Flights of Fancy Spring Wreath
Welcome spring with a wreath aflutter with handmade butterflies and leaves. Paper-thin metalworking sheets make it easy to spread your crafting wings—simply snip out shapes using our templates, then bend and paint them to create a kaleidoscope of color.
Photography: Aaron Dyer
Source: Martha Stewart
Download and print butterfly and leaf templates. Cut around shapes, tape onto metal sheets, then cut shapes from metal.
Working on mat, use tip of stylus to make lines in butterfly wings and veins in leaves. Gently bend wings.
If desired, paint a few butterflies; let dry completely, about 1 hour.
Hot-glue shapes to wreath.