AUTOPLAY
Recycled Flower Garland!
27 steps
What you’ll need
Scissors
Black Paint
Towel
Egg Carton
Paint
Water Cup
Branch
Paint Brushes
White Paint
String
First, understand the difference between shades and tints!
1. First, understand the difference between shades and tints!
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Shade is the original color mixed with black!
2. Shade is the original color mixed with black!
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Tint is the original color mixed with white!
3. Tint is the original color mixed with white!
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Pick one base color that you will create shades and tints of!
4. Pick one base color that you will create shades and tints of!
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Now make your pallet of different shades and tints!
5. Now make your pallet of different shades and tints!
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Grab your scissors and cut around the middle of each row
6. Grab your scissors and cut around the middle of each row
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Once done, it should look like this!
7. Once done, it should look like this!
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Then cut each section out
8. Then cut each section out
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Now cut the middle section to make it look like petals! *be careful to not cut all the way in!
9. Now cut the middle section to make it look like petals! *be careful to not cut all the way in!
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It should look like this!
10. It should look like this!
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Once you have cut them, it’s time to paint! Start with the darkest shade
11. Once you have cut them, it’s time to paint! Start with the darkest shade
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Then the lighter shade
12. Then the lighter shade
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Now the base color
13. Now the base color
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Now the first tint!
14. Now the first tint!
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Then the lightest tint!
15. Then the lightest tint!
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Let them dry!
16. Let them dry!
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Now paint the inside! *you don’t have to paint it all the way to the center!
17. Now paint the inside! *you don’t have to paint it all the way to the center!
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Cut a long piece of your string!
18. Cut a long piece of your string!
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Once dry, re cut the sides!
19. Once dry, re cut the sides!
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Starting with the darkest shade, string it through and tie a knot through a side!
20. Starting with the darkest shade, string it through and tie a knot through a side!
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Make sure you leave some room at the top!
21. Make sure you leave some room at the top!
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String the next shade, make sure the flower is going the same way!
22. String the next shade, make sure the flower is going the same way!
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Make sure to leave room between flowers, and tie it off!
23. Make sure to leave room between flowers, and tie it off!
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Repeat with the other colors!
24. Repeat with the other colors!
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Now tie the top to your branch!
25. Now tie the top to your branch!
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Cut off the excess string at the bottom!
26. Cut off the excess string at the bottom!
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You can repeat this with another color! Or do this with your family!
27. You can repeat this with another color! Or do this with your family!
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