Fall  2017 Class Pictures

Chicken Basket with Lights
Chicken Basket with Lights

Wrap a set of wire lights in a chicken wire baskets and fill with pods, gourds, cones and other textural material.

Collection of Bottles and Jars
Collection of Bottles and Jars

Choose a collection of random glass bottles and jars to use as candle holders. Give some added height using 3 and 4 inch terracotta saucers. Wrap vine around the collection.

Bittersweet Garland Base
Bittersweet Garland Base

A bittersweet garland is used as a base to hold the dried pods, cones and other materials, which are just set in the tray, in place

Vase of Stems
Vase of Stems

Simply fill a vase with stems of beautiful artificial fall leaves for a stunning design. Place sand in the vase for ballast and to help stabilize the stem placement.

Decorated Vase
Decorated Vase

Attach a piece of ribbon around a vase, using carpet tape to hold it in place. Tie a bow and glue it to the ribbon. Glue materials into the box. Fill jar with potpourri.

Cinnamon Log
Cinnamon Log

A bow can be used as the mechanic for a design in many situations, including a Cinnamon Log.

Narrow Neck Vace
Narrow Neck Vace

A vase with a narrow neck is ideal for tying a bow on as the base for a design

Mini Design on Top
Mini Design on Top

Use a bow as the mechanic for a small design on the top of the lantern. Fill the lantern with artificial gourds, nuts, pods, and cones.jpg

Accent Candle Wreath
Accent Candle Wreath

Wire Deodar cones and dried Quince slices, then glue the wires into the wreath backing. Place on an upside down saucer. Use a vase as a candle holder. Lentils provide a stable base.jpg