My creative workbook

Christine de Beer Floral Lifestyle Design

Natural stem hook to hang plant material from

Twig hook

Side stems of branches can be used as hooks to hang floral material in a design.

Cut the stem a few centimetres below a fork in the branch keeping one stem longer than the other

Cut the stem a few centimetres below a fork in the branch keeping one stem longer than the other

This method creates great movement but it is also very secure and best of all- natural

This method creates great movement but it is also very secure and best of all- natural

Bamboo hook

You can also use bamboo as a natural hook instead of twigs

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Christine de Beer

This is my ongoing creative workbook to research and capture design projects and techniques. You will mostly find ideas for floral art but I will also include some other projects such as gift packaging, cards and even cake decorating with a few lifestyle projects arranged in between.

Everything you see in this workbook was designed, made and photographed by me, unless specific credit is given to another designer.

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