Learn how-to make plaster of paris flowers in #TechniqueTuesday with Virginia from Artsy VaVa.
Cut the flowers leaving a little of the stem to hold onto.
In a clean container, mix the Plaster Of Paris according to the directions on the package. Dip the flowers into the mixture.
Allow excess mixture to drip off flowers.
Lay flowers on wax paper and allow to dry completely.
When adding the flowers to other items, cut the stems as close to the flowers as possible.
If desired, paint the surface that you want to add flowers to with a color that matches the flowers. The flowers may be painted also.
Make plenty of Plaster of Paris flowers! You'll want to add them to everything!
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