Remembrance Day is a very important day on the Australian calendar. This easy paper poppy craft is a good way to mark and learn about this important historical occasion.

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Grab a piece of the red and black paper from the Micador Create It Art Pad - Two Colour Magic and cut in half. You will be able to create one poppy from each half.
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Take one half piece of paper and fold in half twice with the red colour on the inside.
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Draw a shape as per the left image onto one side of your folded paper and cut out that shape.
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You should now have four identical shapes. Use some of your left over scrap paper to cut out a small circle.
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Cut a fringe into the bottom of each shape like the image on the left.
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Fold the fringe up and glue around the very outside of your paper circle.
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Stick each petal down onto the circle, leaving the middle of the circle visible.
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You should now have a beautiful paper poppy
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