Last night, we used an idea I saw on Crafty Crow to make beautiful water color paintings of Fall trees. The background colors were painted free-form and then when those were dry, we painted the black tree shape. I painted one at the same time that Blaze did his, so he could see how to do it.
And here is Blaze's:
We have set up an Autumn nature table display in Blaze's room, using those pieces of silk we dyed as the table cover: