How to Make a Poppy out of Paper: Step-by-Step Guide

This Remembrance Day, you can show your support by making a poppy out of paper. We made a step-by-step guide for those with little to no experience in crafts. You can make this poppy as big or as small as you want depending on how you would like to use it.

Supplies needed:

  • Red paper
  • Green paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue

Step 1: Cut a square using the red paper

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Step 2: Fold diagonally to make a triangle

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Step 3: Fold at the centre to make a smaller triangle

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Step 4: Fold again at the centre to make an even smaller triangle

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Step 5: Draw a curve from the tip of the right angle of the triangle to the centre of the hypotenuse (yes, we paid attention in geometry class)

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Step 6: Cut at the curve you drew

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Step 7: Unfold!!

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Step 8: Repeat to make a smaller second layer

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Step 9: Glue the two poppies together at the centre

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Step 10: Make a little green poppy and glue in the centre

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Step 11: Voila! Have a photo shoot of your creation.

 

Poppy collage

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