Fringe Pinata Blindfold If you are planning a Mexican themed party for Cinco de Mayo, how about making a fringe pinata blindfold for your guests. Cinco de Mayo Topiary The beautiful colors of the paper umbrellas make this an outstanding Cinco de Mayo decoration.
Here is the finished crown: Paisley Chickens I don't actually know if this is Mexican art, but the beautiful bright colors certainly give them the "look". And the little cactus plant is such a nice touch as a party favor. Initially, I made 12 flowers but ended up needing 16 to fill the crown.
Crepe paper flowers for Day of the Dead!
Drink Stirrers Dress up your party table with these drink stirrers. Two Shades of Pink shares a video tutorial for these coffeee filter flowers. Cards are a great way to express your feelings.
I mean, cut me some slack, I like to help my friends and family with parties and decorations and when you have two or three parties a month, the cost adds up! Cut out the shape of a leaf. Fiesta Pinata This fiesta pinata and the directions for making one like it, can be found at Martha Stewart.
Cinco de Mayo Bracelet Macaroni Kid shows us how to make a very nice bracelet decorated with dried beans. Open out to make two leaves. Now you can pull the pieces of tissue apart, or just rub them together until you get a pretty fluffy mess.
These are fun and easy to make. Easy Scrapbook Paper Flowers Here is one of my YouTube videos for make these simple paper flowers to use for craft embellishments. These flowers from We Can Make Anything are made with tissue paper instead of crepe paper easier to find and more affordable.
Burro Donkey Finger Puppets Make these really cute little burro finger puppets by following the tutorial that you'll find at Crack of Dawn Crafts. Finally after a trip to the amusement park, she made good on her promise to teach me how to make these Mexican tissue paper flowers.
Use two or three large pipe cleaners twisted together to make a strong stem. You can also make it into a flower napkin ring by twisting the pipe cleaner around a rolled napkin. Shape your stem the way you want. Also, napkins come in a greater variety of colors, themes, and patterns. Before you set it down, pinch the bottom of the bloom to tighten your petals and green leaves.
Maybe you have a sweet little friend or daughter who would love to run, dance and play under a crown of beautiful, handmade tissue paper flowers.
Fold the two leaves in half 6.To make the buds for the centers of some of the flowers, bunch a piece of tissue paper. Cut a 3×3-inch piece of fine crepe paper. Cover the tissue paper ball with the crepe paper, and attach to a 6-inch piece of gauge wire with green florist tape.
Add petals as described above. These miniature tissue paper flowers look like the classic Mexican folk art tissue paper flowers and make the perfect party embellishments.
At the Day of the Dead party, I knew I wanted to include some of the fabulous traditional crepe paper and tissue paper flowers for which Mexican folk arts are famous.
You can use larger pieces of tissue paper to make prize-winning super size flowers! You can vary the edge cut on your accordian pleated tissue paper to have a sharp point mimicking “cactus” shape dahlias.
You don’t need a ton of flowers either. A single stem in a Mexican beer bottle or vase looks genuinely “Cinco de Mayo”! HOW TO MAKE A Materials needed for one flower: 4 sheets of tissue paper (any color), 6”x12” each 1 pipe cleaner scissors ruler coloring marker perfume Stack 4 pieces of tissue paper together.
Fan out the piece on both sides of the pipe cleaner. Remember there are 3 layers. Begin pulling up the petals. Tissue Flowers Paper Flowers Diy Mexican Paper Flowers Making Tissue Paper Flowers Tissue Paper Crafts Diy Paper Flower Collage Fiesta Party Mexicans Forward I meant to post these cute tissue paper flowers before Cinco de Mayo, which would have been absolutely perfect, but I just didn’t get them done in time.
Learn how to make giant tissue paper flowers that are the perfect luau party decoration or anytime party decoration. These large tissue poms are so easy with this tutorial with pictures!
Find this Pin and more on Laua by Rosy Posy. Such a cool and easy craft. make giant tissue paper flowers!
Use these to decorate your child's luau themed.Download