How to Make a Pressed Flower Picture With Your Toddler

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How to Make a Pressed Flower Picture With Your Toddler
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Here are the supplies you need....

Here are the supplies you need....

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And the gorgeous assistant!

And the gorgeous assistant!

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Actually we had extra help as well!

Actually we had extra help as well!

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Take a walk and gather flowers, petals, grasses and leaves.  If you're out in the countryside remember to leave some of the flowers for the bees to enjoy.  Scissors are helpful.

Take a walk and gather flowers, petals, grasses and leaves. If you're out in the countryside remember to leave some of the flowers for the bees to enjoy. Scissors are helpful.

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When you get home cover a piece of paper with glue and start sticking your treasures to it in a pattern you like.

When you get home cover a piece of paper with glue and start sticking your treasures to it in a pattern you like.

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Here's our finished pictures.  Take a photo as they won't look as vibrant after pressing.

Here's our finished pictures. Take a photo as they won't look as vibrant after pressing.

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Cut some card to a size that will cover your picture.

Cut some card to a size that will cover your picture.

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Put the card on top of your picture (let the glue dry a bit first).  Then pile on the text books, you knew you'd find a use for them one day!

Put the card on top of your picture (let the glue dry a bit first). Then pile on the text books, you knew you'd find a use for them one day!

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Leave for a couple of days until the flowers are dry and pressed. Ours are still pressing but I will try and put a finished photo on when they are ready! Stick on your fridge/ give to grandma!

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