Spring yields an abundance of petite wildflowers in a range of beautiful colors, the perfect size for decorating tapered candles. Pressing violets and other tiny wildflowers is so easy to do and a great introduction into creative projects with pressed flowers.
How to Press Wildflowers without a Flower Press
Decorating Candles with Pressed flowers
In addition to the pressed flowers and 2 tapered candles you’ll need these supplies: long tweezers, craft glue, flat toothpick and a jar lid.
These candles are so love, you'll want to make these as wedding, birthday and anniversary gifts. Hope you enjoy making and using them as well.
Want to learn how to make your own sturdy flower press and more pressed floral and botanical projects?
Deborah Tukua is the author of the booklet, Making and Using a Flower Press. It is available on Amazon.
About the Author:
Deborah Tukua is the editor of Journey to Natural Living and the author of the healthy fresh from the blender recipe book, Naturally Sweet Blender Treats. She is a freelance writer for the Farmers' Almanac and Chiropractic Economics magazine and author of the book, Marketing Strategies for Chiropractic Success.
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