How do you make a simple paper flower?


  1. 1Make a paper square. Start out with a square piece of paper, preferably thin or lightweight paper.
  2. 2Fold diagonally in half. Fold the square diagonally in half to come up with a triangle.
  3. 3Fold in half.
  4. 4Fold in half again.
  5. 5Rotate and fold.
  6. 6Cut above the straight edge.
  7. 7Draw an arc and cut.
  8. 8Unfold the paper.

How do you make simple roses for kids?


  1. Draw the large right petal.
  2. Add the left petal behind the right.
  3. Draw the top of two more petals.
  4. Add the stem below the petals.
  5. Start the left leaves with the stem.
  6. Draw the leaves at each end,
  7. Start the right leaves with the stem.
  8. Draw the leaves at each end.

What kind of paper do you use for paper roses?

If you’re looking to create paper flowers, then I highly suggest using American Crafts or Bazzill Cardstock for the foundation of your flowers. Both of these cardstock companies create sturdy cardstock perfect for hand-cut or die cut flowers.

What kind of paper do you use to make giant paper flowers?

Supplies Needed for your Large Paper Flowers:

  • Bazzill Cardstock Paper.
  • Gold Sparkle Cardstock Paper.
  • Smart Cutting Machine or Printer.
  • FREE SVG Files.
  • Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks.
  • Scissors.
  • Cake Boards.
  • Wire.

What is the best paper weight for paper flowers?

I almost always use either 50 or 65 pound weight cardstock. At times I have gone up to 80 pound but never any higher than that because it becomes too difficult to get a smooth curl to your petals at a certain thickness.

How many petals do you need for paper flowers?

This isn’t an exact science… but as a starting point, if you’re making the largest size flower with one petal per 8.5″x11″ piece of paper, you’d need a circle that’s about 3 inches in diameter and progressively smaller circles for smaller sized flowers.

How do you make easy paper flowers?

The first step to make simple flowers with paper is to draw on colored card the petals of a flower. To make it easier, draw the center of the flower with a very weak pencil and then make the petals. On another card of a different color, draw the center of the flower. Cut out the outline of the flower and the center.

How do you make roses out of paper?

1. To make a paper rose, begin by printing a template on both sides of a piece of printer paper (not cardstock). Cut out each of the four squares on the paper rose template. Fold each square in quarters, making sure to keep the curved lines on top. Cut along the curved lines.

How do you make a giant paper rose?

DIY: Giant Paper Rose Flower Materials (to make one giant rose) Step 1: Cut the petals Step 2: Cut the leaves + calyx Step 3: Make the rose stem Step 4: Shape the petals Step 5: Create the rose bud – the inner part of the rose Step 6: Make the rose bloom –the outer part of the rose Step 7: Make the leaf-stems Step 8: Add calyx to rose

How do you make tissue paper roses?

Steps Select a color of tissue paper. Fold the tissue paper and cut 8 3-inch (8 cm) squares. Stack 4 of the pieces of tissue paper and trim off 3 corners. Make the paper rose petals look more realistic. Form the paper rose petals into a tissue paper rose. Secure the paper rose petals with the wire.