Saturday, August 02, 2014

Pressing Wildflowers is Wonderful

Welcome to the sunny August days and the warm summer nights!  Are you a blogger, too? Join in the month long celebration of creation going on at 'August heART' (Click on the logo > > >

In case you didn't already know how simple and delightful dried flowers can be, let's share a quickie project!

1. Collect some flowers.
2. Spread flowers on a sheet of waxed paper
3. Cover with another sheet of waxed paper
4. Cover with paper towel
5. Iron them on a medium setting and take your time

How easy is that?

I love sharing these hydrangea blooms in the August heART blog party!!!

You just pressed some wildflowers.



Carol said...

oh... I haven't dried flowers for many years....what a delightful idea. Thanks for sharing!!!

rose of Walk in the Woods, LLC said...

Oh, Carey ~ so, so lovely!
And you know how much I love the leaves and blossoms (and roots and barks and seeds and…)! Beautiful share ~ and thanks for participating in August heART !

Maria said...

How cool is that!! Hi from the ArtHeart blog hop. :).

Tammie Lee said...

these are lovely
and so much faster than waiting for them to dry
our days are hot
and nights are cool

Carol said...

I haven't pressed flowers in decades. You've inspired me to do it again :) Thanks!!!!

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