Easy and original DIY for Frida Kahlo themed child costume
Easy and original DIY for Frida Kahlo themed child costume
PAPER FLOWERS
Frida Kahlo is a famous artist, whom many still admire. So if you organize a Frida Kahlo-themed birthday party, to pay tribute to him, we have something to inspire you! As Frida was a flower lover, we suggest you make them with our easy and free tutorial. Also, this tutorial will be perfect if you want to do flower themed birthday ! You can decline them in many ways: in disguise, decoration or animation. What more ?
  • 1ND STEP.

    1ND STEP.

    1ND STEP.

    Prepare all your materials. 

  • 2ND STEP.

    2ND STEP.

    2ND STEP.

    Cut strips of tissue paper, and fold the strip over itself. 

  • 3ND STEP.

    3ND STEP.

    3ND STEP.

    Cut the end (on the side of the open silk sheet, not the side of the fold), as in the photo. Cut out your wire stems. 

  • 4ND STEP.

    4ND STEP.

    4ND STEP.

    Unfold the tissue paper and start rolling it up.

  • 5ND STEP.

    5ND STEP.

    5ND STEP.

    Do not hesitate to crumple the base of the flower, to give it volume.

  • 6ND STEP.

    6ND STEP.

    6ND STEP.

    Take a stem and wedge it into the base of the flower.

  • 7ND STEP.

    7ND STEP.

    7ND STEP.

    Tape the stem and the flower with masking tape.

  • 8ND STEP.

    8ND STEP.

    8ND STEP.

    Put several pieces of masking tape to secure the flower. 

  • 9ND STEP.

    9ND STEP.

    9ND STEP.

    Of course you can vary the sizes, shapes, height of the rod depending on what you are going to do with it! We present here some examples, but you are free to decline the uses.

  • 10ND STEP.

    10ND STEP.

    10ND STEP.

    You can, for example, decorate a cake. To do this, position the flowers around a cake. Guaranteed effect!

  • 11ND STEP.

    11ND STEP.

    11ND STEP.

    Another possibility: make a wreath of flowers. It's the must have for Frida Kahlo's birthday! 

  • 12ND STEP.

    12ND STEP.

    12ND STEP.

    You can also make a bouquet of flowers! All you have to do is make several, put them in a vase and arrange them on your table! 

And now, it's over ! Everyone will love your 3 in 1 paper flowers!
Practical tip 1: make flowers of several colors to brighten it up!
Practical tip 2: make the paper flowers with the children for a great birthday animation. They will be able to take their creation home and it will make them a beautiful memory!  

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