Paper Flower Tutorial – Swamp Pink

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Swam Pink is a ethereal flower that looks something out of one of a Dr. Seuss’s backdrop, but they appear in the swamps and wetlands of the Mid-Atlantic. Imagine how wonderful it would be to spot this shock of pink in all of the greens and browns of the swamp.

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How to make rare and endangered flowers in paper

Swamp Pink (Helonias bullata)

petal ply

Pink 2 ply

white 1 ply

purple 1 ply

Supply list

2 inch strips of pink tissue paper

2 1/2 strips of white tissue paper

2 3/4 inch strips of purple tissue paper

printer paper

dark green tissue paper

spring green tissue paper

mod podge

Swamp pink template

(click template for the full size)

Try it for yourself! and when you do use hashtag #foldedPetal with your photos! And please let me know what you think in the comments, I want to make the best how-to guilds for you and your input makes that happen!

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