My Creative Workbook

Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman

Designs

8 March 2011 ANTI-BACTERIAL

Waxed fruit and a Hot Glue nest

1 March 2011 FLOAT

Reflex Tulip and Passion Fruit Tendrils in a wax disk

25 February 2011 A Rock by any other Name...

It's not really what we call things that matter but what they are made of- in this design, it's made of all three types of Oasis and wool.

19 February 2011 Crossing Boundaries

Twig waterfall creates the boundary between the "under" and the "over" of the design. Tutorial: How to cover test tubes with Rainbow Oasis

17 February 2011 Hanging Garden

Hanging garden Design using Rainbow Oasis Powder

11 February 2011 A Work of Heart

Carving hearts out of Rainbow Oasis to create an under water design

8 February 2011 Prickly Oasis

Create the two or more coloured details with Rainbow Oasis.

3 February 2011 I've got my head in the clouds

Wax and Rainbow Oasis keep the flower heads in place.

29 January 2011 Ground Breaking

Water stream breaking through ground in an autumn forest.

20 January 2011 The last Vine Wreath

Every designer knows how to stretch their supplies. We use and re-use our dried plant material until our fellow designers feel like hiding it from us. I formed such an...

14 January 2011 Inspired by Nature

Flax leaves are ripped with a kenzan and wrapped with copper wire and small blue beads to create a rope to weave into a delicate spider web.

5 January 2011 Protea Composite

To create this huge Protea I took apart nine Protea flower heads and glued the tepals and bracts back on to a polystyrene ball to create a large Protea composite flower that is...