Anemone, Paper Flower Tutorial and SVG Template for Cutting Machines


Download this paper flower template to craft 3" paper anemones. The SVG template is designed for Cricut or Silhouette cutting machines (or any cutting machine that accepts SVG files). These paper flowers would look lovely solo in a vase or add to a paper flower bouquet. Make a bunch for a bridal shower or brunch! Downloads include a four-page written tutorial with detailed step-by-step photos (PDF).

Skill level: Intermediate
Time: Approximately 20 minutes per flower plus cutting time
File Formats
  • SVG
  • DXF
Tools & Supplies Needed

- Craft glue
- Cardstock and/or text weight paper
- Floral wire for stem
- Bone folder or scissors
- Hot glue gun and glue sticks
- Jewelry pliers or needle nose pliers (to create a loop in the floral wire)
- Silhouette or Cricut craft cutter
- Optional: Coloring medium
- Optional: quilling tool and curling coach
- Optional: quilling mold
- Optional: paper sculpting tool
- Optional: paper embossing tool

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Personal use only, no commercial use. No limit on the number of items made for personal use. Files should not be shared with friends, sold, or used to make items that are sold. Copyright © Especially Paper 2023. All Rights Reserved.