Friday, January 11, 2013

Paper Bag Flowers!

Hello Welcome to
Tutorial Time Challenge from
Mark's Finest Papers a Heinrich Co

 Here is my tutorial for Paper Bag Flowers!

Supplies:  scissors, flower punch, paper bags,
Elmer's glue (or any school glue) buttons, or pearls, walnut ink.
I added powder chalk with water in spray bottle for some extra shine.
You can use any shimmer spritz sprays for added shine.
 

I first cut my bags so they are easy to punch

I find that if my punch starts to stick a few punches of tin foil sharpens the punch.

Punched flowers

Now time to crinkle the flowers.  I have found the longer they stay crinkled the better. 

Next I spray them with Walnut Ink and then with
the chalk spray.  The chalk spray gives a great shine.  Again, you can use any shimmer mists.


Next I take 6 petals and glue a dot in the middle of each and stack.
See how glue is here, this is done for each layer.

Now for making the flower have more texture.  I squeeze down in the middle and twist to layer the petals. 
Here you can see I have added buttons in the center .
A ton of colors can be made using walnut inks and shimmers.


Now for the card I finished with one of these fun flowers!
Hope you enjoyed this quick and fun project!
Can't wait to see your flowers!
Tammylee
Mark's Finest Papers a Heinrich Co
Tutorial Time Design Team
Sr Design Team

8 comments:

  1. thanks for the simple but great tutorial...I love making these flowers now...thanks to you...well done...

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  2. Really great tutorial and I love your finished product! Thanks for a fun new embellishment to add to a project.

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  3. Tammylee,
    This was a fun tutorial and enjoyed making the flowers. Your card is lovely, as are all of your flowers!

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  4. Great tutorial, this is fun! Love your card!

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  5. Fabulous tutorial, Tammylee! Thanks for it and what a lovely creation.

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  6. Super tutorial for making flowers Tammylee! Love the look of these!

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  7. Your flowers are gorgeous!!!! I love the idea of spending a day and just making up a bunch!!!

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  8. Great tut Tamylee. I too make kraft bag flowers. Favorite part is the scrunching!

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All About Tammylee

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Just a little about me, I have two grown sons and have been married 31 years to my best friend. We live in Northern Wisconsin so I have a lot of time to work on my projects in the Winter. The rest of the year I buy out my time. I have loved crafts all my life. I started my first scrapbook when I was in 7th grade. I was the Historian for my OEA (Office Education Association) club in high school and college. I am the design team coordinator for Chalk N Stock. I have been the design team coordinator for several other groups as well. I am a design team member of Chalk N Stock. I was a Card Stylist for DRS Designs. I have been A Crafting Start, Mark's Finest Papers A Heinrich Company, Ready, Set, Create and Digi Darla'son Bella Digi Studio, Baby Buds, Chalk-Ah-Lot, Inktegrity, Digi's With Attitude!, Fairy Knoll , Stamping Plus Scrap N, Craft Us Crazy, Shannon's Sentiments, Paper Cupcakes, DtsArt, IDIC and many GD spots. Gotta love stamping.