My Creative Workbook

Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman

Let It Snow

 Let It Snow Floral Art Design

Let it snow!

Pine needle Christmas gift cube

Let it snow!

Anthurium and pine christmas design

Let it snow!

Baubles from pine needles


White Christmas design


Pine needle cube Christmas design


"Let It Snow", is a song written by lyricist Sammy Cahn and composer Jule Styne in July 1945

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10 December 2014 Prickly Pine-needle Square

Create a floral foam cube for a Christmas "gift" table design

10 December 2014 Pine Bauble

Pine needles create tiny balls

20 February 2011 Types of Floral Foam

Dry foam (normally a grey block) used for dried or artificial flower arrangements, wet foam (normally a green block) for fresh flower arrangements and decorative Rainbow Oasis...

20 February 2011 Soaking Floral Foam

Each block of foam holds forty times its own weight in water. One brick holds two litres of water

14 February 2013 Sealing floral foam shapes with candle wax to make them water tight

A thin layer of melted wax creates a watertight layer for floral foam

Favourite Flowers


Anthurium, Tailflower, painters palette, Flamingo flower

Related Designs

6 December 2017 While I sing of beauty's treasure

Glue the most delicate twig table top Christmas tree

20 December 2017 A Very Merry Christmas Star

A wire Christmas star with a secret plan to hide the twinkle

27 December 2017 Can it be?

Craft a pine tube to display a soft and snow filled winter scene

16 December 2020 Have yourself a Merry Cellulose Fibre Christmas: Snow Globe

...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. This week...

7 December 2022 Making spirits bright

A twig sleigh... to collect your twig Christmas tree, of course!