Whether in painting form, embroidery, crochet or jewelry, flower blossoms are very popular and important designs to include in folk and peasant art.
Flowery foliage such as tropical vines, morning glories, wisteria, trumpet vines, star jasmine, Aristolochia, Dutchman's pipes, and Passion flowers to name just a few, provide fantastic looking borders and fillers to create spectacular visual effects.
People in folk are often portrayed wearing flowered skirts and jackets and coats, aprons, bonnets and umbrellas. Flowers also adorn such decorative items as head dresses, purses, hat pins, buttons, handkerchiefs, jewelry, shoes and mittens or gloves.
If you're ever at a loss at to what to place in a blank spot in your folk art creation, a beautiful, colorful flower collection is always the best choice.
Paper Trivia: Did you know that you can only fold a sheet of printer paper in half seven times? Give it a try. It doesn't matter how thick or thin the paper is, once you get to the seventh fold, the paper will not bend or budge.
Sun catchers. To create a translucent, stained glass ornaments effect, apply a bit of lemon oil to the back sides of paper ornaments to create a.
Hang the ornaments on trees, in windows, anywhere bright colorful decorations are desired.
Construct a large paper-tree for the wall with shades of green construction paper. Draw a large tree on a sheet of easel pad paper to tack onto a wall or other flat surface, then decorate with paper ornaments.