My Creative Workbook

Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman



This reminds me of a Lotus flower floating on a pond.

A soft and peaceful design floating on a wax disk.

Reflex Tulip and Passion Fruit Tendrils in a wax disk

Floating tulip design.

Float the flower and wax on water or set the design on a glass vase

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3 March 2011 Reflex Tulip Petals

Tulip petals can be opened or reflexed to create a fuller bloom

19 March 2011 Melting Wax for Floral Art

For Floral Art the temperature of the wax rarely exceeds the minimum melting point.

2 March 2011 Wax Disk

I loved how peaceful this smooth wax looked when combined with the tulip and tendrils. Like a lily floating on a pond.

Favourite Flowers




Granadilla, passionflower, passion vines

Related Designs


Waxed fruit and a Hot Glue nest

14 March 2011 MOULD

A mould is a hollow container or profile used to give shape to molten or hot liquid material as it cools and hardens.

27 January 2016 Well, I'll be

Manipulate fresh willow stems to create a sprouting armature for long tulip stems

22 February 2017 Perfect!

Tulips are so perfect just as they are all that is needed is to simply drape their graceful leaves around the flowers

15 December 2011 Rocking around Three Candle Trees

Wire spirals twisted around candles to make small Christmas trees for the Christmas Eve dinner table

18 March 2011 SHAPE

Chrysanthemum Hourglass