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Classic Child's Easter Basket

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Eyeball T-shirts

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Other Ideas:
Clothes, Crafting and DIY, Kids
These charming T-shirts are perfect for kids.
Materials
  • Old white T-shirt
  • Pencil
  • Fabric paint in assorted colors
  • Paintbrushes
  • Scissors
  • Measuring tape
  • Colored T-shirt
  • Pins
  • Sewing machine threaded with coordinating thread
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Egg Creatures

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Dyeing for a new way to decorate Easter eggs? Here's a recipe for fun that's hard to beat: With basic crafts supplies -- crepe paper, pipe cleaners, felt, yarn, thread, and glue -- kids can make cows, pigs, and lots of other eggs-traordinary creations from plain white eggs.
Materials
  • Utility knife
  • Paper clip
  • Paper towels
  • Ear syringe
  • Dyeing mixture: 1 teaspoon vinegar, 20 drops food coloring, and 1 cup warm water
  • Homemade drying rack of pins and foam board
  • White glue
  • Tempera paint or marker
  • Egg creature templates
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Oyster Shell Dish

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Use this charming oyster shell dish to store jewelry, keys, or any other small item.
Materials
  • Shucked oyster shell
  • Small bowl
  • White vinegar
  • Scrub brush
  • Fine-grit sandpaper
  • Craft knife
  • Iridescent heavy-body acrylic white paint
  • Pearl beads
  • Permanent-bond adhesive, like Beacon 527
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Dot-Painted China

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On its own, a dot looks very lonely indeed. But group several together and they make a striking impression.
Materials
  • Baby wipes
  • Scissors
  • Red transfer paper
  • Clear tape
  • Ceramic plate or other item
  • Ballpoint pen
  • Food-safe ceramic paint (such as Porcelaine 150)
  • Paper muffin cups
  • Wooden coffee stirrers
  • Paint applicator bottles
  • Straight pin
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