Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
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A single stem of lilies turned into a celebration just by twirling a handful of lily grass around it.
It's sometimes difficult to place a tiny crystal or bead exactly where you want it.
Sometimes you want to keep flowers in tight bud for as long as possible to suit your design
How to keep Lilies in bud for longer. Removing the pollen. Stringing a Lily Garland.
Snip, roll and glue a few blades of grass to create a design feature
Craft a dried cane globe for the armature of the design and then add lily grass to dry in place.
A creative way to keep foliage hydrated for a cool, water filled summer design.
Keeping this tulip upright requires less magic and more hot glue skills... but it looks magical never the less.
An all out effective way of keeping a flower stem in the exact spot you want it to be in a clear water vase design.
… and why we call this the special craftsmanship edition
Bright and sunny cymbidium orchids and roses, lilies, lisianthus and pincushions
Weave a basket with dangling edges for a single orchid display
My article and grass wedding basket design.