Paper to Petal

75 Whimsical Paper Flowers to Craft by Hand

Author: Rebecca Thuss,Patrick Farrell

Publisher: Potter Craft

ISBN: 0385345062

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 7860

Paper Flowers are Always in Season Make playful party decorations, luscious bouquets, and sophisticated floral centerpieces with inexpensive tissue and crepe paper. Paper to Petal walks you through the easy basics of transforming simple materials into a vibrant display of fanciful handmade blooms suitable for every occasion. Design experts Rebecca Thuss and Patrick Farrell inspire you to get creative with their time-tested techniques. Customize every petal, leaf or stem to go dramatic or delicate; mimic nature or fashion your blossoms in any color you can imagine to make something uniquely personal. You’ll be amazed how easy it is to produce these gorgeous flower projects. These exquisite blooms never wilt, are always in style, and are endlessly fun to create, share, and give to everyone you love.

The Fine Art of Paper Flowers

A Guide to Making Beautiful and Lifelike Botanicals

Author: Tiffanie Turner

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0399578382

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 264

View: 9653

An inspiring, practical and gorgeous guide to crafting the most realistic and artful paper flowers for arrangements, art, décor, wearables and more, from San Francisco botanical artist Tiffanie Turner. The Fine Art of Paper Flowers is an elevated art and craft guide that features complete step-by-step instructions for over 30 of Tiffanie Turner’s widely admired, unique, lifelike paper flowers and their foliage, from bougainvillea to English roses to zinnias. In the book, Turner also guides readers through making her signature giant paper peony, shares all of her secrets for special paper treatments, candy-striping, playing with color and creating botanical imperfections, and shows how to turn paper flowers into gorgeous garlands, headdresses, bouquets and more. These stunning creations can be made from simple and inexpensive materials and the book's detailed tutorials and beautiful photography make it easy to achieve dramatic and lifelike results.

How to Make 100 Paper Flowers

Ideas and Instruction for Folding, Cutting, and Simple Sculptures

Author: Maria Noble

Publisher: Creative Publishing international

ISBN: 1610587286

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 5334

DIV Learn how to make 100 beautiful flowers, from lifelike to fanciful, with How to Make 100 Paper Flowers! These creations are perfect for weddings and other celebrations, and this comprehensive guide brings you a wide variety of techniques and styles. Step-by-step instructions are accompanied by color photos and diagrams; techniques include general crafting (cut, shape, and glue), origami, and quilling. All patterns are included! Color your world and satisfy your craft cravings with delightful, handmade, paper flowers. /div

The Exquisite Book of Paper Flower Transformations

Playing with Size, Shape, and Color to Create Spectacular Paper Arrangements

Author: Livia Cetti

Publisher: Abrams

ISBN: 1683350049

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

View: 3581

In The Exquisite Book of Paper Flower Arrangements, artist Livia Cetti ups the ante with a host of grander and more intricate flowers and projects—more blooms, more petals, stronger stems, and bigger, bolder arrangements! Cetti will teach you how to play with size, shape, color, and texture to create 25 vibrant single stems in a variety of natural shapes—globes, spikes, bells, saucers, rectangles, cones, and arcs—including hydrangeas, coral charm peonies, honeysuckles, and paperwhites. Then, you’ll use these elemental shapes to build the 15 bright, abundant arrangements, including bold wreaths, bountiful bouquets, fantastical gilded wall art, and blooming garlands. Introducing new, neverbefore-seen techniques for dyeing paper and creating moldable leaves and petals, this gorgeous guide is perfect for crafters of all skill levels interested in making realistic and unique home decor, gifts, accessories, and entertaining essentials.

The Exquisite Book of Paper Flowers

A Guide to Making Unbelievably Realistic Paper Blooms

Author: Livia Cetti

Publisher: Stewart, Tabori and Chang

ISBN: 9781617691003

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 9799

The best paper-flower artist working today, Livia Cetti, presents a comprehensive how-to manual for creating jaw-droppingly beautiful and unbelievably realistic blooms.

Bold & Beautiful Paper Flowers

More Than 50 Easy Paper Blooms and Gorgeous Arrangements You Can Make at Home

Author: Chantal Larocque

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1624144470

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 5830

These amazingly simple step-by-step tutorials inspire crafters to decorate their lives with brightly colored and boldly textured flowers that never die.Through her popular Etsy shop, Paper & Peony, Chantal Larocque creates custom paper flower arrangements for events, weddings and everyday, all infused with her signature bold style and fun colors. Now, with this book readers can learn how to make her flowers and favorite arrangements step by step using easy-to-find supplies and common cardstock. Chantal's use of cardstock instead of the more common tissue or crepe paper gives the flowers a unique bold and full appearance that stands out. With this simple trick, no fancy tools or difficult-to-work-with papers are required, as in other paper flower books on the market. Readers will be amazed at how quick and easy it is to craft these stunning flowers and arrangements. Not only do readers learn how to make each bloom step by step, they also learn to use a variety of those blooms for stunning statement arrangements. The photos showing each step reveal Chantal's secret techniques that give a life-like look to the flowers. Templates are provided at the back of the book for readers to trace onto their cardstock and cut out the petals and leaves. With this helpful and inspiring guide, readers will love creating bold and colorful flower arrangements that last forever. This book has 65 paper flower projects, including arrangements and bouquets, and it has more than 100 photos.

Flowersmith

How to Handcraft and Arrange Enchanting Paper Flowers

Author: Jennifer Tran

Publisher: Hardie Grant

ISBN: 9781743792919

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 8879

Let Flowersmith be your crafting companion through the wonderful world of paper flowers. This is the definitive guide to handcrafting and arranging true-to-life paper flowers. Through craftsmanship, expert styling and beautiful photography, this book elevates paper flowers to an art form. Inside, you'll find everything you need to know about the art of flower making, from the basic skills you'll need, through to crafting realistic flower arrangements for every season. With more than 30 flower and foliage projects included, you'll also find practical step-by-step instructions and photos, and templates you can cut out and use again and again. 'With just some paper and mundane tools, Jennifer is able to create intensely beautiful works of art.' Richard Aloisio, Art Director, The New York Times

Floragami

Create Beautiful Flowers from Folded Paper

Author: Armin Taubner

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 0811713369

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 7204

Create stylized versions of real flowers, whimsical fantasy flowers, and beautiful floral balls and wreaths—40 designs in all—using cut, folded, and glued paper. Step-by-step folding instructions are included, with hundreds of color diagrams.

The Art of Paper Flowers

Creating Realistic Blossoms from Ordinary Papers

Author: Bobby Pearce

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 1589239369

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 3111

Fill your home with paper flowers! They're easy to make, lovely to look at, and best of all--they'll never wilt! Paper is pretty much the least expensive craft material you'll find. It's also one of the most versatile. With a pile of colored sheets, a pair of scissors, and The Art of Paper Flowers, you can create gorgeous bouquets to give away or keep for yourself. For anyone who's an avid home crafter or future home-decor online vendor, this book will get your creative juices flowering, err, flowing. The Art of Paper Flowers makes it easy for anyone to create beautiful roses, orchids, tulips, and more--completely out of paper. There are thirty-five flowers included in the book, and each pattern is accompanied by a complete list of materials required, step-by-step instructions for creating the flower, original paper-folding techniques from the author, full-size patterns, and color photos for reference. Additionally throughout the book, there are interesting bits of trivia, myths, or folklore for each delicate flower. The book also includes a foreword by Rosie O'Donnell. All the basic information is here in The Art of Paper Flowers for readers to make their own impressive paper flower bouquets. From mastering the skill of paper manipulation to achieving seamless gluing and coloring practices, you'll make flowers look incredibly realistic. Whether you're creating gifts, decorations for an event, or home decor, The Art of Paper Flowers will have you arranging stunning flowers in no time!

Paper Flowers

How to Make Beautiful Blooms & Turn Paper to Petals With Paper Flower Making

Author: Cindy Dreyer

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781545090718

Category:

Page: 218

View: 4750

Paper Flower Making For Beginners! How to Make Beautiful Blooms & Turn Paper to Petals with Paper Flower Making Are You Ready To Learn ALL About Paper Flower Making? If So You've Come To The Right Place... No experience with paper flowers? No worries! This book is suited to the absolute beginner that's looking to get started with paper flower making, whether this be for your own enjoyment and a sense of self-accomplishment or perhaps even to make some extra cash as a side business... the choice is yours! Here's A Preview Of What This Book Contains... A Brief History of Paper Flowers The Big Benefits of Paper Flowers (Must Read!) Equipment and Materials You Need for your Paper Flower Making Basic Parts of a Paper Flower Origami and Kirigami Paper Flowers How to Make Long Strip Paper Flowers How to Make Integrated Paper Flowers How to Make Cluster Paper Flowers How to Make Flower Buds Simple Projects Using Paper Flowers (Crowns, Terrariums & More) And Much, Much More! Order Your Copy And Get Started Now!

Paper Blooms

25 Extraordinary Flowers to Make for Weddings, Celebrations & More

Author: Amy Anderson,Jeffery Rudell

Publisher: Lark Books (NC)

ISBN: 9781454703501

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 132

View: 7786

Provides twenty-five patterns for making paper flowers, using step-by-step instructions for creating such flowers as roses, poinsettias, poppies, and lilies, and includes suggestions for paper flower craft projects.

Petals on the Wind

Author: V.C. Andrews

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1451636954

Category: Fiction

Page: 448

View: 2787

On the heels of the successful Lifetime TV version of Flowers in the Attic comes the TV movie tie-in edition of Petals On the Wind, the second book in the captivating Dollanganger saga. Forbidden love comes into full bloom. For three years they were kept hidden in the eaves of Foxworth Hall, their existence all but denied by a mother who schemed to inherit a fortune. For three years their fate was in the hands of their righteous, merciless grandmother. They had to stay strong...but in their hopeless world, Cathy and her brother Christopher discovered blossoming desires that tumbled into a powerful obsession. Now, with their frail sister Carrie, they have broken free and scraped enough together for three bus tickets and a chance at a new life. The horrors of the attic are behind them...but they will carry its legacy of dark secrets forever.

The Shipping News

A Novel

Author: Annie Proulx

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780743519809

Category: Fiction

Page: 368

View: 2085

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Annie Proulx’s The Shipping News is a vigorous, darkly comic, and at times magical portrait of the contemporary North American family. Quoyle, a third-rate newspaper hack, with a “head shaped like a crenshaw, no neck, reddish hair...features as bunched as kissed fingertips,” is wrenched violently out of his workaday life when his two-timing wife meets her just desserts. An aunt convinces Quoyle and his two emotionally disturbed daughters to return with her to the starkly beautiful coastal landscape of their ancestral home in Newfoundland. Here, on desolate Quoyle’s Point, in a house empty except for a few mementos of the family’s unsavory past, the battered members of three generations try to cobble up new lives. Newfoundland is a country of coast and cove where the mercury rarely rises above seventy degrees, the local culinary delicacy is cod cheeks, and it’s easier to travel by boat and snowmobile than on anything with wheels. In this harsh place of cruel storms, a collapsing fishery, and chronic unemployment, the aunt sets up as a yacht upholsterer in nearby Killick-Claw, and Quoyle finds a job reporting the shipping news for the local weekly, the Gammy Bird (a paper that specializes in sexual-abuse stories and grisly photos of car accidents). As the long winter closes its jaws of ice, each of the Quoyles confronts private demons, reels from catastrophe to minor triumph—in the company of the obsequious Mavis Bangs; Diddy Shovel the strongman; drowned Herald Prowse; cane-twirling Beety; Nutbeem, who steals foreign news from the radio; a demented cousin the aunt refuses to recognize; the much-zippered Alvin Yark; silent Wavey; and old Billy Pretty, with his bag of secrets. By the time of the spring storms Quoyle has learned how to gut cod, to escape from a pickle jar, and to tie a true lover’s knot.

100 Simple Paper Flowers

Author: Kelsey Elam

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781782403081

Category: Paper flowers

Page: 192

View: 4675

Paper flowers are cropping up everywhere, taking centre stage in upmarket window displays and bringing pops of colour to winter weddings. They make a great impact, and offer an uplifting hit of colour at times when real flowers are scarce or too expensive. Best of all, they're easy and enjoyable to make. 100 Simple Paper Flowers shows you how to put together dozens of ideas. With templates and projects, discover how a handful of techniques can work across the board, whether you want a bunch of daisies for your desk or an outsize bouquet of lilies for an event.

How to Make Crepe Paper Flowers

Author: Anon.

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 1447489705

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 40

View: 4355

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

The Art of Making Paper Flowers

Full-size Patterns and Instructions for 15 Realistic Blossoms

Author: Constance Rutherford

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780486243788

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 31

View: 3204

Create 15 enchanting blooms. Noted crafts expert Constance Rutherford provides detailed instructions dozens of helpful diagrams and illustrations and 16 pages of template printed on heavy stock to make realistic roses, sunflowers, zinnias and more.

The Paper Garden

An Artist Begins Her Life's Work at 72

Author: Molly Peacock

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

ISBN: 1608195236

Category: Art

Page: 397

View: 7639

Traces the life and accomplishments of septuagenarian artist Mary Delany, describing her invention of the art of collage late in life after two heart-breaking marriages, in an account that also evaluates the roles of her relationships with such figures as Jonathan Swift, the Duchess of Portland and King George III. 35,000 first printing.

The Language of Flowers

A Novel

Author: Vanessa Diffenbaugh

Publisher: Ballantine Books

ISBN: 0345525566

Category: Fiction

Page: 336

View: 956

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The Victorian language of flowers was used to convey romantic expressions: honeysuckle for devotion, asters for patience, and red roses for love. But for Victoria Jones, it’s been more useful in communicating mistrust and solitude. After a childhood spent in the foster-care system, she is unable to get close to anybody, and her only connection to the world is through flowers and their meanings. Now eighteen and emancipated from the system with nowhere to go, Victoria realizes she has a gift for helping others through the flowers she chooses for them. But an unexpected encounter with a mysterious stranger has her questioning what’s been missing in her life. And when she’s forced to confront a painful secret from her past, she must decide whether it’s worth risking everything for a second chance at happiness. Look for special features inside. Join the Circle for author chats and more.

Beautiful Paper Flowers

Elegant - and Easy to Make - Blossoms

Author: Laurie Cinotto

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781454911463

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 64

View: 2352

Crepe paper flowers are simple to craft yet stunning to behold, whether in a keepsake corsage, beautiful bouquet, or a stylish centerpiece. Using this all-in-one kit, complete with crepe paper, wire, floral tape, and an illustrated project book, make nine exquisite types of blossoms—and up to 24 fabulous flowers. Beautiful Paper Flowers includes: 24 sheets of multi-hued crepe paper * floral wire * green floral tape * 24 stamens * Making Paper Flowers, a 64-page illustrated project book with templates for nine lifelike blossoms plus various leaf designs Designs include: Basic Rose; Dahlias Three Ways: Water Lily Style, Cactus Style, and Round Style; Frilly Carnation; Pretty Peony; Eye-Popping Poppy; Precious Anemone; and Springtime Daffodil.

Flower Origami

Author: Joost Langeveld

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1684126819

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 80

View: 3550

Fold your way to fabulous flowers! Fold your way to fabulous flowers! Bringing flowers into your home can make it brighter and more beautiful, and Flower Origami teaches you how to turn a flat sheet of paper into a flower. Whether your favorites are dahlias or azaleas, daffodils or sunflowers, you'll find simple instructions for crafting them in your own home. Use this traditional Japanese art to make elegant bluebells, pink anthuriums, and bright yellow narcissus that will look just like the real thing. With Flower Origami, your folding skills will grow by leaps and bounds—just like a flower!