How gorgeous is this crepe paper protea? The protea is such a unique flower and is sure to stand out in a wedding bouquet or other floral arrangement. 

To help you make this flower, we’ve created a printable template that’s simple to cut by hand. Or you can always use your Cricut Maker or Silhouette Cameo 4 with our SVG file.

crepe paper protea flower bouquet

Are You a Crafting Pro(tea)?

You don’t need to be a pro to make this crepe paper protea! Our pattern makes this flower really easy to craft. Plus we have a step-by-step tutorial for you to follow. 

If you want to create a fuller bouquet like we did, just add some of your favorite greenery. Eucalyptus is always a popular filler. Or you can always make your own crepe paper greenery.

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How to Make a Crepe Paper Protea

  1. Gather your craft tools and materials. Then download the flower pattern below.
  2. Cut the crepe paper according to template notes using scissors or a cutting machine.
  3. Use an art sponge to apply pan pastel to the petals and half of the center piece of crepe.
  4. Fringe the uncolored side of the center crepe piece about 2 inches down.

Full tutorial available for members to download below.

crepe paper protea tutorial by Lia Griffith

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