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Project

Sponge-Painted Eggs

Use a sponge to give eggs a softly mottled, natural look.

Introduction

Resources

Look for natural sponges where cosmetics are sold or at art-supply stores.

Materials

Steps

  1. Step 1

    Begin with a white, brown, or dyed egg. Tear off a piece of natural sponge. Dip the sponge into watered-down acrylic paint, and dab the egg randomly. Start with light shades and layer on darker colors as desired. Set egg on pin-board to dry.