DIY Tutorial: Microwave Flower Pressing
....waiting 4 weeks or more for your flowers to be pressed, can be a bit discouraging...with this method it'll only take minutes, and it has the benefit of preserving the hues and colours of the flowers much better than traditional flower pressing...check out my latest DIY tutorial: how to do flower pressing using a microwave oven...
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Published June 1st, 2013 4:05 AM
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Katherine Anne on May 27, 2017Thank you so much for your tip. I never thought to do that. The house we just bought last fall has two beautiful rose bushes with little mini roses. I had already put some between books to check months down the road. I will now try this method you have shared...thanks!
Jewellmartin on Jul 09, 2017@Juneolsen. You have shown many of us something we have not seen before. I cannot lift the heavy books I have used forever to press flowers. And thicker flowers like roses and carnations can take a year to be dried out. But since your method makes this a fast process, if one spray doesn't turn out like you expected, it would be pretty easy to make another spray and start over. Thank you so much for sharing. Best wishes 😇