Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
Add flowers to the Copper wire Tiara
- 5 May 2011
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Snip tiny florets from the stem of very well conditioned hydrangeas. Add a small amount of glue to the floret and set aside for a few seconds to allow the glue to become tacky (it will start to bubble). Glue each floret, curl and wire bauble into place.
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The finish of every design should be flawless. Make sure there are no bits of glue visible in your design by carefully removing all traces of spills.
Up-cycle a pot scrubber to get a huge roll of very pretty copper wire
Hydrangea, when cultivated as a cut flower rather as a plant it is often revered to as Hortensia
Design 3:Wedding Tiara. This is a real Cinderella design, one moment scrubbing pots and the next getting ready for the ball.