I have seen relief arrangements that incorporated an open grid or lattice made of bamboo - but I wanted something more organic and irregular. I settled on a nice piece of wild grape vine I have growing on my property as my starting point.
The additional materials I used for this design included a long narrow ceramic container glazed in a dark rust red ash glaze, 26 gauge floral wire, wire cutters, hasami, ginger leaves, and three yellow "stock" mums.
After running the wire through the two small holes in the back of the container, the grape vine was then wired to the back of the container and a hanging loop formed.
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