Upcycle art + kindness project: just in case you need flowers today


Transforming egg cartons into heart-shaped flower holders is a simple, eco-friendly art + kindness idea to spread some love around. 

Here’s a step-by-step guide to creating these charming flower holders.

Supplies needed:

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  1. Cut and Shape:

    • Cut out the middle salient parts of the egg carton.
    • Trace a heart shape along the open end of each section.
    • Carefully cut out the heart shapes.
  2. Paint:

    • Paint your hearts in any color you like. Let them dry completely.
  3. Assemble:

    • Use the hot glue gun to stick your painted hearts onto card paper, ensuring they are securely attached.
  4. Prepare Flowers and Leaves:

    • Collect flowers and leaves (you can also buy tiny ones), trimming them to your desired length.
    • Add a small amount of glue to secure them into the egg carton vases if needed.

Time to go outside and leave those adorable bouquets to brighten up someone's day.

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