Olwen

Collection by Olwen Pate

9 
Pins
Multi-coloured Paper Proteas – A Bright Way to Start the Year Origami Flowers, Paper Flowers Diy, Handmade Flowers, Flower Crafts, Diy Paper, Paper Plants, Book Folding Patterns, Art Photography, Flower Photography

Multi-coloured Paper Proteas – A Bright Way to Start the Year

It’s been a joy to start the year off with such a bright and cheerful order for a client – These paper proteas are an old Freshly Found favourite interpreted in a new way. It’s always a pleasure to paint those petals, and assemble the layers to create the paper version of an indigenous bloom Multicoloured Paper Proteas – Rainbow Petals It brings us so much joy to use recycled papers for our hand-crafted blooms Newsflash – I am looking forward to participating in The Intellectual Property…

Gloriosa or flame lilies that I learned how to make in a class with Ron Ben-Israel Fondant Flowers, Clay Flowers, Sugar Flowers, Paper Flowers, Art Deco Cake, Cake Art, Gloriosa Lily, Biscuit, Paper Clay

Sugar Gloriosa Lily

Gloriosa or flame lilies that I learned how to make in a class with Ron Ben-Israel

Pure White Protea Project - Freshly Found - mostly recycled content Beaded Flowers, Paper Flowers, 3d Paper, Paper Crafts, Fabric Beads, Flower Tutorial, Handmade Flowers, Pure White, Flower Crafts

Pure White Proteas

I just had to share this latest order with you. What a delight to work on a huge order of pure white proteas! Made mostly from recycled materials - especially the pure white paper Once a large order is made up, I find it personally so satisfying to see the mass effect of all the hard work together. Chat to us if you would like a bespoke order made up. Visit our gallery or portfolio to see other options.

book page flowers diy Folded Book Art, Book Folding, Giant Paper Flowers, Diy Flowers, Fabric Flowers, Paper Art, Paper Crafts, Paper Book, Book Page Flowers

Tickled...

I have grown quite passsionate about paper - in particular book paper. I have learnt that each page has a grain, some pages are firm and flexible, while others are fragile and brittle and I am fascinated by the way books age from white to deep cream. We have started to dye book paper with red ink. These variations in colour have made such beautiful results. Same ink bath - different book pages- many delightful shades :-) We have made some large proteas from this paper and are busy with a…