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« on: August 04, 2008 06:24:28 AM »

I wanted to make some realistic paper flowers, and this is what I came up with:



I coloured the edges of the tissue paper petals to make them stand out and add realism:



I also used floral tape to make the stems look natural.

Full instructions and a detailed tutorial here: http://foldingtrees.com/2008/08/flower-week-tissue-paper-carnations/
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« Reply #1 on: August 04, 2008 07:00:24 AM »

your flowers are really pretty
I like how you coloured the edges it adds a great touch
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« Reply #2 on: August 04, 2008 07:23:17 AM »

What a wonderful idea, they look beautiful! And very realistic, I love how full and puffy they are.
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« Reply #3 on: August 04, 2008 07:57:57 AM »

Thankyou for the fabby tute! I'm doing my room up soon- these'll go great!

I think I'll do white with cream around the edges. there's a place in my heart for white roses!
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« Reply #4 on: August 04, 2008 08:12:11 AM »

What a great idea, and they look so pretty. Thank you for shaing the technique! Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: August 17, 2008 10:09:29 AM »

Ooh, I love them! They're beautiful!
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« Reply #6 on: August 25, 2008 07:33:08 PM »

What an awesome idea!! Thanks for sharing!!!
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« Reply #7 on: August 26, 2008 05:03:21 PM »

these are lovely! The most realistic tissue paper flowers I've seen. Thanks for the awesome tute!
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« Reply #8 on: August 27, 2008 11:34:57 AM »

Very nice tissue carnations. They look so soft and frilly!

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