Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
But for this… let’s not rush
but how long did this take you to make?
yes, that is the whole point.
It's all about...
Floral design inspiration for when we want to spend a bit more time with our flowers...
crafting with nature.
Slowly build up a dial armature from dried bulrush
When you glue a structure with hot glue there are always a few stray strands of glue stuck all over the design. Blow it away with a hairdryer.
Easy way to fill test tubes and easiest way to remove water from a vase
When you need to keep a tiny stem hydrated this is just what you need.
Build up a design in a shallow container by stacking it by threading the plant material into the teeth of a pin cushion in three levels.
Glue a few twigs to display Autumn flowers and foliage on
This is a great way to use all those bits of twigs and sticks in your design room to make a floral armature
Glue a few wigs to follow the shape of a glass bowl to create a disk armature
Cut stems of Gladiolus to place in a radiating summer design.
An Autumn Equinox design that captures the moment before the spectacular colour burst of autumn floats around again