paper flower library

Paper flowers are so satisfying to make and surprisingly long lasting – no water required! The Exquisite Book of Paper Flowers: A Guide to Making Unbelievably Realistic Paper Blooms   This book is a treasured part of my personal collection.  Full of tender,...
Tissue Paper Daisy Chain DIY

Tissue Paper Daisy Chain DIY

Daisy garlands bring to mind images of freedom,  fun and dancing in a summer field.  The design of these light paper daisies linked to form a delicate paper daisy chain hopefully evokes the same feelings, and can be made any time of the year. The design is made from...
Frazer Parfum – and Freshly Found Flowers

Frazer Parfum – and Freshly Found Flowers

Friday night was the relaunch of Tammy Frazer’s Parfum Shop.  It was a delight to make up origami lilies from Crane’s Crest 100% cotton paper for the event. Frazer Parfum is a bespoke creative perfume house working only with high quality natural raw...
Painted Paper Peace Lilies

Painted Paper Peace Lilies

Peace lilies are indigenous to South Africa, and one of my favourite flowers.  I love their simplicity and have enjoyed making them up out of paper.  I used book paper, but here in this bunch, I added a layer of white acrylic paint, before wet moulding the petals.  I...