My Creative Workbook

Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman

Connect the dot

connect the dot floral art design

“...everything

Blue iris

connects

Grass shelter

to

Grass armature for isis flowers.

everything

 Spherical grass armature

else,”

Quote by Leonardo da Vinci

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Tutorials

3 February 2016 Connect the dot grass Armature

Connect the ends of grass snippets to create a spherical grass armature

7 April 2012 A Neighbor friendly way to deflate a balloon

Apart from avoiding the noise popping a balloon makes this is also a less violent way to deflate a balloon when you make Papier Mache items

30 August 2011 Removing Oasis Floral Adhesive glue spills

The finish of every design should be flawless. Make sure there are no bits of glue visible in your design by carefully removing all traces of spills.

30 March 2011 Mud balls

How to cover Styrofoam, plastic, oasis and fibreglass balls with mud.

Favourite Flowers

Iris

Dutch Iris or widow iris are the best known varieties used as cut flowers

Related Designs

2 March 2016 Beginning

Glue a Midelino Cane Coil Globe Cup to display beautiful Gloriosa lilies

30 August 2017 If

Place a water tube at an angle in lumber so that the Zantedeschia float just above the base to show off the delicate grass snippets scattered up the stem

30 May 2018 You see... here is the Thing:

Glue a grass snippet grid for shallow container design

1 April 2011 A Floral Art Demonstration by Floral Trends Design Group

A Floral Art Demonstration by Floral Trends Design Group with music, narration and pictorial presentation.

1 January 2011 South African Flower Union Calendar 2011

My design "Desalination" featured in the 2011 South African Flower Union Calender

17 April 2013 Hide-and-go-peek

Create a soft light by making a leaf cocoon for a flameless candle

3 April 2011 One Singular Sensation

Three Lilies plaited to create a sensational, singular flower "growing" out of a Equisetum dome filled with Rainbow Oasis pebbles.