Next was an arrangement with the other things I'd brought in from the woods and gardens.
I chose a small brown crock and then put in some woodland ferns,
some of the asparagus berries, a little of some grass that I don't know the name of from my garden, some juniper, cottoneaster, berries from barberry, and a few other things to create this arrangement:
Putting it together was a process of adding, taking out, moving around, until I was finally satisfied with the result:
And in place on the porch: