Whether you're preserving flowers from a memorable occasion or you simply want to add some natural appeal to your home decor, drying and framing flowers is an easy project. Create one-of-a-kind works of art to decorate your home or to give friends and loved ones using a few basic materials.
Choose two or three colorful flowers to dry and frame, such as a sunflower, rose and snapdragon.
Snip the stems from each of the flowers, leaving only the buds. Remove a few pieces of foliage from the stems and set aside.
Place the blooms, facing up, on the center of one of the acrylic sheets. Arrange them however you see fit, placing them side by side or in a triangular formation.
Tuck some of the leaves surrounding and between the flower blossoms to create a pleasing arrangement.
Squeeze a line of hot glue around the outermost border of the acrylic sheet.
Place the other acrylic sheet on top, pinning the blooms between them.
Allow the glue about 10 minutes to dry.
Place the flower display into a picture frame of the same size.