Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
Maybe Still Maybe
- 11 January 2023
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teaches our eyes to see the good bits that are not yet there…
like the flower buds
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Capture a bit of winter magic by placing delicate flower buds in the middle of two large leaves.
It's sometimes difficult to place a tiny crystal or bead exactly where you want it.
Add a leaf to a large-ish vase to create a small puddle of water for your short flower stem to rest in.
Glue short sections of rosary vine into the natural gaps in the Monstera deliciosa leaf
Create a shallow puddle in a larger container to keep your flowers in place.
Fold and glue a Monstera deliciosa (delicious monster) leaf
Take all the usual ingredients for a budvase design- a flower, a leafy green something and roll it into something unusual to display.
You don't have to design with a bud vase when you have a bud vase sized flower.
Quick and easy design... perfect for something tiny to celebrate spring.... everywhere!
Adding design details to create tiny gaps for more design details.
Curl and pin a few leaves into a tube to create an armature for those "left over" freesiabuds.
Freestyle Freesia design video for Flower Factor
Dutch floral designer Pim van den Akker, from Flower Factor invited me to participate in a FloraHolland initiative promoting the versatility of Freesias entitled ...
Criss-cross corset style connect the gaps in a Monstera deliciosa leaf
Gently curve a shallow area with a leaf to showcase a gorgeous flower with a short stem in a water filled vase
Position foliage to create a smaller, shallow pond for your floral details to shelter in.
A tiny budvase design that rearranges basic ingredients, such as a single leaf and an orchid to create a new design concept.
Give a minimal design a few grass "whiskers" to feel that Spring breeze.