I love this idea but I also treasure finding "skeleton leaves" naturally. DIY Translucent Leaves: Let leaves soak in Arm and Hammer Washing Soda for a few days, then take a brush and lightly brush off the.) And you have Translucent leaves
How to make Skeleton Leaves with Washing Soda. Washing Soda is made by baking regular Baking Soda in a oven for 30 minutes -- (Who knew?) - Don't care so much about the leaves, but pinning for the washing soda tip!