Welcome to the #cheeseboxpeony series!

This online video-based course features two different paper peonies made with 160g German crepe paper, made to hang on the wall.

The original #cheeseboxpeony (in pink) measures a foot in diameter. The 'Lemon Chiffon' is eight inches in diameter.

There is a supply kit available for the original peony (shown below in pink) from Petals and Pearls Design (sold separately).

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Your Instructor

Amity Katharine Libby
Amity Katharine Libby

A Master of Science in Education with a dozen years in the classroom, plus roles writing curriculum, connecting classrooms, writing policy, and organizing data, Amity is a teacher, writer, artist, and friend.

She is the principal behind the creative education studio, flower and jane. Her online art school features teaching artists from around the world with over 1500 students enrolled in creative botanical education courses.

Amity and her family live in a family cottage surrounded by tall pines and ancient apple trees in the midcoast region of Maine. They love to have adventures in nature!

Amity has been featured on Channel 8 News, DownEast, Veranda, and the Bangor Daily News. Her artwork is represented by the Good Supply.

Amity's research on open educational resources was federally funded during the Obama administration. She has presented at the state level and internationally in the field of teaching with technology. She has written curriculum for Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens as well as for her own company and hosted two educational conferences on biodiversity and conservation for Maine teachers.

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