Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
Cover a butchers hook with a ribbon
Glue a small line of hot glue in the inside curve of a butchers hook. Secure the ribbon end to the metal.
Glue over the edge and down the curve. Secure the ribbon.
Follow the curve all the way around. Adding a small drop of hot glue and pressing the ribbon to secure.
Cut the ribbon straight where the two ends meet.
Secure the ribbon ends with glue.
String up pumpkins and glass seahorse vases to craft an autumn mobile design.
Here are the two secrets to assembling a well balanced hanging sculpture: First: Let gravity do the work. Do not fight it. And Secondly: Start from the bottom of your design...
I designed and printed these clips on a 3D printer as a fast, secure and convenient way to hang water tubes vertically down fishing line.
Cut the plastic, sand and wrap with ribbon
Hanging pumpkins and tiny vases to create a Autumn mobile floral design.
A veil of green wool, Spanish moss and dried hydrangeas hang over white lilies
A closer look at my design at the 20th anniversary of Canada Blooms and The Toronto Flower Show
My article and Floral Monogram Seating Plan designs featured in DIY Weddings Magazine
Tucked into the box with every advance copy of the book, the effortless floral craftsman is a packet of clips. This design and Tutorial is a bit of inspiration... what will you...