My Creative Workbook

Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman

Tutorials

17 October 2018 Clips to hang flowers vertically

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.

10 October 2018 Single blade wrap armature

Fold a single blade of grass or slender leaf around a small container to stand your flower in position

3 October 2018 Inside Pod Designing

Snip open a Physalis pod to create a cavity for delicate floral details.

12 September 2018 Off-center hole-wreath armature

Craft a slightly off center wreath from dried vines and grasses for Phalaenopsis orchids.

5 September 2018 Wisteria Wreath Vine

Weave tiny vine wreaths on the leave stems of a stripped Wisteria vine

5 September 2018 Wisteria Vine Wreath Armature

Create a barely there armature with sturdy end of season vines.

29 August 2018 Coil slip on sandals

Braid ripped flax and coil it into shaped slip on sandals.

24 August 2018 Kenzan foliage cover-up

Cover your kenzan by wrapping it in a leaf.

22 August 2018 Vein Veil For Freesias

Cut a slight veil to frame your flowers with

8 August 2018 Wrap around grass loop and knot armature

Connect strips of ripped grass to create a knotted armature for short stemmed flowers

1 August 2018 Balancing Sweet pea stems with an Ivy Leaf Stack

This design is all about balance.