- A square of coloured paper e.g. a sheet from a non-sticky post it pad.
- An A4 sheet of coloured paper.
- An A4 sheet of green paper
- Pritstick or glue.
- A scissors.
Take a square of coloured paper.
Fold the opposite corners to make a triangle and crease sharply
Open to a square again
Fold the other two corners together to make a triangle
Open to a square and fold one corner into the centre, crease sharply
Fold opposite corner to the centre
Fold final two corners into the centre until you have a smaller square
Fold the corners of this square into the centre
The square is smaller still
Fold the corners back so they peep over the edge of the square
Taking the inner 4 corners, lift them so they stand up
This is the basis of your flower
Cut a thin strip from the side of the A4 page
Roll it up
Place it on the palm of your hand and allow it to spring open
Glue one side of it and place it in the centre of the flower
Glue the flower on a page or card
Cut a strip from the side of the green A4 page and stick on as a stem
Cut two more strips, roll them up, place on your hand and allow to spring open.
Press both sides of the roll with thumb and finger and stick on the card beside the stem