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Bring the beauty of springtime indoors!
Looking for ways to keep little hands busy during springtime? Get out your craft supplies and rummage through the recycle bin. These Egg Carton Flowers are easy to make and a fun way to re-purpose materials you may typically toss.

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  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Egg Carton Flowers - Step 1
    Step 1

    First, gather all of your supplies and protect your work area with a table cloth or cover.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Egg Carton Flowers - Step 2
    Step 2

    Use scissors to cut out the single egg containers from the carton. Trim edges further and make necessary cuts to make the petals look more open.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Egg Carton Flowers - Step 3
    Step 3

    Decorate flowers with various colors of acrylic paint, making sure to cover every crevice of the pulp paper.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Egg Carton Flowers - Step 4
    Step 4

    While the paint is wet, add a sprinkle of iridescent glitter for a touch of sparkle.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Egg Carton Flowers - Step 5
    Step 5

    Finish the flowers off by adding a rhinestone or sequin in the center.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Egg Carton Flowers - Step 6
    Step 6

    Paint popsicle sticks green or use a brown marker to create the stems.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Egg Carton Flowers - Step 7
    Step 7

    Use a glue gun to attach the flowers to the popsicle sticks.

  • How to make a flowers & rosettes. Egg Carton Flowers - Step 8
    Step 8

    Fill mason jars with decorative grass. Push popsicle sticks into filling until they are raised at different levels or to your liking.

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