DIY Leaf Art Prints You Can Make with the Kids

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All it takes are some leaves (and perhaps even weeds) from your yard to create these beautiful and simple prints as an homage to spring. Find out how after the jump!

This tutorial on designskool shows how you and your little one can produce an entire wall of natural art in just an afternoon. Collect a handful of sprouts, leaves and flowers, arrange them between two pieces of paper, and pound away with a mallet or hammer. The plant pigments will "dye" the paper and create lovely, abstract forms with a watercolor-like quality.

Click here for the how-to!

Via Gardenista

(Image: Justine Hand)