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Project

Glitter Eggs How-To

Materials

Steps

  1. Step 1

    Tape off the inside lip of egg boxes with painter's tape.

  2. Step 2

    Paint egg boxes with blue acrylic paint, and let dry on a paper plate.

  3. Step 3

    Brush the outside of one half of each egg box with craft glue thinned with a few drops of water.

  4. Step 4

    Use a spoon to sprinkle egg with glitter.

  5. Step 5

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    Place egg on the plate, glitter side up, to dry. Repeat for the other side of the egg.

  6. Step 6

    Using the same glitter technique, coat embellishments such as paper or fabric flowers and leaves with glitter, and let dry.

  7. Step 7

    Glue embellishments to egg.

  8. Step 8

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    Glue a decorative trim to both halves of egg, just above where the top and bottom halves meet.