My Creative Workbook

Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman

Tutorials

5 January 2011 Peel a Protea flower

Peel away the tepals and bracts from a Protea flower hear to make a large composite flower orb

4 January 2011 Drinking straw "test tubes"

When you need to keep a tiny stem hydrated this is just what you need.

3 January 2011 Syringe with tube

Easy way to fill test tubes and easiest way to remove water from a vase

2 January 2011 Lilies

How to keep Lilies in bud for longer. Removing the pollen. Stringing a Lily Garland.

1 January 2011 Sisal Stars

Paper towel cardboard tubes create the basic shape of my stars

1 January 2011 Equisetum

Create a natural flower "test tube" or a light with Equisetum

1 January 2011 Test tubes

To prevent bacterial growth that diminishes the vase life of your flowers wash your test tubes after every use.