BLOOMING PAPER: How to Handcraft Paper Flowers and Botanicals


by Laura Reed

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Learn to create bold, modern paper flowers from an award-winning professional in the field. Laura Reed’s detailed, colorful paper creations are works of art, and her guide inspires you to make floral designs that bring immediate joy as well as permanent beauty. Paper flower making is an accessible craft that uses simple tools and humble materials, and Reed’s methodical approach is perfect for beginners and more advanced enthusiasts.

Reed walks you through basic techniques, then step-by-step tutorials to make specific flower forms. Enjoy seven projects that take you through shaping the first petal to designing full paper flower displays. Projects include a bouquet, boutonniere, table arrangement, wreath, hanging chandelier, garland, and cake topper. By the end of the book, you will not only know how to make a range of flowers but also understand how to design your own blooms and use them in projects. All templates are provided.