My Creative Workbook

Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman

22 August 2018 FreestyleFreesia

Dutch floral designer Pim van den Akker, from Flower Factor invited me to participate in a FloraHolland initiative promoting the versatility of Freesias entitled ...

15 August 2018 Bursting with excitement

Loosely weave grass to create a decorative grid keeping flowers in place over a square container.

8 August 2018 On the net

Knot a net to rest short stem orchids on.

1 August 2018 Stay Cool!

Craft a free standing Sweat pea design

25 July 2018 Lemon Aid

Use a lemon as a stopper to keep floral material in place

18 July 2018 Is it an Isit?

Deep cherry red Miltonia orchid in a platter of cherries

11 July 2018 Stay-a-Float

Snip florets from a hydrangea mop head to float on water

4 July 2018 Wonder

Tie a bundle of grass to support your floral details

27 June 2018 Look deep

Curl foliage to use as a natural armature for delicate buds.

20 June 2018 A Bundle of Pretty

A dried bundle of ripped flax hides a secret water source for the orchids

13 June 2018 Eat up!

A woven bubble for a carnivorous plant.

6 June 2018 Hi-Lo

Perfect stems, perfect flowers. Needs nothing more.