Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
Curving Calla Lilies
Let the Calla lilies rest out of water for about 30 minutes to slightly dehydrate. Gently message the stem to curve
I like to follow the flower's natural curve but you can also curve only sections to create an elegant crescent or a curve at the tip of the stem. Place the stem back into water and condition as normal. The stem will become firm but the curve will remain.
Freely translated it means Each Moment, Only Once. It is a saying associated with Japanese tea ceremonies.
I have always been fascinated, as a designer, by the idea that there is a point when extremes or direct contrasts flip into its opposite.
Time Saving Tips and Article in the Canadian Florist Magazine
Retail florists and wholesalers are already designing, ordering and preparing their product range for Mother's Day. This is my article that I wrote for the Mother's Day Design...
This is my article that I wrote for the Mother's Day Design Issue of Canadian Florist Magazine
Place a water tube at an angle in lumber so that the Zantedeschia float just above the base to show off the delicate grass snippets scattered up the stem