JUN+JUL '17 Scrap.Abode (warehouse) OPEN DAYs

The Scrap.Abode is only OPEN every Wednesday (10:00am to 2:00pm) and on selected weekends (2:00pm to 5:00pm) every month for walk-ins.

June and July 2017 weekend Open Days are: 24th June {SAT} | 9th July {SUN} | 23rd July {SUN}

Enjoy 50% off selected items from Scrap-n-Crop.com RED DOT SALE when you visit us on our Open Days | please email us 24 hours prior to the Open Day if you'd like to self collect your online orders at the Scrap.Abode

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Scrappy Angie's: Make your own 3D flowers

Hi. It's Angeline again. As promised, I have a fun tutorial today.

Chinese New Year is coming and I thought I'd make some customized cards of my own! Impress your relatives with these beautiful 3D flowers :) 


Of coz, you can use these on other kinds of cards too. Let's see the step by step on how to do it!

***

1. Punch a couple of flowers out using a puncher or a die cut machine. Here I am using 6 pieces.


2. Use a stylus or paint brush and fold the petals gently into half to create a crease.


3. Then use a stylus with a ball head and do the "cupping" technique. That's just simply by drawing a circle around the inner petals. This will make the flower 3D. Remember to use a foam mat or a mouse pad as your "mat" else this will not work.


4. Layer each petal on each other by alternating the petals. You can use hot glue or any adhesive here. I used hot glue so use your stylus to hold it down to avoid burning your fingers.


5. Finish it off with a bling, a brad or a button in the middle. 


Wa-la!! Your very own 3D flowers. Perfect for any season.

Here's the card I made for Chinese New Year. I added some ladybugs too. :) You can make this for a gift box, a hamper or just about anything!


Take a closer look at the card on my blog or my FB page.

Happy crafting! :)

-------------------------------------
Supplies used:
Mouse pad
Hot glue
Paper
Ladybug wood decor

1 comment:

Karen Schroeder said...

Thanks for the flower-making tutorial! Love it Angie!

Share This Post

Related Posts with Thumbnails