Easter Egg Decorations

It’s time for the Easter egg hunt again!  There’s still so much to do before Sunday.  Dyeing Easter eggs is a craft kids truly enjoy and adults alike.  Its’ one of those crafts you can go as simple or as detailed as you wish.   Today I’m rounding up some inspiration especially for you!

Decoupage sounds fancy but it really is easier than it sounds.  Basically it’s just cutting out pictures or fabric and layering it with craft glue and letting it dry.  That is all!  Make sure your eggs have cooled before handling.  Cut out designs from beautiful napkins and paste it on the egg.  Besides craft glue, you can also use Modpodge or egg whites to apply the design.

DIY decoupage eggs for Easter <br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /> Need: hard boiled eggs (cold), pretty fabric, glue (craft glue)<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /> 1. Cute out shapes you like from fabric<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /> 2. Carefully paint a thin layer of glue and press fabric down on glue - paint another thin layer on top (make sure there are no bubbles in glue)<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /> 3. Dry and if you want a glossy look add another layer of glue otherwise display in pretty dish for company.<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /> Eggs will spoil - so only sit out on table when ready to eat.<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /> Decoupage (or découpage) is the art of decorating an object by gluing colored paper cutouts onto it in combination with special paint effects,gold leaf and so on


Here’s another napkin decoupage Easter egg.  This one is done with egg whites.  Brush it on the egg and let it dry.  Same technique as above. Click here for complete instructions.

Huevos de Pascua


Tattoo Easter egg decorations.

Decorate Easter Eggs with Temporary Tattoos... So pretty and elegant!  #Easter


The following are inspirations design for your Easter fun!


Hand painted Easter eggs





Easter eggs


decoupage eggs.


Tissue Paper Polka-Dot Eggs


How cool is this?  You don’t have to dye your eggs.  You can boil them, wait until they cool and use your sharpie to make any design you desire.

Easter Craft Craziness Part 1: Sharpie Eggs - mom.me

Here’s a cool video on how to dye Easter eggs with cool aid.  Yes cool aid!  Who would’ve thought?  This technique is so simple you can do a whole bunch of eggs in no time.

Happy Easter everyone!  Make something beautiful!

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