Pen covered in Duck Tape

Step 1

Cover your pen in Duck Tape® lengthwise by rolling the pen across the tape sticky side up.

one corner of a square of Duck Tape folded to reach the center of the square

Step 2

To make your petals, cut several strips of 2 in. long Duck Tape® squares. Fold one edge of the strip sticky side up, leaving some stickiness on the side and bottom.

Corner adjacent to the corner folded in the previous step folded to meet the center

Step 3

Take the other edge and fold it over, leaving only the bottom of the strip sticky.

petal from previous steps rolled around the top of the pen

Step 4

Wrap the petal tightly around the top of the stem.

Previous steps repeated until it forms a rose

Step 5

Repeat steps 2-4 with strips of Duck Tape®, wrapping the petals around the top. Continue until you’ve reached the desired size.

petals formed in the same way as before, but in the same color as what was used to wrap the pen, wrapped around the bottom of all of the rose petals

Step 6

For the leaves under the rose, repeat steps 2-3 with the same color as the stem. Wrap those pieces around the stem at the base of the flower to cover up the tape edge.