My Creative Workbook

Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman



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The sun’s

Chrysanthemum floral design


Scatter a few twigs

on a

Add rosary vine.


Chrysanthemum and rosary vine


Tape over the rim of the vase


Derived from the yearning for April… for spring

It's April!

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2 April 2014 Turning the sellotape over the vase trick up-side-down for a sticky side out frog

Tape a grid over a vase to keep the floral details in place

Favourite Flowers


Chrysanthemum or "mums"

Ceropegia woodii

Rosary vine, Chain of Hearts, Collar of hearts and String of hearts

Related Designs

6 April 2016 Take it for a Spin

Make a clear grid to suspend plant material on

7 June 2017 Dream, Job

Create a grid to rest some plant material so that it floats and some with their stems to rest in the water below

12 July 2017 Sparkler

A radiating twig design

13 September 2017 Around again

Tape a grid at the edge of a container