Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
Have yourself a Merry Cellulose Fibre Christmas: Gyp flurry Snowman
...ok not really that fancy- it’s paper pulp. Cardboard boxes, really. In the spirit of 2020- I am inspired by the endless stream of cardboard boxes being delivered. Probably the one thing we all have in abundance right now! I really am a sucker for a pretty box (especially the neat and tiny ones!) so I thought my list of inspiration would not be complete without showing a but-we-have-been-doing-this-forever “just wrap an empty box and place it in a design”, design.
Quote by Olaf (Frozen)
I have collected some of my favourite things in my design room into a 2020 gift guide for you. The link is available in my Newsletter. I will post it again next week if you want to sign up and join the conversation.
Remember how Olaf from Frozen remained cool? With a personal flurry, of course! Two fishbowls, stacked and you are very nearly done.
Glue tiny sections of pipe to the bark to fill as a water source for the fresh flower material
Not only will your home smell wonderful while crafting this design you will also have a ethereal and long lasting design to enjoy.
Twist ivy vines around a cardboard shape to create a lace fine Christmas tree mobile.
Artificial snow covered cardboard mittens to add to a winter themed design.
Artificial snow can be very "chemical" and flowers deteriorate quickly when exposed to it. It also dissolves in water. I use candle wax as "snow"
Kalanchoe flowers last weeks without a water source and is the perfect way to dress up a bark and silver bell sleigh
Wire a small twig gift-box for Christmas presents
A Merry Christmas Twig Snowflake
Capilano Flower Arranging Club Designing for Christmas Workshop: Yule log
An easy and naturally fragrant winter white candle decoration to bring nature into your house this Christmas.
...ok not really that fancy- it’s made from paper pulp. A cardboard box snow mittens… really. In the spirit of 2020- I am inspired by the endless stream of cardboard boxes being...
Craft a bark sleigh that will last for weeks.
Wire a Tiny Twig Treasure Trunk for small Christmas gifts