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Bleeding hearts are a weird flower aren’t they? Their name makes you think either your husband said the most awful thing to you or you just got stabbed in the chest with a pencil because your child was running with.
They also look like a flower that was brought by a visiting alien. They’re just weird. But in a beautiful way. I hadn’t even heard of them until recently. My sister hadn’t heard of them. My husband cerntanly hadn’t heard of them. And unless you are a flower enthusiast, you probably hadn’t heard of them until now.
It was a little difficult getting the paper to bend into the 3D shape of a bleeding heart but “It can be done”(I say this with a bravado voice as I point my finger to the sky)
I wasn’t sure if I would like this flower at first. When I made just one of the 6 flowers, it looked really weird. But when I put all the flowers together in a vase, they looked pretty.
If you want to make a vase just like mine, I made it with white chalk finish spray paint that I got at Lowes (buy it on Amazon) and a vase from the dollar store. Don’t you think it turned out cute?
How would you like a free poppy template?
- Silhouette, Cricut, or Scissors
- 18 gauge green paper covered floral wire
- This template
- Metallic text-weight paper
- I use the colors Azalea and Fairway
- You can use card-stock instead of metallic paper
- White cardstock
- Hot glue gun
- Floral Tape
- Wire cutters
- Mat and Shaping tools
The links will bring you to Amazon, Cards and Pockets, and Cricut