Source: Martha Stewart Living, May 2008
A mix of large and bell-shaped clematis creates a palette of ruby pinks and amethyst purples, while copper beech leaves and a Victorian cast-iron urn add structure.
Line a container with plastic wrap.
Cut floral foam to fit inside vessel. Soak foam in water; place it in container.
Anchor beech stems in foam to create a framework. Insert larger clematis, varying placement by color. Add some smaller flowers as accents, filling any voids. Keep display away from sunlight, and water as needed.