This is our son’s idea. We must admit- it was very helpful in getting the kids to work together in collecting this Fall’s leaves! While you can buy coloured lawn bags for this season some municipalities require that yard waste be put in a specific colour bag (e.g., clear) or you might just want to get creative making your own bags! After our son drew his Halloween ideas on our bags our neighbours did the same which he was truly delighted by! Thank you J., M. & R.! Materials Clear large bags Thick permanent marker Leaves Rake *You may want to don a smock for this or wear play clothes in case some of the marker gets on your clothes Directions Rake your lawn and fill your lawn bags with leaves. Using your permanent marker create spooky scenes, characters or messages. You could do this by using either the positive or negative space. Display them on your lawn. Simple Jack-O’-Lantern Vampire, Evil Scientist Monster Witch Werewolf A few of our neighbour’s bags: Purpose Drawing on and with different materials to various scales Safety Notes Be sure to exercise caution when using a permanent marker to protect clothing and surfaces. Please like & share: Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.