Very cool looking Calla Lilies made with old and waste newspapers by using simple weaving technique.
How To Do it Yourself
Collect all the materials.
Cut long strips of newspapers 3" wide ,fold two half's and cut the paper with knife place a skewer at the corner and start rolling it and stick end of corner with glue.now tube is ready.and press it with roller to make a flaten shape. Woven Liliy- place a few newspaper tubes in a horizontal position on flat working surface.Start to weave paper tubes shown as pics.I used simple over and under technique.Now prepare some petals and some leaves.
Now make Spadix (Pollen) shown as pic . I have used spiral weaving technique with newspaper tubes.
Now colour the all Spathes (Petals), Spadix (Pollens) and leaves with Fevicryl Acrylic Colours.let it dry
Now make Liliy- Spathes shape and fix pollen in center with fevicol.let it dry. Assemble and arrange all the leaves and Calla Lily flowers with help of fevicol and tubes , shown as pic.
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