When it comes to summer DIY projects, there's nothing better than shibori. It's a little messy, completely free-form, and a lot of fun. Plus, you can feel a…
Des feuilles découpées par Lorenzo Durán Silva
Artist Lorenzo Durán lives and works in Guadalajara, Spain where for the last four years he’s focused primarily on cutting intricate illustrations from dried leaves. He often depicts animals and insects as shown above, but has explored a wide variety of geometric patterns and also does custom work on request. (via fer1972)
How-To: 4 Techniques for Making Shibori Designs
Cut-Away Leaf Art
Cut-Away Leaf Art // Lorenzo Duran
How to Make Maple Syrup I: Choosing Trees and Getting Sap -
Make your own maple syrup! Part I explains how to select trees, including winter bud identification of sugar maple vs. red maple. Also explains how to collect sap. Very helpful photos.