A beautiful and colorful composition of roses is an elegant decoration of the interior.
However, fresh flowers wither very quickly, but you can make a bright bouquet of autumn maple leaves, it will please you for many more months.
To make one rose you will need:
- about 10 colorful leaves of various sizes-
- a small twig-
- Floral ribbon-
The first way
Walking in the autumn park, just collectFallen leaves or tear them from the tree, the material should not be dry. You will need leaves of various sizes from the smallest to the largest and most varied shades from yellow to crimson.
A rose can be made not only from maple, but also from the leaves of other species of wood, for example, aspen. Charming little buds will come from birch leaves.
Sort the leaves to fit. Lay them on the work surface, starting from the smallest. With him, and should start work.
Take a piece of paper and bend it in half atThe wrong side. Twist it into a tube. While holding the first part with your left hand, take the right sheet of a larger size, bend it in half and wind the first one. Place the next sheet on the other side of the middle.
Continue to wind the bud with leaves, with each subsequent should be larger. The number of maple leaves depends on the size of your future flower.
Florists advise to grease the leaves with vegetable oil, so they will not lose their color.
Tightly wrap the bottom of the rose with threads and tighten them tightly. Attach a small twig that will mimic the stem. Wrap the bottom of the bud and stem with floral tape.
The second way
This method is a little easier. To make a rose you will need the same number of leaves of different shades.
The more leaves you use, the richer the rose.
Cut off the petioles from all the leaves. Attach to the bottom of each wire. Start making the flower from the smallest leaf. Screw it with a tube. And then apply the leaves of a larger size, giving the flower a natural shape. It is not necessary to fold and twist the material. The wire at the bottom of the parts periodically twist, so that the article does not fall apart. Then, once again, twist the wire, forming the stem of the flower and tightly wrap the bottom part and the wire with floral tape.
In the beginning, this flower will remind the rose only remotely, but after a couple of days, when the leaves dry, they twirl themselves and a beautiful flower will turn out.