Blooming Paper Flower



About: I am a Christian teenager who likes sharing my crafts with others!

In this Instructable we will be making flowers bloom!


  • Access to a printer
  • Paper
  • Scissors
  • Pencils/Crayons/Markers
  • Bowl of water

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Step 1: Print

Print out the flowers, or you can draw your own.


Step 2: Color

Color in the flowers! You might need a helper or two.

Step 3: Cut

Cut out the flowers! Be careful don't cut yourself!

Step 4: Fold

Lightly fold all the petals into the center. Fold the petals going in a circle.

Step 5: Water

Now carefully set your flower(s) in the bowl of water. Have the petals side facing upward.

Step 6: Watch

Now watch your flower bloom! I hope you enjoyed this Instructable. If you like it please vote for it in the paper contest!

Things you can try: See which flower blooms the fastest. Try making different sizes of flowers!

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    1 year ago

    Nice, we will definitely try it with my 4 yo daugther.

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    Reply 1 year ago

    Thanks, and just so you know the flowers bloom faster with warm water.