Autumn colored leaves

For many years I have had a fascination with pressed leaves and ferns.  When autumn rolls around I begin to snag colored leaves to press.  Reds, oranges and yellows are all attractive and if done right can last for many years to come.  Here is the technique that I use to press my leaves. How to Press Autumn Leaves: Gather your favorite fall leaves while they are still bright andRead More →

Butterfly Craft

I am crazy about little flying critters like bees, birds and butterflies.   They provide such joy to the garden, spreading pollen and cheering me with chirping and buzzing.  However, it is a little too early for massive amounts of bees and butterflies in my neck of the woods.  So this time of year I like to make my own flying beauties to spread some smiles. How to make paper butterflies:Read More →