Colors of Fall Arrangement

Skill Level: Beginner

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What You'll Need

  • FloraCraft® Design It:®:
  • Silks & Naturals®, Desert Foam® Half Ball, 7 7/8" diameter
  • SimpleStyle®
  • Decorative Mesh, 1 1/3 yd. Bronze
  • Artichokes, four
  • Design It:®
  • Floral Picks
  • Floral Wire
  • Floral Shears
  • Wire Cutter
  • Galvanized metal tub, 8 1/2" diameter x 6" tall
  • Two Tiger Lily stems, rust, 8" length
  • Gerber Daisy bush, (with four brown, four rust and one burgundy 4" diameter flowers)
  • Hydrangea bush, asst. brown and gold, 30" length
  • Hydrangea bush, light brown, 30" length
  • Two Pussy Willow stems, white, 36" length
  • Berry Stem, brown and rust, 24" length
  • Two brown seedpods, 4 1/2" diameter
  • Glue gun & glue sticks

Instructions

  1. Hot glue Foam Half Ball into bottom of pot, flat side down.
  2. Use Wire Cutter to trim Tiger Lily stems to 18″ and insert into center of Foam with one facing the front and one the back. Cut apart Gerber Daisy bush into individual flowers and randomly insert all around Tiger Lily stems. (Note: For all flowers, work all around arrangement, to evenly distribute.)
  3. Cut apart large and small Hydrangeas and evenly distribute. (Note: Try to stagger colors so that rust, brown and light brown is evenly distributed throughout.)
  4. Place two artichokes on left front of container and seedpod on right front. Hot glue in place. Turn around arrangement and repeat on back.
  5. Cut apart and insert throughout arrangement, pussy willows and berries. (Note: Use floral wire to tie stems to floral picks to lengthen and support stems as needed.)
  6. Use Floral Shears to cut mesh into twenty 4″ square pieces. Place one square onto another, at an angle (so you see all eight corners). Gather in center and twist. Attach with wire to floral pick. Make a total of twenty and randomly insert all around arrangement.

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