The Elephant of Surprise: Art for Non-Artists: Easy Doily Watercolor. This would be sooo cute for a journal page or wrapping paper. And you could probably use the now-painted doilies in something too . <<< DID YOU JUST SAY ELEPHANT
Great tutorial for how to make tissue paper pom poms also includes a Tissue Paper Pom Pom Size Chart. It tells you how many sheets to use for each size pom pom as well as what size the tissue paper sheets should be.