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Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman

Over the Blue

Over the Blue floral art design

Somewhere over the rainbow
Way up high,
There's a land that I heard of
Once in a lullaby.

Campanula, rosary vine and cherry stem arch.

Somewhere over the rainbow
Skies are blue,
And the dreams that you dare to dream
Really do come true.

Blue rainbow.

Someday I'll wish upon a star
And wake up where the clouds are far
Behind me.

Add a few rosary vine stems to curl over the rainbow.jpg

Where troubles melt like lemon drops
Away above the chimney tops
That's where you'll find me.

Tiny Campanula trumpets

Somewhere over the rainbow
Bluebirds fly.
Birds fly over the rainbow.
Why then, oh why can't I?

Place the arch over an upturned vase.

If happy little bluebirds fly
Beyond the rainbow
Why, oh why can't I?

Over The Rainbow was written by Harold Arlen and lyrics by E.Y. Harburg and was sung by actress Judy Garland for the 1939 movie The Wizard of Oz

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Tutorials

7 August 2013 Cherry twig rainbow arch

Glue a few twigs to arch over a upturned container

4 January 2011 Drinking straw "test tubes"

When you need to keep a tiny stem hydrated this is just what you need.

Favourite Flowers

Ceropegia woodii

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

Related Designs

31 January 2018 Rock, don't Roll

Balance the heavy Protea flower head to lean against a rock.