Gathering and preserving autumn leaves is a gratifying gardening undertaking, particularly for the youngsters. Generations of youngsters have used the “wax paper methodology” to protect fall leaves at peak shade – with just a little assist from Mom. Simply select vibrant skinny leaves that wouldn’t have a excessive water content material and place them between two sheets of wax paper. Place a fabric – like an previous tea towel – on high of the waxed paper “sandwich” and have Mother slowly run a scorching iron (no steam) all through the material. Peek beneath to see if the wax paper is melting and bear down laborious to get a great seal. The wax paper may seem cloudy whereas it’s heat, but it surely absolutely ought to dry clear as a result of it cools. Benefit from your pretty show of colourful leaves!
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