UO DIY: How to Press and Frame Flowers
Bring some color into your life with this simple tutorial that shows how to press and frame wildflowers behind glass. Photos by CJ Harvey Needed: -fresh flowers -glass frame -paper towels -books (or something heavy for pressing flowers) -clear drying glue -scissors 1. Okay, ready to press some flowers?! It's super easy. To start, you'll need to trim down any of the flowers that you want to press. We chose several different colors to keep things vibrant, but obviously anything goes…
Pressing Flowers - FineGardening
There are two ways to press flowers, and both methods have worked well for me. The method you choose depends on what’s more convenient for you. In a pinch, I have gotten excellent results using the “big book method”
Pressed Flower Mobile
With flowers beginning to bloom all around... here is a sweet simple craft you can do to preserve them and enjoy them for years to come! To create you will need: 1 cup baking soda 1/2 cup corn starch 3/4 cup of warm water rolling pin round cookie cutter or cup for cutting your clay circles pressed flowers mod podge (we used outdoor so we could hang it outdoors) paint brush fishing line embroidery hoop To begin Follow this tutorial to make the white clay. Cut out your clay with a cup or a…
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Flower preservation! If you have a flower you want to save, dip it in soy wax and let it dry then repeat! Jewelry in Candles are 100% Soy and smell wonderful, they would be a great part of this at home project! Feel free to share with all your crafty friends!! www.jewelryincandles.com/store/twisted_candles
Preserve Your Favorite Fall Leaves
Preserve Your Favorite Fall Leaves 1/2 cup water 1/4 cup vegetable gylcerin ziploc bag Marinate in solution for 3 - 4 days. Remove and blot dry. I must try this!
Pocket Flower Press
Pocket Flower Press: Have you ever been out for a stroll and found some pretty flowers that you want to preserve only to find that by the time you arrive home they are crushed, wilted, and no longer good for pressing. Well suffer no more with this handy pocket-sized flo…
Crafting with Dry Flowers: A Guide to Drying and Pressing
Learn how to press and dry flowers to use in homemade candles, frames, and more. Find out which flowers are best for pressing and drying with our guide.
Preserve Your Favorite Summer Blooms Now, And Enjoy All Year Long
Tips and ideas to preserve Spring and Summer flowers all year long. Who doesn't want to see their favorite blooms in Fall and Winter? Frame pressed flowers in a shadow box or other picture frame.
Light Switch Plate Pressed Flower Art "Art Prints"
Switch Plates with pressed flower "art prints" for home decor with protective clear satin sealer. Art print applied to switch plate cover. NOT real flowers because my original art is 11"x14". Original art takes 5 hours to design so most of my shop contains prints and also real pressed flowers would not be small enough to have this kind of variety on a switch plate. Real flowers fade and would not be practical. Great gift for the garden or nature lover. This plate is medium size 4 7/8"…
Stained Glass pressed flower bevel suncatcher
This is a 4" x 7" Diamond Bevel Suncatcher. The flowers are from my garden that I have dried and pressed. Both sides are Bevels.. It is wrapped in copper foil, soldered and waxed to a beautiful shine. It has a hook for hanging and can go on a wall or in a window