Autumn leaf craft projects

by Kim   |   October 9, 2009

Autumn is the most colorful season in many parts of the US. While the trees are ablaze in color, take this chance to preserve some leaves or use them in your favorite art projects. There are lots of DIY craft projects on the web, but unfortunately many of them seem to call for expensive and/or toxic ingredients from the craft store. The craft ideas below should all have eco-friendly substitutes. Here's a recipe for homemade spray starch.

    • Collect and press leaves following this photo flipbook and instructions.

Also check out these adorable acorn craft ideas.