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Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman

Eucalyptus Snow Flakes

Place a sheet of plastic on a flat working surface

Place a sheet of plastic on a flat working surface

Cross three stems and flood with wood glue

Cross three stems and flood with wood glue

Glue on the seeded eucalyptus.

Glue on the seeded eucalyptus.

Make sure the seeded eucalyptus makes full contact with the thin stem

Make sure the seeded eucalyptus makes full contact with the thin stem

While the first snow flake dries start on the second one

While the first snow flake dries, start on the second one

When the glue is almost dry start to add little details to each star flake to make it unique

When the glue is almost dry, start to add little details to each snow flake to make it unique

Add a few more seeds

Add a few more seeds...

And short cross sections

and short, cross-sections to the longer stems

When completely dry lift the snow flake from the plastic

When completely dry, lift the snow flake from the plastic and chip away most of the dry glue with a pin or needle.

Eucalyptus snow flakes

Eucalyptus snow flakes

Glue the light Eucalyptus snow flakes to float on the pine needles

Glue the light Eucalyptus snow flakes to float on the pine needles

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