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Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman

All that glitters is gold

Fall leaf Phalaenopsis Orchid

All that glitters is gold floral art design.

There's a lady

Phalaenopsis Orchid made from fall leaves

who's sure

Make an orchid from Autumn leaves.


Autumn leaf orchid.

that glitters

Fall leaf orchid.

is gold…

First line from the song "Stairway To Heaven" by Led Zeppelin

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25 September 2013 Make a Phalaenopsis Orchid from autumn leaves

Fall leaf craft

30 August 2011 Removing Oasis Floral Adhesive glue spills

The finish of every design should be flawless. Make sure there are no bits of glue visible in your design by carefully removing all traces of spills.

22 May 2012 Bite and snap a sturdy twig

Break the sturdy twig on the scribe line.

Related Designs

2 September 2015 Happy Dance

Split a few bamboo sections to create a happy water source for miniature orchids

14 October 2015 What a find!

Roll autumn leaves to create a frog to keep flowers upright

15 July 2020 Pass it on

A cascade of orchids growing over a slice of wood. Easy to design... and even easier to maintain!