My Creative Workbook

Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman

This week's design

A sustainable, absolutely no waste floral design using willow to suspend your flower head in your arrangement.

Transition into Fall

This is both a decorative and functional design solution. But most importantly, I think, there is absolutely zero waste.

Weave a small wreath in the side twig of a willow branch to keep a flower in place in your design

About My Creative Workbook

The My Creative Workbook website started as just that, a place for me to capture my creative work. Over time talented and like minded designers noticed... and told their friends and they told their friends. The website has grown into a design resource used by flower enthusiasts from all over the world looking for unusual design inspiration and Tutorials. My book, The Effortless Floral Craftsman, a floral crafter's guide to crafting with nature takes the work I share here on my website to the next level. Which is exactly what my book is about, taking your work to the next level!

Christine de Beer
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Designs

Mindfully designed to inspire you to say both :"I wish I thought of doing that!" AND "I can totally do that." No need for special vases, equipment or even a huge budget for tons of flowers. Just the mostly plant based, sustainable designs that made my work so widely shared and used by readers.

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Tutorials

The kind of innovative yet practical design tips, tricks and techniques you don't even know how ask Google for- you won't find these anywhere else. And if you do, ask, it probably came from here.

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Images

Each and every picture taken just so... so that you have the best possible view to follow along or enjoy looking through.

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Weeks

The secret trick to keeping others inspired is keeping yourself inspired first. It's about showing up, sharing the absolute best you possibly can while aiming for nothing less than to inspire, week after week after week, for 449 weeks straight. Not one week missed. No exceptions. No excuses. That is how professionals inspire.

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