Only shape the petals in the center! Use your pencil to curl the top of the large petals under: Their whimsy makes them not only a pleasure to behold, but also an enjoyable project to undertake.
As your working, slip your fingers inside each petal and push the petal out to form it back to shape. This project makes a remarkably simple and beautiful piece that can be used to make a bouquet, a boutonniere, a brooch, or just about any flowery thing that starts with the letter B.
Add a short stem made of gauge cloth-wrapped floral wire in one of two ways: Made with black construction paper and tissue paper of various colors. This is so important. Do this by wrapping the top around a pencil, while stretching the crepe slightly to avoid wrinkles, about one to one and a half times.
Repeat with the remaining small petals, wrapping with plenty of floral tape each time. I told you this was easy. Start with a 2-byinch strip of crepe paper.
Attach end of strip to stamen; wind it around, gradually bringing Crepe paper roses higher on stamen. Clockwise from top left: This project is a simple twist on a pom pom garland by stringing them vertically with paper leaves so they become vines.
Add as many petals at a time as you feel comfortable. Wrap tightly in a diagonal motion, stretching the crepe as you go. Made with a box of disposable cone coffee filters 8 filters will make one full bloom rose.
Secure with floral tape. Repeat all these steps with two more leaves. Then shape the petals, and attach them to the stamen with floral tape. Position these leaves down the stem a few inches below the base of the flower head, and secure with floral tape.
Made with floral tape, gauge floral stem wire, Doublette and craft glue. I chose to skip that step to save on time and materials.Since the Kentucky Derby® is often referred to as the "Run for the Roses" (in honor of the Garland of Roses presented to the winner), it seems only.
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They were time consuming to be sure, but totally worth the effort.
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