will probably want to start with solid origami paper. Next, this origami lily craft by The Spruce Crafts is a simple one to start with.
How do you make an origami rose?
Now, an origami rose is a bit more complicated but it’s definitely one of my favorite paper flowers to make. First, you will need green paper for the leaves and red paper for the flower. Check out the step by step directions from Craft Cue. These paper roses by My Online Wedding Help would be perfect for a wedding.
How to make paper flowers at home
So, you don’t need to head to a craft class to learn how to make paper flowers at home. There are a lot of great step-by-step directions. But, if you prefer to watch someone make them, check out the video above. Next, you might want to make this Paper Flower Bouquet from Ann’s Entitled Life.
Paper flowers step by step at home
Next, if you want a few ideas with step by step directions, check out these articles.
- Giant Paper Flowers by Abbi Kirsten Collections
- Paper Flowers by By-Pink
- Tissue Paper Flowers by Very Well Family
- Paper Flowers with Buttons by Red Ted Art
- Gorgeous Paper Flower Backdrop by Tikkido
Paper flowers template
So, you can create a whole bouquet once you’ve found a paper flowers template that works for you. Therefore, here are nine paper flower templates from Red Ted Art that you can download to get started. Or, use this template to make giant paper flowers from Hey Let’s Make Stuff.
How to make paper flowers for kids
So, most of these ideas are fairly simple and should be able to be created by an older child. Similarly, a younger child could probably help if you worked with them. Finally, if you are looking for a few paper flowers for kids to make, check out these ideas.
- Paper Flower Craft by Easy Peasy and Fun
- Folding Paper Flowers by First Template
- Rainbow Paper Flowers by Twitchetts
Easy paper flower crafts
There are a lot of different easy paper flower crafts you can make. I made a spring garden card craft or you can check out this easy spring garden card that uses buttons. Also, learn a few paper folding bird crafts and create a bird to add to your flowers.
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