This website features many simple projects for kids and those looking for quick and simple gifts. It has lots of Button Tree Art ideas. You know how there's a button or two left after sewing apparel, scrapbooking or crafts? This is a great way to put that jar full to good use.:
cut a bunch of green patterned paper (or you could use plain green) into skinny strips.then i cut some of the strips into smaller sizes.... all different lengths.then start stacking them. random order..random pattern...biggest at the bottom....all the way up to the smallest.