Saint John Arts Centre: Art at Home
-Flowers and Leaves
-Large book or smooth flat surface
-Paper or towel
Step 1: Pick some beautiful flowers and greenery.
Step 2: Lay a flower, leaf, or petal on a piece of cloth. Light-colored cloth works best.
Step 3: Fold the fabric over top or lay another piece on top of your plant. Place this on a hard and smooth surface like a book or piece of wood.
Step 4: Using the hammer, pound the entirety of the flower.
Step 5: Unfold and peel off the remains of the flower. Repeat in your desired pattern.
Step 6: Admire your creation!