My obsession with straw work started years ago when I found a beautiful, handmade
straw flower at a flea market in Switzerland. I wanted to learn more about this amazing
craft, and a recent trip to Mexico was the perfect place to explore my obsession with
mixing palm leaves and straw.
thin metal wire
- Mix water and food coloring. Dip the straw in the mixture.
- Thread pieces of straw on wire, and simply fold the wire to create angular shapes. Then connect the shapes to each other.
- Once you have a design you are happy with, hang it up.
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