My Creative Workbook

Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman

Twig garland

Cut a hand full of twigs.

Cut a hand full of twigs.

Wrap the wire around the twig a few times

Wrap the wire around the twig a few times

Twist the wire a few times to secure

Twist the wire a few times to secure

Move down the wire and wrap and twist another twig

Move down the wire and wrap and twist another twig

Continue adding twigs

Continue adding twigs to make a long dangling garland

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Tutorials

14 January 2011 Beaded wire

Thread thin wire with tiny beads

Related Designs

2 April 2011 Easter Parade Demonstration and Accessory Workshop

Advanced level Workshop: For my Easter Parade Demonstration I made 6 hand-tied designs within armatures. The concept was to pick up the design while demonstrating and to literally...

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22 March 2017 Biomimicry

A design demonstration and workshop at the Floral Trends Design group in South Africa exploring how we emulate nature’s best biological ideas to solve our modern day design...

22 March 2017 Biomimicry Demonstration and Workshop at the Floral Trends Design Group, South African Flower Union

Looking at how we emulate nature’s best biological ideas to solve our modern day design problems.

22 March 2017 Biomimicry Demonstration and Workshop video

Looking back at the preparations and my Biomimicry design demonstration and workshop at the Floral Trends Design Group in South Africa