Almost transparent, their surface feels like delicate paper. They are one of Mother Nature’s many examples of perfection.
Although the beech tree is deciduous, its leaves stay on for a much longer time than most other deciduous trees. Sometimes, they even remain until the following spring, when the new shoots eventually have to force them off. Beech trees can live for an incredible 300 to 400 years.
Beech Leaves Download
Suitable for both adults and children and any ability. I have drawn these leaves for anyone who might benefit from focusing their mind on this little nature based activity for a while. Print out and colour with paint or pencils or use as a digital template for iPad/tablet colouring. I have included an image to give you some guidance but feel free to go your own way. Share your finished pieces by tagging @dollybirdsart.
You can find a short guidance video on @dollybirdsart Instagram page.