Leaves must be completely dry. Melt beeswax in a double-boiler. Can use old candle stubs. (Optional - add a few drops of cinnamon oil). Hold leaves by the stem and dip in wax. Let excess drip off, then lay them on waxed paper to dry.
Another awesome art project to do with kids over break: On your next nature walk, have your little one help gather acorns for mommy's next project! With this simple How to Paint Acorns craft, you can create some stunning fall decor! From J Hunter.