Leaves are always a fascination and such a clear guide to the seasons. In Australia it’s not always as obvious as many other parts of the world but that just means we have to be more aware!
I’ve used brown parcel wrapping paper as we had some to recycle. It’s not always easy to find coloured brown paper in craft shops.
Don’t throw away what you have left. They are perfect for paper chains or to top up a gluing activity.