Mexican Paper Flowers

Mexican Paper Flowers

Supplies:

8 pieces of tissue paper, minimum 5″ X 5″ varied or same colors
Floral wire or pipe cleaner
Scissors

Layer your tissue paper alternating colors as desired.

Mexican Paper Flowers

Fold the paper alternating back and forth. When you are done it should look like a fan.

Mexican Paper Flowers

Use the floral wire or pipe cleaner to attach the “stem”. Fold over the wire so there is a short end and a long end. Twist the short end around the long end.

Mexican Paper Flowers

Cut the ends of your flowers to a point. Do not forget to do this.

Mexican Paper Flowers

Carefully pull each layer up towards the center of the flower.

Mexican Paper Flowers

Ta-Da a beautiful Mexican paper flower!

Mexican Paper Flowers

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