Fresh flowers, of course, beautiful and pleasing to the eye, but they have several significant drawbacks – bouquets quickly wither and dry up, and the plants in pots requires care. In this article, we want to tell you how to make a beautiful artificial flower with his own hands, which does not wither and that do not require constant care.
In order to make an artificial flower with your hands you will need:
- Decorative leaves (sold fabric white bars) – the price of a single sheet depending on the form from 4 to 12 rubles, or 80 cents up to 5-8 the
- set – from 100 roubles;
- Two-way heavy paper;
- Shaped hole punch or scissors;
- Styrofoam balls;
- Without acid dye (green);
- A piece of foam or clay;
- Metal can or pot.
How to make artificial flower with his own hands:
Take the leaves and carefully paint them green paint or without an acid dye (paint in aerosol)
Until the leaves dry, Takes wire weave of her trunk and branches, and then also paint if necessary.
At the bottom of the pot insert or attach clay, glue the foam to the load, and then stained with paint on top.
When everything is dry, attach the leaves to the wire, and it in turn inserted into the centre of the pot.
Now proceed to the actual colours.
Styrofoam ball and will be the basis of each flower
Of coloured paper shaped punch cut flowers, if you have no Punch, you can use the old-fashioned method of cutting with scissors.
In the center of each flower with a paint brush dotting (perianth).
Attach the paper flowers to the Styrofoam ball with the help of pins stuck into the center of each flower.
Colors should be as much cover the entire surface of the globe.
When everything is ready, attach beads married flowers to the stem (wire) already established plants.
All our no fading and requires no maintenance flower in a pot ready, it can be put on the table and the window sill or give on Valentine’s Day or March 8.