Flower card

Flowers make your heart bloom ♥ And as you know, upcoming Sunday it will be Mother’s Day. This is a great opportunity to let your mother know what she means to you 😀

You can spoil her with a present and a beautiful handmade flowerish card! You will only need 15 minutes to craft this little gem.
 

Craft supplies

  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Glue / double-sided adhesive tape
  • 1 sheet of green paper
  • 2 sheets of different colored paper (for the flower petals)
  • Sticky rhinestone

 

Printable template

 

Instructions – step by step

Video tutorial

In this video tutorial you’ll learn step by step how to create this flower card.

Quick & easy flower card tutorial | DIY – Mother's Day greeting card

Photo tutorial

In this photo tutorial you’ll learn step by step how to create this flower card.

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Step 1: Take two sheets of different colored paper and fold them in half.

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Step 2: Draw a flower with 4 petals on the colored paper.
Or.. download a printable template from my blog. The link can be found in the video description.

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Step 3: Cut out the flower shape with scissors.
You’ve got 4 flower shapes now. We will use only 3 of them. The remaining one can serve as a template if you want to make more flowers.

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Step 4: Put double-sided adhesive tape or glue in the center of two flower shapes.
Then put the shapes onto each other, but first turn the middle flower shape a quarter (90 degrees).

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Step 5: Fold the flower petals a bit to add more dimension.

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Step 6: For the finishing touch: put a sticky rhinestone in the center of the top flower.

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Step 7: Then take a sheet of green paper and fold it twice.

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Step 8: Draw a half leaf shape from the fold and cut it out with scissors.

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Step 9: Now you will have two leaf shapes which you need to unfold a bit.
Check if you like the leaf shape size compared to the flower shape.

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Step 10: Attach the flower & leaves to the middle of a blank greeting card by using double-sided adhesive tape or glue.

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Step 11: Fold the flower petals one last time to add some more dimension if you like.

Your flower card is ready now!


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