Paper is Awesome
great tutorial to make books out of grocery bags... interesting methodology to get great paper texture judywise.blogspot...
Mother's Day Flower-Spring Flower-great, yet simple paper flower project
This is the picture, but the video tutorial is at: http://www.happyfolding.com/instructions-sprung-carambola. A 6" square (cut to a pentagon) makes a 2.75" flower. Tried this on copy paper made into a square, and paper didn't seem to be stiff enough to hold the center star sink or for the points on the bottom of the flower to fold in together.
Origami Carambola Flowers
how to antique paper. "paint' coffee all over it and bake in oven