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Paper Daisies

February 7, 2012

I have had a tutorial for a long time that Maria Vanderform posted on how to make a Daisy Pencil Topper.    I have long been going to try it and finally got around to it yesterday.  I wanted something for a vase that I have had since last Christmas which was made for me by my friend Lorena.

I cut my flowers from Regal Rose, Melon Mambo, Real Red, Rich Razzleberry and Daffodil Delight.  I attached the flowers to narrow dowel stick following Maria’s instructions.  I absolutely love the way they turned out and now my vase contains something beautiful.  I am going to stain the wooden dowel with green ink using a sponge.  I think it will tone down the wood without having to wrap it with florists tape which I never seem to be able to do well.  I should have done the sponging before I showed the flowers to you but I was too impatient to show them off.

I’d love to hear what you think about my beautiful vase of flowers.

Bye for now, Kris.

2 Comments leave one →
  1. February 9, 2012 3:38 am

    Darling flowers. Do you happen to have the link for the video. I have never seen it – the bouquet just seems so bright and cheery. I love it. Thanks for sharing.


  2. February 10, 2012 6:54 pm

    Love this Kris. I too, have the tutorial off Maria, but have never used it, but after seeing this, may have to play…..


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