Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
The colour and the effect will vary due to application, temperature and humidity.
Although the wax is strong it is also soft and can easily be damaged. I make carriers for my wax shapes so that it doesn't damage in transit.
Place a plate under your hot glue gun to catch drips when you work. You can use these drops of dried glue later in designs
Dipping red grapes in pale wax creates a cloudy layer that is not only anti-bacterial (prevents fruit from spoiling and releasing the ethylene gas) but also gives depth and...
I loved how peaceful this smooth wax looked when combined with the tulip and tendrils. Like a lily floating on a pond.
You can use any type of paper to make flowers. I use tissue paper, Crêpe paper, cardboard, newsprint and coffee filters (new and used) to make sweet peas, carnations, paper...