Tuesday, 23 July 2013

Tea bag folded flower tutorial

Hi everyone how are you all? have you been getting much crafting done in the heat wave we are having? There is still plenty of time to enter our challenge over on the challenge blog and also lots of fun stuff going on on a daily basis over in the Facebook group so why not pop along and enter the challenge and come say hi over in the Facebook group and join in the fun!
Today I would like to share with you a quick and easy tutorial showing how to make Tea Bag folded flowers. So here it is and I hope you like it!
Pic 1
A selection of materials that can be used to create the flowers
Pic 2
I used the punch pictured above to cut out 8 circles
Pic 3
Step 1take one of the punched out circles and fold in half, keep the straight edge at the top (top left) Step 2 fold from the bottom middle at an angle (top right) and turn over (bottom left). Step 3 fold from the middle at an angle (bottom right).
Pic 4 
Repeat all of the steps in pic 3 until you have 7 folded petal parts and on unfolded circle, Using PVA glue stick all parts to the unfolded circle putting the point of each section in the middle. I also popped a button in the centre (optional).
Pic 5

Voila! a quick and easy Tea Bag folded flower!
These flowers are perfect for using any papers that you have and also for those scraps that you "might need" so don't throw away.
I hope that you have enjoyed this little tutorial and find it useful. Why not pop over to our Facebook group and show us your creations using this tutorial, we would love to see them!
Thanks for Stopping by

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