KEEPING NATURE ON THE WALL: Great artists were inspired by nature. You should be, too. Following are easy to teach and fun leaf projects. No matter the art talent, language spoken, nor age. everyone can have fun and feel confident in their projects. Don't forget to make a SPRING (LEAFY) TREE. Also,Leaf Shrinky Dinks. Incorporate HEARTS OR EASTER DESIGNS among the LEAVES!
#1 QUICK CRAFT: "Leaf Ghosts" or ""Leaf Angels."a. acrylic white paint, b. paintbrush, c.black marker for eyes, mouth, d. ribbon for hanging. Best to use artificial leaves & paint two coats of white on both sides. When dry, add eyes and mouth.
#2 QUICK CRAFT:Perfect craft using old newspapers. Create some quick fall decor by rubbing crayons onto freshly fallen leaves that are covered in newspaper or a page from an old book. Rub until shape of leaf appears. Use a coordinating crayon to highlight & define the shape of the leaf. Make a bunch of newspaper leaves and string them to decorate windows or walls. The options are endless. Sit back and ENJOY!
#3 QUICK CRAFT: "Fall Leaf Creatures"-add googly eyes & arrange leaves to suit creature's body. On line-Type in Fall Leaf Creatures for many ideas.
NOTE: Please check my TpT "Georgia O'Keeffe" download for more leaf ideas. PINTEREST/explore/paper-leaves/ ideas under various leaf subjects abound.
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