This weekend I hosted my first Spring Crafternoon!!! We had so much fun! I got the idea for this craft from a beautiful spring plaque I saw on House of Smith's blog. She walks through step by step on how to make the full project but for my crafternoon I though we should just start out with the wreath and if we're ambitious then we'll try the full plaque. (Spoiler: Barely made it through the wreath, so probably not going to make the full plaque this time =) ) I purchased a number of these hard green Styrofoam/plastic wreaths from Michael's along with a variety of spring colored crepe paper rolls.
And we started in. We cut pieces of crepe paper approximately 2 feet long, crumbled each, and then to roll into flowers. It was fun because each person rolled their flowers different which made for a good variety of wreaths.
The key we found to making the best flowers was WINE! Then you don't really care how they turned out =) After a number of flowers were made we then started to hot glue the flowers onto the wreath. The came together really great and the variety of colors were fantastic.
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