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16 October 2014
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Autumn 2007
  Flower Arranging

Make your own Terracotta pot arrangement

Watch Video
Watch Anne preparing the terracotta pot by clicking on the image above

Place a saucer on top of your pot
Place a saucer on top of the terracotta pot

attach oasis to the saucer
Place oasis in the saucer and tape down with oasis tape

plade Harry Lauden to one side and secure with strong wire
Place Harry Lauder to the side on the oasis so that it sits to one side and secure with strong wire

Place Fatsia leaves in to the other side of the oasis
Place Fatsia leaves (cut to size) in to the other side of the oasis

Place Gerbera flowers in to the oasis in a straight line
Place Gerbera flowers in a line down the middle of the oasis. Put the smallest flower at the front and the biggest flower at the centre.

fill in gaps iwth viburnum and carnations
Insert three or four Carnations in front of the Harry Lauder and fill in the oasis that is showing with Viburnum.
Don't forget to fill in the back of your oasis if your pot is going to be seen from all angles.




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