Nicole Crafts Decorating Techniques for Easter EggsBack to category
Nicole Crafts Decorating Techniques for Easter Eggs
Washi tape, feathers, stamps, gold leaf -- awesome ideas for decorating Easter eggs!
- Time:an hour + dry time
•Make sure the surface of your egg is clean before decorating.
•Make a drying rack for your eggs using a Styrofoam disc and pins.
Step A: Paint egg in Lemonade until fully covered. Let dry in between coats.
Step B: Use a bird stamp with Black ink for a nice sharp contrast.
Step C: Spray with sealer.
3 Feather Egg:
Step A: Cut off the bottom half of feathers. The top ends are more flexible and will fit around the eggs nicely.
Step B: Starting from the bottom of the egg, apply each feather one at a time by brushing over with Mod Podge.
Step C: Feel free to layer the different colored feathers; this will create a more interesting look!
Step D: Once you have applied the feathers around the bottom of egg, brush over the entire egg with decoupage.
4Dotted Initial Egg:
Step A: Paint egg in Poodleskirt Pink until fully covered. Let dry in between coats.
Step B: Apply letter sticker of your choice to the egg.
Step C: Using Fluorescent Yellow chalk marker, trace around the letter with dots. Make sure the dots are close together.
Step D: Space out the dots as you continue to make dots going outward.
Step E: Once dry, carefully peel off sticker and you will see a silhouette of your letter.
Step F: Spray sealer to finish.
5Washi Tape Egg:
Step A: Paint egg in Bahama Blue until fully covered. Let dry in between coats.
Step B: Cut out triangles in washi tape using two colors of your choice.
Step C:Apply the triangles around egg in a puzzle like pattern leaving space in between.
Step D: Brush over entire egg with decoupage.
6Gold Leaf Egg:
Step A: Follow kit instructions. Apply Gold leaf in random areas of the egg.
Step B: Once the Gold leaf is applied, you are ready to color your egg!
Step C: To achieve the perfect shade of Purple, add water to paint accordingly.
Step D: Apply watercolor generously over the egg. Don't worry about going over the Gold leaf, it will resist the paint.
Step E: Spray sealer to finish.