Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
Zero waste, all natural Easter craft design.
Craft an everything is still growing spring design to celebrate... what we love!
Take all the usual ingredients for a budvase design- a flower, a leafy green something and roll it into something unusual to display.
Keep an orchid and a blade of grass on an upturned bowl... with the weight of a tiny pebble.
An easy to assemble yourself harvest basket to carry home and display Spring blossoms.
The trick of this Tutorial is to create a flat top platform to display Spring blossom twigs- the way it would look on moss in a forest.
Carefully break... but don't snap a reed to create a curved base for a fanned out grass armature.
Turn a flower vase into a bud vase by floating a smaller container inside the larger one.
Suspend flowers over a water filled container by weaving a natural grid.
Use the unique qualities of each stem to create a submerged design in a water filled glass vase.
Trap air between two vases to create a third circle... and frame for a small feather hint to a hopeful Spring