Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
The glories of Christmases long, long ago…
"… tales of the glories of Christmases long, long ago. It's the most wonderful time of the year. There be much mistletoe-ing and hearts will be glowing…"
Christmas Flower Trends 2012: A Contemporary Christmas inspired by Classic Christmas lyrics
There'll be kindling for weaving
candles for gleaming
and crystals hung in the snow
There'll be light scattered stories
And tales of the glories
Of Christmases long, long ago
It's the most wonderful time of the year…
Title and words adapted from "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year", a popular Christmas song, composed in 1963 by Edward Pola and George Wyle
Wrap vines and twigs around a wire frame to create a decorative woodland chandelier
Cotton balls can be unrolled and fluffed to create long garlands of "snow"
My article and Bamboo Lantern design featured in DIY Weddings Magazine
Glue the most delicate twig table top Christmas tree
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...
...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...
An easy to do ahead of time winter wonderland themed design for the calm days just after Christmas but before New Years Eve.
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...