Had the wonderful pleasure of spending time with artist Annabel Stanley. Annabel has her own vineyard in the Central Okanagan, from which she uses the vines to weave her baskets and sculptures.

willow-and-lavender

Willow Mobiles and Stars make wonderful Christmas decorations!

Here’s a short video on how we made our Oak Leaf Mobile: Let’s Go Outside:

How To Make an Oak Leaf Mobile:

willow

Willow

String

Oak Leaves (we also used pine cones and willow stars)

26 gauge wire

1. Make a wreath with willow

2. Braid 4 ropes about 3 ft long

3. Attach a piece of wire to 4 oak leaves

4. Tie the string to wreath

5. Tie string to leaves

Happy Mobile making!

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collecting-leaves

I found these beautiful willow stars in the forest. Can you guess who made these beautiful stars?

Marghanita-and-willow-stars

Wishing you a beautiful and creative weekend in nature, love and peace Marghanita x

 

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