Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
Rocking around Three Candle Trees
- 15 December 2011
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Christmas Flower Trends 2011
A Contemporary twist on Traditional Christmas Style details.
I designed this for the Capilano Flower Arrangers Club Christmas table centrepieces workshop
Christmas Eve in our home is a formal affair. Formal but comfortable: of the evening gown and barefoot variety.
We spend the largest part of the evening gathered around our glittering dinner table.
Feasting, opening presents and just enjoying the magnificence of all things Christmas.
And every year I think: This has been the most wonderful Christmas of all...
I dressed the wire spiral with Dendrobium orchids, alstroemeria, cymbidium orchids and lisianthus flowers
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This is an easy and quick way to make sure your table design is the right hight
The wire spirals are supported on wire sections pressed into the wax
Egg white and sugar creates a natural frost effect
A mould is a hollow container or profile used to give shape to molten or hot liquid material as it cools and hardens.
Cover a wreath frame with bark and cotton for a textured Christmas wreath design
My article and Bamboo Lantern design featured in DIY Weddings Magazine
Glue the most delicate twig table top Christmas tree
A wire Christmas star with a secret plan to hide the twinkle
Stack two vases to create a small gap at the side to keep a leaf upright
The last design I did for my book launch demonstration looking at aspects that influences my effortless style of designing... this week: often when we see a design element...
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 Yule log… really. In the spirit of 2020- I am inspired by the endless stream of cardboard boxes being...
...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...
This is the first of my Christmas 2021 series of designs. This year in the form of a mini workshop… my Christmas present to you. We will explore how to patina Copper and use it to...
This is the fourth of my Christmas 2021 series of designs. This year in the form of a mini workshop… my Christmas present to you. Paint copper to add a beautiful patina to a...