Make this gorgeous Chrysanthemum Centerpiece by using natural and man-made materials to create a one-of-a-kind floral bouquet that will never wilt. This is the perfect DIY (do-it-yourself) craft project using painted pinecones (Loblolly or Jeffrey varieties) as the transformed chrysanthemums. The skill level to complete this project is rated as ‚ intermediate‚ . The materials needed to transform the pinecones into flowers include: pinecones (assorted sizes), 18 gauge floral wire, green floral tape, spray paint (used for the petals), acrylic paint (used for the base and accent colors), and gloss-finish clear acrylic spray sealer. To make the centerpiece base, the materials include: 14.5‚ w x 10‚ h x 6.5‚ d [36.83 cm x 25.4 cm x 16.51 cm] woven basket with handle, pinecone chrysanthemums (in assorted sizes and colors), artificial silk star flowers (white is shown), silk leather leaf fern, 1.25 yards [114.3 cm] of 2.5‚ w [6.35 cm] woven ribbon (floral print shown), floral foam and sheet moss.