Cricut Paper Flowers: Make a Hydrangea
Beginner | 11 min 28 sec
In this class, Lia shows how to make exquisitely detailed hydrangeas using a Cricut Explore machine. The Cricut is especially perfect for this project since you’ll need to cut out lots of small, intricate pieces of paper to make the flowers. Once your leaves and petals are cut out, Lia will show you how to assemble the hydrangea blooms on floral wire, adding dimension to each piece to create perfectly rounded 3-D branches
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Cricut Explore machine
  • Cricut Design Space software
  • 12” x 12” LightGrip Cricut mat
  • Cricut scoring tool
  • Cricut spatula tool
  • Computer
  • Metallic lightweight paper (2 to 3 sheets in shades of lavender for one branch; ½ sheet of green for each flower)
  • Green floral tape
  • Scissors
  • Jewelry pliers
  • Wire cutters
  • Thirty 12-inch 20-gauge floral wire
  • Hot glue gun
Learn how to: 
  • Cut metallic paper using Cricut Explore
  • Use the scoring tool with your Cricut
  • Assemble petals and leaves on floral wire
What you’ll get:
  • Easy-to-follow class by expert designer Lia Griffith on making a paper Hydrangea
  • 3 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Step-by-step instruction and Downloadable PDF included
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
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Nora mdz
Thank you so much. I do not have a Circuit machine but I enjoyed watching the process.
December 3, 2022
Carrie Hodgson
Beautiful and very precise instructions!
November 6, 2022
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