Growing orchids requires patience. Time. Work. Strong light. High humidity. Regular periods of drying alternating with drenching rains. Beading an orchid pillow is almost just like that. Almost. I get along without the humidity, rain and periods of dryness.
For those of you who have been following my progress with Orchid, I am pleased to say I'm in the home stretch. All the orchid blossoms have been beaded! I have the stems and leaves left.
Here's what's coming next: