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Creative Cafe Back to Basics: Blooming Echinacea


For today’s Creative Cafe feature, we are going to break down the steps on how to create our newest Create A Flower release, the S2-198 Echinacea set. This sweet flower can be created in many different colors.



S2-198 Echinacea

PL-001 Platinum Machine

T-001 Tool n One

T-003 Stylus

T-010 Quilling Tip

Cardstock – Fuchsia,
Green, Brown


Step 1: Die-cut the following pieces: Fuchsia cardstock  10 petals; Green cardstock 2 leaves, and 1 flower base. Brown cardstock – Cut 2 fringed centers. See photo as example of die cut pieces.


Step 2: Use larger stylus tip to roll and form the petals and leaves. Use liquid glue to secure the flower base.


Step 3: Roll the fringed center using the quilling tip, secure the second fringe center to the end and continue to roll, this will create a thicker flower center secure the end using the liquid glue.


Step 4: Start layering the petals, secure with liquid glue.. See photo as example for layering the petals.

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Step 5: Add the center of the flower and the leaves using liquid glue.

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