The possibilities for paper include scrapbook paper, old books, tissue paper, and much. Here is a quick little video showing you how make the wreath. I love the look of them and i love the story behind them. This diy book page wreath is a great accent to any room, and you can repurpose a discarded book. Today i am going to share the tutorial of how to make this simple wreath from an old book. My paper is double sided, but it doesnt have to be you wont see the. How to make a book page wreath the shabby creek cottage. Or just get an old book that had been worn out papers missing or torn find some old music sheets that are unusable. Use old book pages to create roses for decor for centerpieces, bouquets, head table, etc. Old book crafts book page crafts book page art book pages folded book art paper book book folding paper folding diy paper the cool thing about this paper art wreath is that you can dress it up a little all through the year so that it reflects the current holiday or season. This wreath is a little more complicated so i didnt even bother to try to explain when emily has already explained it so well. For this craft, we chose the handy arrow tr400ws glue gun kit, which allowed for easy access to glue sticks and glue gun from the handy kit workstation for this glueintensive project. Mar 15, 2020 if you have extra book pages after making this wreath, you should make a few of these adorable little hanging paper birds. I keep suggesting that the end of the series is nigh.
A step by step tutorial of how to make a wreath from old book pages. Paper flower wreath tutorial handmade paper flowers by. I chose to give my wreath a grateful theme making it perfect for thanksgiving or fall. Book page wreath made in 3 easy steps sparkles of sunshine. After i hung it on the door, i got this fun asian decor vibe from it that really appealed to my taste. Fluff the rose and add any petals where you think your rose might need more. Tie a bow at the top of the ribbon and hang your beautiful wreath. I also love that fact that is a very cheap diy project to make. Maymay helms po box 485 jemison, al 35085 my blog purchase stamps facebook. I am a lover of old books and words printed on almost anything so it was a given that i would fall in love with this book page wreath when i saw it on the internet. How to make a dahlia book page wreath a wonderful thought. Nov 14, 20 last year i made a rather large book page wreath to hang over our mantel.
Light a candle inside at night, and the music glows. There are several book page wreaths out there for inspiration. Sep 11, 2019 this wreath was so easy to make, i dont even think it took an entire afternoon to make it. Try with music sheets or old book pages for a vintage affair. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. I scooped up some old books in the free box at my local library, and straw wreath forms at a local garage sale. Book page wreath tutorial book page wreath, wreath tutorial. Apr 03, 2020 how to make an easy paper dogwood flower blossom wreath.
Diy patriotic paper straw wreath home crafts by ali. If you do not want to use an old book, another great way to make this wreath would be to use colored paper and match it with your decor. Using the hot glue gun, start gluing them to your wreath form. How to make a book page paper wreath the crafty blog stalker. Last year, i made a spring wreath with a cute little bird and some bunting on it. As i promised earlier here is the tutorial of how to make a paper flower wreath out of simple tissue paper. Old book pages about 70 licia likes to use paperback books because the pages tear out easily and the paper is a nice weight for rolling. After seeing lots of pictures of them all over and loving the look of them, i decided it was time to make one.
How to make a book page wreath, and more book art ideas. The book is a book of poems by keats, however it is falling apart and some pages are missing. How to make a book page wreath celebrate every day with me. You could easily switch out the scrapbook paper you use on the wreath to make a book page wreath for any holiday or season how cute would this be for easter. Continue working around the rose from the center out until you have a very full paper rose. Optional if your wreath will be hung where the cardboard backing can be seen i. You can use an old book you have around already or. Im an avid reader and a lover of rustic chic diy so theres something about old book pages that just tugs at my heart. This video shows a cheap and easy way to create a beautiful book page wreath using new or old books, newspaper, or any paper. How to make a book page wreath perfect for fall polka dot chair.
In developing the party theme of vintage books, burlap and lace, i made this book page wreath for her door. While i was at it i also made another book page wreath using a tutorial i found over at jones design company. Materials to make a paper wreath wrapping paper you only need a couple of sheets, or more depending on how many colours youd like in your wreath. I made one with the paper roses which was lovely, but lots of cutting and rose forming and gluing and time. Thanks for the tutorial and for hosting gina reply. This recycled book paper flower wreath is a craft that would work well as an earth day craft for children. This book page paper wreath tutorial is the first diy home decor item ive made this spring and it is a dollar store craft. Book page wreath tutorial book page crafts, book page. It is an amazon, craft industry alliance, awin, and ecogami affiliate. This book wreath adds a touch of romantic charm to your farmhouse, cottage, or apartment. When i first made this wreath, i thought it was just a pretty addition to a room. But you neednt use wrapping paper, you could upcycle magazines, old comic books, scrapbook paper, anything. I knew it would fit in perfect with my late summer mantel. So many great ways to use up what would have been trash.
I figured that if that many people are interested in such a thing, i might as well provide guidance on how to make them. These are really stiff rods, so it takes some muscle to bend, but the wreath is very sturdy. So cute to add to the window or on a wall next to this wreath. That wreath also had shredded paper but it was in the form of easter grass rather than a shred book pages. Trim the cardboard corners to make a circle or you can just leave it square. Jun 24, 2010 to make this a smaller wreath, cut your book pages in half. If you cant see the video, turn off your ad blocker. Book page wreath tutorial how to make a book page wreath. Make a book page wreath in just 3 easy steps, a simple tutorial at sparkles of sunshine. Oct 10, 20 this recycled book page wreath tutorial was an oldie but goodie trash to treasure idea.
Old book craftsbook page craftsbook page artbook pagesfolded book artbook foldingpaper foldingwreath craftsdiy wreath. I had a damaged antique book with beautiful gold leafed pages. Using the glue gun, put a little bit of glue on the back of the paper at one end. After taking down my winter wreath, i had a bare spot on my wall. Then i shared it in our wood frame gallery wall, and a lot of other people asked where they could find the tutorial. Its just that for a while there, i was making box chains with a vengeance. Nov 18, 2014 it was super exciting and i was honored to help her with the book launch party. I started by rolling a rubbermaid containers worth of paper cones while.
Created from vintage book pages, the center is embellished with a vintage paper rose. You could also use this technique to create a wreath using magazine pages, comic book pages, or even tissue paper or construction paper. It is made of 2629 paper flowers of two different sizes. Stand back and admire your new romantic book page wreath. Last year i made a rather large book page wreath to hang over our mantel. Easy paper dogwood flower blossom wreath free pattern and. An easy diy craft tutorial idea for beautiful home decor that you can display all year long. Jun 10, 2019 how to make a paper wreath using pages from a vintage book. I love them and these rustic paper butterflies using old book pages. It is time consuming, but so worth it, so you may want to start with a small wreath first. Just make the paper flowers with this free pattern and tutorial. Book page wreath tutorial large book page wreath i want to do this with a little poof of burlap in the center and a little bunch of flowers nestled within that see more. Maymay helms po box 485 jemison, al 35085 my blog purchase stamps.
Dec 04, 2014 how to make a book page wreath, and a few more book art projects im wanting to try this holiday season. I shared my book page wreath in my fall mantel a few years ago, and a few people asked where they could find the tutorial for it. How to make a book page wreath, a simple step by step tutorial on how to make a stunning wreath very cheap and very easy. It includes a wide variety of tutorials for handmade craft home decor. I have wanted to make a dahlia book page wreath for a while. Christmas decorating christmas wreath old book pages. Punch what will feel like a million circles because you will need a lot of them. Diy patriotic paper straw wreath crafts, diy, holiday, holiday tutorials, seasonal projects, wreath tutorial, wreaths monday, june 26, 2017 celebrate the summer with a new wreath. Easy and beautiful diy projects made with old books 2017. Well well well, if it isnt another installment in the box chain series i know. Nov 19, 2012 lucky for us, licia jotted down a list of construction tips that i used to write up these instructions.
Nov 24, 2012 christmas decorating christmas wreath old book pages kinwoven robeson design. Were always amazed at the kinds of things creative types can come up with using just a few sheets of colored paper and little imagination. Nov 21, 2011 ive been looking for the perfect book page wreath to make because i have a damaged antique book with beautiful gold leafed pages. How to make a hanging paper ball from a old book duration. Making your own amazing wall art has never been easier these diy paper dahlia wreaths are just the thing to brighten up any rooms of the home. Nov 09, 2011 construction paper wreath tutorial i was shocked to see my blogger stats the last few days skyrocket with over 70,000 hits to this post alone about paper wreaths of all things. All things paper by ann martin is licensed under a creative commons attributionnoncommercial 3. Paper cutter you could just use scissors but the paper cutter works so much easier and gives you nice straight lines. Begin by punching lots of scallop circles out of the pages of the book. Nov 03, 2017 this is an easy tutorial and template to make a paper wreath and paper garland for your fall and thanksgiving, with step by step video instruction.44 184 525 1326 1481 823 824 1363 1597 234 395 462 559 718 249 474 386 723 708 473 1486 1271 1033 838 1024 715 1636 24 43 893 1624 197 921 933 713 920 1410 1143 784 71 911 136 25 772