Japanese Paper Flowers (Paperback)
Elegant Kirigami Blossoms, Bouquets, Wreaths and More
Tuttle Publishing, 9784805314982, 96pp.
Publication Date: March 12, 2019
List Price: 15.99*
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Learn how to bring a Japanese aesthetic into your life with these elegant works of floral art. Japanese kirigami (cut paper) flowers are delicate and beautiful examples of paper craft, but are surprisingly easy to make. This inspirational how-to guide shows you how to make 31 gorgeous designs that can virtually pass for the real thing--except they will never wilt The sculptural quality of these flowers is an amazing and creative way to add a touch of beauty to your home, or to create low-cost decorations for a wedding, a baby shower, or any other special event. All of the most popular blossoms are represented here, including:
- 5 different roses--these romantic flowers can be mixed and matched to create a natural looking bouquet
- Frilly carnations--full of intricate folds and textures, these popular flowers are just as much fun in paper form
- Colorful tulips--carry a piece of spring with you throughout the entire year
- Delicate cherry blossoms--enjoy the wonders of cherry blossom season in your own home
- 3 bold sunflowers--in slightly different shapes and sizes, these cheerful flowers create a sunny bouquet when grouped together
- Festive poinsettias--blooms that will look fresh throughout the entire holiday season
- And many more
About the Author
Hiromi Yamazaki teaches paper flower-making classes at the Boule De Neige floral paper art shop in Tokyo. She specializes in decorative floral creations for weddings and other special events.