I brought in lilacs and put a batch in a vase on each table. The kids took a good look, and then drew the vase, the stems, the leaves, a table, etc. I mixed up several different lilac paints to put on each table, and the kids used long-handled Q-Tips to paint the flowers. Turn your head sideways for the last paintings. I don't know why Blogger insisted on rotating these 2 images below!