Here is my simple no fail tutorial on how to make your own butterflies... are you ready? ok here we go...
First get you some 5 petal flowers, these can be made with paper or material such as silk. it will all work out the same.
use your scissors to cut out one petal by cutting on either side of that petal to the center of the flower.
add some small beads or a mini clothespin to the center and there ya go! your own handmade butterfly!