(FYI I'll be jumping back on the 30 Days of Happiness bandwagon soon - I've been busy the last few nights on a special project for Short Pants!)
I saw this idea (umm, like most of my kids' crafts ideas...heehee) over at The Artful Parent and thought it looked like fun. We actually saved this one for a weekend when Bean was here, but when offered the chance to do it, she declined! That'll teach me to try and guess what a pre-teen will do. ;)
Short Pants and I gathered a variety of herbs, leaves, etc. from the yard and garden:
Then we turned them over....
After we finished making all of the prints, we baked them at 250 degrees for 45 minutes in order to harden the sculpey. Short Pants asked to paint them the next day, so we got out the paints and he went to town: