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Paper Daisy Plant Poke

Within a short time, you can make a simple daisy like this to decorate any green plant in your home. Another charming idea is to make a bouquet of these daisies. Fill a charming terracotta pot with sand and place the finished daisies in the pot. It makes a nice decoration for a shelf or a window sill.



Paper Craft for Summer and All Occasions - Paper Daisy Plant Poke

For this project you will need:

- pattern below for the flower
- white aquarell or watercolor textured cardstock - the stronger the quality the better
- yellow cardstock
- stylus and foam mat
- thin wooden stick or skewer
- green permanent marker
- yellow aquarell or watercolor pencil
- small paint brush and water
- craft glue
- 3-d foam tape pieces
- hot glue gun

Craft Pattern:

Flowers and leaf

Daisy and Leaf Template





Instructions for three daisies:

Paper Daisy Tutorial 1
1. For each daisy, print out and trace the flower pattern twice on the white aquarell or watercolor paper.

Paper Daisy Tutorial 2
2. Cut the flowers out and use the stylus to draw a line down the center of each petal.

Paper Daisy Tutorial 3
3. Then take the water color pencil and draw a line along one side of each petal.

Paper Daisy Tutorial 4
4. Then dip the paint brush into water and go over the drawn line to soften it. Use the water to carry the color a little over the petal to enhance the look but do not completely fill it out. Set the flowers aside to dry.

Paper Daisy Tutorial 5 
5. Then bend each petal a little inward along the line created by the stylus. This will give the petals a little depth.

Paper Daisy Tutorial 6
6. On the back side of 3 petals, place a piece of foam tape in the center and peel away the paper backing of the tape.

Paper Daisy Tutorial 7
7. This is now how the flowers look like.

Paper Daisy Tutorial 8
8. Cut a 1.5 cm circle for each flower and glue to the center.

Paper Daisy Tutorial 9
9. Cut out 6 leaves and also draw a line through each with the stylus. Bend each leaf also a little inward.
10. Color each wooden skewer green with the marker. Then hot glue one flower and 2 leaves to each skewer and you are finished.

Paper Craft for Summer and All Occasions - Paper Daisy Plant Poke 2
These make lovely plant sticks for green plants or create a bunch of them and make a bouquet for a special someone.





A Selection of Summer Paper Crafts

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Decoupaged Mirror With Cheerful Birds

Fancy Paper Maché Duck

Colorful Magazine Files Embellished With Washi Tape

Artistic Rock Paperweights or Rock Decorations

Artistic Coasters

Create Colorful Abstract Art Collage Canvas Pictures

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Tree Suncatcher

Paper Craft for Summer and All Occasions - Paper Daisy Plant Poke



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