Birch Bark & Roses Bouquet


size: 7"

Materials

  • Dow STYROFOAM Brand Foam: 5” ball
  • Artificial or live flowers: 1 pink gerbera daisy, 1 dark pink rose, 3 small pink tulips, 1 pink hydrangea, 1 honeysuckle stem, 6 light pink roses
  • Artificial twisted green vines, three 24” lengths
  • Artificial bird’s nest with painted eggs, 4”
  • Reindeer moss

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, pencil

Tools

  • Floral shears
  • Floral pins
  • Low-temp glue gun and sticks

Directions

  • 1. Trim two ivy lengths and twist together to create round handle. Use glue and floral pins to secure ends into sides of ball.
  • 2. Trim all flower stems to 2”. Arrange on foam ball leaving space on one side for nest. Hot glue stems.
  • 3. Use floral pins and glue to secure nest onto ball. Glue eggs inside nest.
  • 4. Trim remaining ivy length and insert into front of ball. Hot glue ends. Hot glue moss on uncovered areas.

by Diane Flowers for Dow Chemical Co.

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