May 2015 archive

Paper Flower Backdrop, Paper Flower Wall - giant paper flowers | ashandcrafts.com

Paper Flower Backdrop

Hi everyone! Happy Friday! I am going back and re-making some of my previous tutorials. Today I am sharing my tutorial on how to make giant paper flowers for a paper flower backdrop. You can make a few to use as decorations, or make a whole bunch to fill an entire wall to use as […] Read more…

Crepe Paper Water Lily Tutorial | ashandcrafts.com

Crepe Paper Water Lily

Hello everyone! I hope you had a wonderful Memorial Day weekend! Today I have another crepe paper flower tutorial for you. When I posted my succulent tutorial, I mentioned that I had to find a way to make the petals look thick or else the succulents would look like a water lily. Someone asked me […] Read more…

Crepe Paper Succulent Tutorial | ashandcrafts.com

Crepe Paper Succulents

Hello everyone! Lately I have been seeing succulents everywhere! They’re very trendy right now and I’ve seen some cute weddings with succulent favors and decor. I think this is great because they’re drought-resistant, which is a huge plus for me in California right now. Today I have a tutorial for you for succulents that are […] Read more…

Free Printable Bunting Banner | ashandcrafts.com

Freebie Friday: Printable Banner

Hi everyone! Lately I’ve been working on a surprise project, and today you’ll get to see a glimpse of it! I was working on a free printable bunting banner kit that allows you to mix and match to create tons of variations! This printable banner kit is exclusive for email subscribers, current and new ones. […] Read more…

Easy Paper Rose Tutorial | ashandcrafts.com

Spiral Paper Roses

Hi everyone! Today I have another post over at the ThinkCrafts blog for CreateForLess! This one is a very easy paper rosette. I think this is the easiest paper rose I know how to make. I love making paper flowers that can be cut freehand with no patterns and this one is definitely one of […] Read more…

Gold Foil Printing Tutorial | ashandcrafts.com

Gold Foil Printing Tutorial

Hi everyone! Happy Friday! Today I don’t have a Freebie Friday printable for you. Instead, I have something that’s even better and I’m so excited to share! I apologize in advance for the poor photos. It is so hard to get a camera to focus on shiny things! I previously shared these gold quote printables, […] Read more…

20 Glamorous Flower Wreaths | ashandcrafts.com

20 Glamorous Spring Wreaths

Hello everyone! I recently discovered the site HomeTalk, which many of you are probably familiar with already. I posted a couple of my posts on there including my Spring Rosebud Wreath and I was asked to curate a board of flower wreaths. I chose 20 wreath projects that I liked on HomeTalk and below is […] Read more…

Crepe Paper Calla Lily Tutorial | ashandcrafts.com

Crepe Paper Calla Lily

Hi everyone! Mother’s Day is this Sunday! I have my gift ready, do you? Today I’m sharing a crepe paper calla lily tutorial that incorporates chocolate! This makes a great gift for the mothers in your life because its handmade, the flowers last forever, and the center is edible! On another sadder note, I started […] Read more…