Make-Your-Own Leaf Rubbing Artwork

Leaves contain a variety of unique designs, each special in their own way. Explore their beautiful textures through our Leaf Rubbing Artwork tutorial and create something magnificent along the way.

Supplies needed:

  1. Leaves (Fake or real)
  2. Plastic Wrap
  3. Construction paper
  4. Crayons (remove the paper wrapping)


  1. Layout a piece of plastic wrap about the same size as your paper.
  2. Place the leaves on the plastic and gently press into place.
  3. Place a piece of paper on top of the leaves.
  4. Gently rub the crayon on to the paper.
  5. Be creative. Add colors, color a leaf with more than one color.

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