And here is the making of......
I used different sizes of water - bottles
Cut the lid of
Make cuts ....
..and shape like a flower
I used a soldering gun to create the holes for bamboo sticks
Small styrofoam balls
Cut in half
Started painting with Gesso
Don't be impatient and let airdry. I used a heat - tool on two flowers and ended with crinkles
Painted DecoArt Traditions Aquamarine
Next layer is DecoArt Traditions Yellow Iron Oxide
Some stamping with StazOn white ...
..and StazOn black
I finished with a layer of DecoArt Traditions Quinacridone Gold
I've mixed Americana Texturizing Medium with DecoArt Traditions Raw Umber....
..and painted the styrofoam balls
Finished with DecoArt Dazzling Metallics
For the vase i've used one of the leftover bottles
Decoupaged some old book pages on
The outlines are made with a hot - glue - gun
Painted with Aquamarine, Yellow Iron Oxide and finished with Metallic Lustre
These flowers don't wither (:o)
Put some rocks to the bottom of the vase for more stability
This is my contribution for the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge - Good to be Green
Thanks for reading and your appreciated comments