K10SR9L.jpg (JPEG Image, 800 × 442 pixels) Paper Flowers - Anyone Can Do That. Japanese Kusudama, this tutorial is featured on Craftuts Anyone can do that, I assure you.
The proof: I can, just take a quick look at my result below. And, believe me, I am neither meticulous nor particularly patient. You could even say I’m the opposite. Below you can see my very first attempt to create paper flowers. What you will need to make your own Kusudama paper ball? 1. 3. 4. (optionally) I prefer torn paper instead of cut. You have to start with a single petal. Now you have to glue your 5 petals into a flower. Apply the glue to only one side of each petal, except for the last one, in this case cover both sides with glue. Your first flower is done. Don’t glue every petal right after you make it. When all 12 flowers are finished you have to glue them together. When two halves of Kusudama Flower Ball are ready you have to glue them together. Make a Flower Chain Crown.
Yesterday afternoon, the boys were playing King and Knight of New Hampshire .
(Of course, Colin declared himself King and requested a crown!) Owen gave him a bucket to wear on his head and we laughed, and laughed, and laughed, as there really is nothing sillier than a King wearing a Bucket Crown! As the boys played, I sat down in the grass and noticed that the abundant growth of Dandelions, Wild Violets, and Forget-Me-Nots did make our yard look rather kingdomly and lovely. Did I remember how to make Flower Chain Crowns ? I sure did! Here is a step-by-step tutorial so that you can learn how to make a Flower Chain Crown for the little King or Queen in your life! Directions: 1. 2. 3. 4. (As Mommy, you are automatically Queen. How To: Crazy paper airplane. How to Make an Origami Boomerang. Foldable Scrapbook How-To. Recycled Crafts: How to make a book from a vintage matchbook. Here's another recycled paper craft for your enjoyment.
The following tutorial will show you how to make a book from a vintage matchbook. (if you don''t have a Vintage matchbook, but still want to make this project, download tiny book template here) The result is a tiny notebook that I call a matchbooklet. Lets start with a picture of the finished product. Things you need for this project, Vintage matchbookscrap paperscissors or exacto knifethumb tackstrong thread (I used upholstery thread)sewing needledab of glue (optional) First thing you need to do is take the matches out of your matchbook.To do this carefully remove the staple at the bottom of the book. Being careful to keep them straight tuck the pages into your matchbook. Next using the sewing needle and thread. This will hide the thread ends and prevent the thread pulling out. I then used a dab of glue on the threads to make sure they wouldn't move or loosen.