Lilies can be made for miniature gardens, or as flowers for arrangements or bouquets. With an almost endless color range, lilies can be adapted for a range of color schemes and period arrangements. They are simple to make using assorted common paper punches.
The jug shown here as a flower container is available as a printable in several dolls house scales
14. Make Miniature Easter Lily Plants or Stems
These Miniature Easter Lilies can be set in pots or used as stems for floral arrangements or garden scenes. Easy to make, the are a slightly different shape than regular lily flowers.
Make miniature marigolds (Cempazuchitl) and cockscomb flowers for dolls house floral arrangements or to decorate tiny Day of the Dead shrines. These flowers are made from tissue paper, thread and wire.
These elegant spider mums are hand cut from fine paper using paper colored with watercolors. These are an 'intermediate' miniature project as they require a bit of care to color and cut. Make them in your favorite colors for a range of fall displays. They are also wonderful for dollhouse table decorations or in miniature wedding bouquets.
The tiny paper mums are also outstanding as decorative details for full size cakes for showers or other special occassions.
This is another intermediate miniature project which can be simplified for a beginner if you use colored paper as the basis for your dahlia petals. The intermediate technique uses careful applications of "Inktense" pencils to create the realistic flower types.
As dahlias have a wide range of colors, you can make these single dahlias to suit almost any color scheme. The flowers are made with simple daisy or teardrop shaped punches.