Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
If you know my work you have probably seen me do this: I float flowers using a tiny bubble wrap skirt... this time I am floating an entire design on it's own bubble wrap raft.
This is without a doubt the quickest and easiest floral project on my entire site. And rather fun to do. I make these.. all... the... time!
Part of sustainable designing is designing with the entire life-cycle of your work in mind. Designing armatures is a lasting and ever changing design solution.
A fun hanging design that spins in the slightest breeze.
A three in one Tutorial to show you how to weave a clutch purse, how to add a magnetic closure AND how to incorporate a ribbon into a weaved design.
Capture Spring for just a little bit longer by sticking blossoms down, in place.
A clever almost concealed wire support to keep a single tulip flower upright in a minimal bud design.
Yay everyone! I found the absolute best way to preserve passion fruit flowers. Here it is: how to dry flowers using Silica Gel.
Weave a wreath around a cardboard circle to create an almost lace effect... perfect to capture those first signs of Spring!
Give new life to an old vase by turning and balancing it on it's side. It's actually easier than it looks... and it looks super impressive!
Tulips continue to grow as they open. This means you not only have to be mindful of their proportions as they are now... but also as they will be once open.