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Easter eggs

Explore 85 projects, 16 articles, 16 galleries, 70 videos, and more

Basic Egg Projects

Steps:11
Materials
  • For chicks: 1 1/8-inch pom-pom maker from a crafts store
  • For chicks: Yellow yarn
  • For chicks: Orange pipe cleaners
  • Cotton gloves
  • For polka-dot eggs: Hole punches in different sizes
  • For polka-dot eggs: Adhesive vinyl letters
  • For polka-dot eggs: Silver spray paint
  • For polka-dot eggs: Ribbon rosettes
  • For polka-dot eggs: 1/8-inch silk ribbon
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Easter Eggs by the Dozen: Easter Centerpiece

Steps:1
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Leaf and Flower Easter Eggs

Steps:5
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Masked Easter Eggs

Steps:6
Other Ideas:
Crafting and DIY, Dyeing, Easter
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Spring Menagerie Eggs

Steps:5
Other Ideas:
Crafting and DIY, Dyeing
Playful creatures and fresh veggies adorn these eggs. Each design starts with circle stencils made using a craft punch and black adhesive vinyl.
Materials
  • Blank vinyl sheet, 9"-by-12", by C-Thru, from duall.com
  • 3/4-inch, 1/2-inch, and 1/8-inch craft punch, by Martha Stewart Crafts, from Martha Stewart Shop, Michaels, and createforless.com
  • Dye (the classic four-pack or a neon variation)
  • Craft knife, from Martha Stewart Shop
  • Fine-tipped permanent-ink marker
  • Fine-tipped permanent-ink marker
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Finger-Painted Eggs

Steps:2
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Easter Egg Embossing

Steps:3
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Sponge-Painted Eggs

Steps:1
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Whimsical Window Egg

Steps:10
No yolk here -- instead, this real eggshell is filled with a playful assortment of springtime embellishments, visible through a hand-cut ovular window.
Materials
  • Blown egg (of desired type and size)
  • Oval template
  • Scissors
  •  Grease pencil 
  • Dremel stylus (with cut-off wheel and sanding accessories)
  • Multipurpose cleaner
  • Paper towels
  • Skewer or dowel
  • Floral clay
  • Spray paint
  • Tissue or newspaper
  • Paintbrush
  • White glue
  • Iridescent glitter
  • Lace trim
  • Super glue
  • ClayCraft soft clay
  • Hot-glue gun and hot-glue sticks
  • Embellishments
  • Wooden base
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Ribbon-Embellished Eggs

Steps:1
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