Make a Paper Posey Spring Wreath
- 14-inch wreath form
- 2 rolls 1.5-inch x 4-yard wired ribbon
- yellow ball quilting pins
- midweight card stock in assorted colors
Wrap Ribbon Around Wreath
Pin end of ribbon to wreath form (Image 1) and wrap ribbon around form, keeping taut (Image 2).
Finish with a row of pins to secure ribbon.
Create Paper Flowers
To make paper flowers, fold a 4-inch square (Image 1) of card stock into fourths (Image 2), then again into a triangle (Image 3), as shown.
Cut folded paper into petal shape (Image 1) and unfold (Image 2).
Create Inner Flower
For inner flower, fold and cut a 3-inch square of card stock in the same manner (Images 1, 2).
Create Flower Volume
Unfold, and remove one petal section with scissors (Image 1). Tape flower petal edges together (Image 2).
Attach Flower Layers
Use yellow quilting pins to attach various flower layers (Images 1, 2).
Add Flowers to Wreath
Pin flowers to wreath form.
Cut leaf shape out of green card stock (Image 1) and pin to wreath form (Image 2).
Fill Up Wreath With Flowers
Add more flowers until wreath is complete (Images 1, 2).