Paper Hand Lily Tutorial
May 6th, 2010 by Craftylocks

For this speedy paper craft you need children’s hands to trace around, paper and scissors, tape, and chenille sticks or pipe cleaners to make the stem and stamen.

hand-shape The basis of these lilies are hand shapes. So the first step is to trace around a hand and cut the shape out.
hand-lily1 Roll the hand into a cone shape and tape it near the base. Leave a small hole at the bottom of the cone shape.
hand-lily2 Wrap each finger around a pen …
hand-lily4 … to curl the petals
hand-lily_pipe-cleaners2 Twist the end of a green piece of pipe cleaner around the middle of a short piece of pipe cleaner. Fold that short piece up and curl over at each end.
hand-lily Push the pipe cleaner stalk through the lily to make the stalk and stamen.

To see these in red have a look at some other Hand Shape Lilies.
Download the printable version of the worksheet – PDF Worksheet – Hand Lilies.

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3 Responses  
Jorge Robles-Ramirez writes:
May 3rd, 2012 at 11:06 am

Thanks this is very beautiful and simple to do with my Pre-K class… for Mother’s Day… The Kids are going to have fun with this activity thanks you

Craftylocks writes:
August 30th, 2010 at 2:54 am

Thanks Sarah – this paper lily is one of my favorites, as it looks so elegant and from a special shape. I hope you have fun with it and I hope you find lots more ideas that you like here.

Sarah (Chez Lee) writes:
August 30th, 2010 at 2:37 am

This is so beautiful and simple – thank you! I’m looking for some lovely spring craft ideas to do with my girls and you have so many wonderful suggestions x

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