Virginia B
Virginia B
  • Hometalker
  • Fayetteville, GA

Plaster Of Paris Flowers

5 Materials
1 Hours

Create faux porcelain flowers with this easy technique using Dollar Store silk flowers.
plaster of paris flowers
Cut the stems of the flowers to about 2-3 inches long.
plaster of paris flowers
Mix the plaster of paris and dip the flower into the mixture. Dip a few of the leaves, too.
plaster of paris flowers
Let the excess plaster of paris drip off of the flower.
plaster of paris flowers
Lay the flowers on wax paper and allow to dry. Once dry, the flowers may be painted if you want them to be another color.
plaster of paris flowers
Cut the stem as close to the flower as possible.
plaster of paris flowers
Use E6000 to glue the flowers and leaves to any surface.
plaster of paris flowers
They're a beautiful touch added to simple canisters.
plaster of paris flowers
Make lots of flowers! You'll want to put them on everything!

Suggested materials:

  • Plaster of Paris  (Craft store)
  • Faux Flowers  (Dollar Store)
  • Wire Cutters  (Home Improvement Store)
See all materials
Virginia B

Want more details about this and other DIY projects? Check out my blog post!


Have a question about this project?

3 questions on this project

Join the conversation

2 of 166 comments
  • Melinda Tot
    Jun 12, 2018

    I will try it ...i seen something like this and brought it for my mums wedding and always remember them now am going to try it my self ..also going to try different colors see how it comes out

    Thanks :)

  • LaNell
    Jul 08, 2018

    I also don't see why one couldn't add food color to the plaster of Paris as you are adding water for softly colored roses.

Your comment...