We used tulips here, but substitute with any flower you like! You can use a varnish to protect the aluminum leafing.
aluminum leafing+ special leafing glue
photocopies of tulip prints
- Print out photo copies of vintage tulip prints, there are thousands to find online.
- Cut them out.
- Apply the leafing glue to the back of the plates and leave to dry according to the bottle’s instructions.
- Attach the tulip and the leafing.
- Use a brush to push the leafing into the glue. Let it dry.
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