How to Make Pressed Flowers and Leaf Greeting Cards

Ages:6-8, 9-12
Location: Indoors
Skills: Art, Science

What you'll need:
Pressed flowers and leaves
Blank greeting cards
Glue
Clear vinyl with peel-off back (available in craft stores)

Background:
Your children can make attractive greeting cards using the flowers and leaves they pressed using their flower and leaf press.

What to do:
Arrange pressed flowers and leaves on a blank greeting card. Glue the arrangement into place and allow it to dry completely. Cut out a piece of clear vinyl that is large enough to cover the flowers and the leaves. Stick one edge of the vinyl on the page and carefully remove the peel-off backing as you roll the vinyl along the page, covering the flowers and leaves.

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