Pipe Cleaner Flower Directions


  • 6 Flower Color Pipe Cleaners
  • 1 Green Pipe Cleaner
  • 2 Orange Pipe Cleaners
  • Scissors
  • Liquid/Hot Glue



  1. Fold 3 of the “surprise color” pipe cleaners in half to find the middle point. Unfold them, and arrange them into a star.
  1. Twist them together in the middle to secure the star shape.
  2. To make petals, roll each end like a snail until you reach the center.
  1. Arrange each petal evenly so it starts to look like a flower.
  2. Cut the green pipe cleaner in half.
  3. To make the stem, bend one piece of green pipe cleaner into a “J” shape.
  1. Loop it through the middle of the flower.
  2. Twist the green ends together under the petals to hold it in place.
  1. Wind the orange pipe cleaner tightly like a snail, but stop after a few rotations.
  1. With the orange coil on the tip of your pinky finger, Wrap the rest of the pipe cleaner tightly around your pinky finger.
  1. Take it off of your finger, and pinch it flatter.
  2. Glue the orange piece to the center of your flower.
  3. Repeat steps 1-13 to make a second flower. (Skip step 6.)