DecoArt Egg-cellent Six Pack

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by DecoArt Design Team

DecoArt Egg-cellent Six Pack

Give some wooden eggs a colorful coat and nest this Easter when you make the DecoArt Egg-cellent Six Pack. If half-dozen size egg carton is not available, a dozen-size carton cut in half can be used.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time.
  • 2
    If you could only find a carton for a dozen eggs, cut it in half.
  • 3
    Use 3/4 flat brush and Cocoa to paint egg carton; let dry.
  • 4
    Use large shader brush to paint one egg each in: Wisteria, Pistachio Mint, Bahama Blue, Poodleskirt Pink, Melon and Pineapple.
  • 5
    Let dry or, for extra sparkle, add dabs of Glamour Dust. Use shader brushes and assorted colors to add Snow (Titanium) White or pastel wavy stripes or bands in various sizes and colors around some eggs, as desired. Use end of brush handle or stencil brush to add dots to eggs as desired; let dry.
  • 6
    Spray eggs and carton with Americana Gloss Spray Sealer and let dry.
  • 7
    Place paper shreds in carton indentions and place eggs in carton.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Hen Egg 1-3/4 inch x 2-1/2 inch 104146168 (6) Egg Carton (Fiber or Cardboard Type)
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Pineapple 104106700
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Wisteria 104106637
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Melon 104549547
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Pistachio Mint 104521651
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Bahama Blue 104521661
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Cocoa 104521669
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Poodleskirt Pink 104521677
  • DecoArt Glamour Dust Ultra Fine Glitter Paint 2 oz. Ice Crystal 104549470
  • DecoArt Americana 12 oz. Sealer Spray Gloss 104549582
  • Scissors (optional - see step 2)
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Wash Size 3/4 104118914
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 8 104118910
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 10 104118906
  • Foam Plate
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stencil Brush 3/8 inch 104114457
  • Basket Shred in Your Choice of Color