Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
It is February and the month of love. I couldn't resist adding a tiny little love bug to my design
I used pine as the head and body of my love bug.
Two dried pine needles curl as the feelers.
I used hazel to balance my bug on twiggy legs.
Next the love bug gets seeded Eucalyptus eyes and a heart shaped rosary vine (ceropegia woodii) body
Made from dried cherry twigs and a skeleton leaf.
Weave grasshoppers or butterflies (or fireflies) from palm leaves
I wrote this article for Wedding Business Success (an online meeting place for the wedding industry) exploring a positive way of looking at creativity and... stealing!
Sticks and twigs create a resting spot for palm and rose butterflies
A fragile looking heart made from twigs that can hold a lot of orchids
My Halloween design... with some scary stuff hidden if you can read between the leaves!
Craft a willow heart to display 12 red roses to celebrate Valentine's Day.
An all plant zero waste, levitating, twig (with just a splatter of autumn leaves, a breath of spiderweb and float of roots) Halloween decoration with an eerie bat skeleton made...
An... everything is moving... design. The tulips are growing and the small vine filled vase is bopping around in the water. And if you lean them against each other just right it...