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Take & Make Kit: Pressed Flower Luminarias

Saturday, May 1
Learn the simple art of pressing flowers, and use spring’s beauty to add a warm, inviting ambiance to your summer table with this easy luminaria project kit.

May 1, 2021

Events > Take & Make Kit: Pressed Flower Luminarias

When
Saturday, May 1

THIS EVENT HAS PASSED.

Learn the simple art of pressing flowers, and use spring’s beauty to add a warm, inviting ambiance to your summer table with this easy luminaria project kit.The video tutorial for this craft can be found by accessing Creativebug, free with your library card. Once you log into Creativebug, search for Luminaria, and you’ll find all the instructions and video tutorial.

Included in Kit

  • Wax paper
  • Washi tape

Additional Supplies Needed

  • Iron
  • Napkin or parchment paper
  • Heavy book
  • Scissors
  • Pressed flowers (see instructions)

Available while supplies last. Register online or call 860-828-7126.

While supplies last (25 kits will be made). First come, first served. No return required.

 

How to Use Creativebug

Visit the Creativebug website from the library’s website (or just click here). Once you’ve created your account, you can bookmark the website to get there faster!

Enter your library card and click ‘log in.’

Step 1

Enter your first name, last name, email address, and make up a password.

Then click ‘submit.’

Optional: you can switch to the Creativebug phone app after registering.

Step 2
Once you’ve created your account, use the search bar at the top of the page to search for ‘luminaria.’
Step 3
After searching, click on the video for ‘Luminaria: Candle Shades.’ Enjoy and happy crafting!
Step 4

 

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Library crafts are available while supplies last. Check out the Crafts page for a complete list of what’s available!

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Downloads

Pressed Flower Luminarias
Instructions for the Pressed Flower Luminarias Craft