DecoArt Humpty Dumpty Egg

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by DecoArt Design Team

DecoArt Humpty Dumpty Egg

You'll fall for how easy and fun the DecoArt® Humpty Dumpty Egg decoration is to make for Easter. You won’'t need any of the king'’s horses and any of the king'’s men!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:30 minutes

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Allow paint to dry between steps. Project time does not include this drying time.
  • 2
    Paint egg Purple Cow.
  • 3
    Use pencil to mark off head about 1/3 way down from narrow end of egg.
  • 4
    Use pencil to draw collar with two pointed ends in front.
  • 5
    Download and print project template. Trace and transfer hand pattern on Lavender foam and shoe pattern on Dark Brown foam. Cut out shapes with scissors.
  • 6
    Use 3/4" flat brush and Flesh Tone to paint head and Snow (Titanium) White for collar.
  • 7
    Load tips of scruffy brush with Melon. Scrub almost all of paint off on paper towel. Gently swirl brush bristle tips in circular motion on face for cheeks.
  • 8
    Use liner brush and Lamp (Ebony) Black to paint mouth and nose. Outline collar.
  • 9
    Use sponge pouncer and Poodleskirt Pink to stamp dots on body.
  • 10
    Position and adhere wiggle eyes and button.
  • 11
    Cut four 3 inch pieces off of the dowel. Sharpen one end of each dowel with pencil sharpener. Position into body for arms and legs. Secure with glue.
  • 12
    Position hands on arms and shoes on feet. Secure with glue.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:30 minutes

Project Supplies

  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lamp (Ebony) Black 104106681
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Flesh Tone 104106684
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Melon 104549547
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Poodleskirt Pink 104521677
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Purple Cow 104521667
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Goose Egg 2-1/8 inch x 3-1/8 inch 104146220
  • Loew-Cornell Soft Comfort Brush Flat 3/4 inch 104548676
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Liner 0 104464143
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stencil Brush 1 inch 104114465
  • Water Container
  • Palette or Plastic Plate
  • Paper Towels
  • Nicole™ Crafts Econo Tracing Pad 9 inch x 12 inch 30 pc. 104135777
  • Nicole™ Crafts Transfer Paper 9 inch x 13 inch White 4 pc. 104111939
  • Scissors
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Dowel 1/4 inch x 36 inch 104146700
  • Pencil
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 7 mm 144 pc. 104234514
  • La Petite 4 Hole Buttons 3/4 inch Black 104235701
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Lavender 104258603
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Dark Brown 104258588
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stencil Sponge Brush Medium 104114473
  • Small Saw (for sharpening Dowels)
  • Pencil Sharpener (optional - see step 11)
Download Project Template