Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
To celebrate the 6th year anniversary of My Creative Workbook I am looking at the most popular Tutorial I have done to date: Bubble raft to float flowers Since I posted this Design Tutorial in January 2012, it has been viewed by 107,000 unique visitors, and in a way it really has a life of its own now.
This is my re-take on the technique:
pronunciation | gU-mU-‘sAr-vE … goo-moo-SAIR-vee (Turkish)
Flowers naturally float in water. They just don’t always naturally float on water. For that they sometimes need a bit of help.
Cut the Phalaenopsis orchid with a bit of green stem attached. This will make them last longer.
Create a subtle contrast by floating or anchoring some of your design elements.
A mindful summer craft using banana leaves to create a floating arrangement.
Design 2 of my three week pre-Christmas designing series looking at How to style with artificial plants and branches using quality faux plants and stems. This week: wired branches
Is it better to go Cold Twinkle Turkey and embrace the minimalist living room or rather ease into it?
A tiny orchid stem ladder keeps the orchid suspended just above the water line
My article and woven ring basket design featured in the summer issue of <strong>DIY Weddings Magazine</strong>
My article and a floral panel design featured in DIY Weddings Magazine