Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
Light as a Kite
From the song “kite” U2
Using the disk floret of a sunflower to support your floral details.
When you need to keep a tiny stem hydrated this is just what you need.
It's sometimes difficult to place a tiny crystal or bead exactly where you want it.
Gently pull the petals ( Ray floret) from the seeded part of the sunflower
Making a truss out of sunflower stems for a free standing design
Adding tension to a design with a grass frame and collar.
Pick away the ray floret so that the disk floret of a sunflower can be used as a flat surface to display your design on.
Durbanville Flower Club: Nature's Treasures, A Floral Art Exhibition at D'Ville Shopping Center Durbanville, Western Cape, South Africa
Use the heart of a sunflower as a platform to place your autumn floral details on.