Saturday, November 26, 2011 flower tutorial

Today I have a tutorial using the new Artistic Gatefold Collection carnation flowers from the Heartfelt Creations Black Friday new release!

Name: Elegant Wild Roses
Tutorial by Amarilys
Step 1. Stamp 2 of each of the largest Carnation Florals 2 Precut Set flowers onto cream cardstock and die cut them using the Spellbinders Carnation Creations die.

Tutorial by Amarilys
Step 2. Ink all the edges using a Tim Holtz Ink Blending Tool and Vintage Photo distress ink.

Tutorial by Amarilys
Step 3a. Curl and fold each petal into a v shape like so.

Tutorial by Amarilys
Step 3b. Here is a shot of the back of the flower so you can see how it should look. Do this to the largest 2 flowers and one of the smaller ones.

Tutorial by Amarilys
Step 4. For the last smaller flower, curl the petals upwards. This is how your flowers should look up until here.

Tutorial by Amarilys
Step 5. Place each petal inside the other staggering the petals and make a bud with the last smaller flower and place in the center.

There you have it! These roses are so fun and easy to do! You can bling them up if you like or leave them as is.

Thanks again for stopping by my blog today. I hope that you enjoyed this tutorial. If you make some flowers, leave me a link so I can check out your creations!


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