Tough one with thorns but will hold up well and not wilt as I build around it. The leaf shape will be repeated in the outer edges of the cocoon which will be a blend of the metallic paper, tracing paper and the wrapper and napkin.
Blueberry Muffin paper wrapper
paper I found at Addam’s that looks like colors you would find in a forest.
A Fig leaf from my parent’s house. Possible use but may be too large for the design.