I have boxes of old newsletters and family stuff I've gathered over the years. DIY scrapbook to put together to hold all of your extended family's pictures and Christmas newsletters. thoughtful gift for grandparents and aunts & uncles.
transferring image to wood: cut wax paper to size of printer paper, put through printer with guidance, place ink side down on contrasting wood, push ink into wood using the edge of a card - use muscle, gently lift and seal.
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.