Uncommon Paper Flowers

Kate Alarcon


This visually magnificent book unveils the alluring world of uncommon botanicals, including a prickly cactus that played a storied role in the founding of an ancient city, a tiny pink mushroom that glows green in the dark, and a magnificent blue cactus with rows of golden spines. Celebrated paper designer Kate Alarcón reveals the rich histories and unique characteristics behind 30 remarkable plants alongside instructions for crafting stunning paper versions of each one. These eye-catching creations make perfect wedding centerpieces, beautiful arrangements (that never wilt!) to brighten a home, and cheerful gifts for any occasion. Brimming with fascinating botanical trivia, vivid photography, and essential design techniques, this is a breathtaking resource for flower lovers, crafters, and anyone fascinated by the mysteries of the natural world.

Creator Bio

Kate Alarcón is known for her signature designs of uncommon paper botanicals. She teaches paper flower crafting courses through her company, The Cobra Lily. She lives in Seattle.

Price £17.99
Format Hardback
Publication Date 15 October 2019
Pages 240
Height 254mm
Width 203mm
Rights Europe, Africa
ISBN-13 9781452176932