Funeral wreath from birch bark

funeral floristry

The following flowers (botanical names) and materials were used:

  • Asparagus setaceus
  • Betula pendula
  • Chrysantemum x grandiflorum
  • Eustoma grandiflorum
  • Gypsophila paniculata
  • Jasminum officinale
  • Olea europaea
  • Tanacetum parthenium
  • moss
  • Wire stitching (BUCO)
  • Birch bark wreath
  • OASIS® BLACK BIOLIT® Wreath
© Bloom´s

You can find the whole series here BLOOM’s Praxis Ausgabe 92 März/April 2020

This is how it is done

Step 1

Place the commercially available ready-made wreath made of intertwined birch bark flakes around the previously watered fresh flower foam wreath base.

Step 2

Pin this in place with the wire staples. Then insert the short cut flowers into the fresh flower foam wreath.

Products used in this creation

OASIS® BLACK BIOLIT® Wreath

The foam does not have to be completely hidden, the translucent black base adds depth and becomes a design element.