Copyright © 2013 by THUSSFARRELL, LLCAll rights reserved.Published in the United States by Potter Crat,an imprint o the Crown Publishing Group, adivision o Random House, Inc., New York.www.crownpublishing.comwww.pottercrat.comPOTTER CRAFT and colophon are registeredtrademarks o Random House, Inc.Library o Congress Cataloging-in-PublicationDataThuss, Rebecca.Paper to petal: 75 whimsical paper owers tocrat by hand / by Rebecca Thuss and PatrickFarrell.pages cmIncludes index.1. Paper owers. I. Farrell, Patrick, II. Title.TT870.T545 2013745.54—dc24 2012048675
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These owers were made with double-sidedwhite crepe paper that was painted using a anbrush. Petal #208 was used or both petal layers,6 in the rst layer and 9 in the second layer.Centers were made rom
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(p. 137) ringe and Petals#42 cut rom painted single-ply crepe. Leaves#52 were cut rom metallic silver and coppersingle-ply crepe and brown orist crepe papersand then
This 10" (25.5cm)bloom was made with apricot/light apricotdouble-sided crepe paper that was paintedusing diferent styles o striping paintbrushes.Fourteen Petals #220 make up the rst layer opetals, and 17 Petals #218 make up the secondlayer. The center was made rom a spun-cottonmushroom cap, covered in mixed aqua glitterand surrounded by individual orets made romPetal #264 in yellow double-sided crepe. Leaves#50 were cut using a deckle edger rom graydecorative paper.
ISBN 978-0-385-34505-7eISBN 978-0-385-34506-4Printed in ChinaAdditional text by Kathryn ThussText design and photographsby THUSS + FARRELLJacket design and photographsby THUSS + FARRELL10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1First Edition