Well I succeeded in finishing my sister's birthday present, yay!
I was a little worried last night. When I got home I didn't know where I'd put the basket. After a short panic I found it. This morning I filled it with some floral foam and covered it with mossy... stuff.
After that I added two leaves to each flower, the leaves I had left over I combined into groups of two, all the stems were then wrapped in green floral tape.
Then I arranged them into the basket.
However, it didn't look full enough, so I made 10 more sets of leaves and added those in:
So I promised a picture to show size and it took me a while to figure out what to use, I was going to use my iPhone until I realized I needed it to take the picture. Then I realized this is a blog, most people should have an idea of how large a standard size mouse is. So below is that photo and two other angles.
Pattern: Mini Tulips
Flower Design: Dalene Kelly
Arrangement Design: Me
Started: April 24, 2013
Finished: April 26, 2013
Beads: 11/0 Czech Seed Beads
Wire: 26 ga. floral wire and Artistic Wire