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23 Egg-traordinary Easter Crafts For Parents and Kids

Apr 17 2014 - 3:16am

Spring into Easter [1] weekend with some fabulously fun crafts that you and your kids can enjoy together. Make them for gifts for family and friends, for holiday decor, or simply for your own enjoyment. Get ready to grab the scissors and glue, and go to town . . . Easter town that is!

Bunny Masks

Large popsicle sticks, white pipe cleaners, and pink fluffy pom poms are the only three items needed to recreate Kailo Chic's cute bunny mask [2].

Source: Kailo Chic [3]

Q-tip Bunny

Makes and Takes' Q-tip bunny [4] is a fun project for older kids to make during your Easter meal! Younger kids can help and will love playing with the completed bunny.

Source: Make and Takes [5]

Easter Egg Flower Pots

Create a sophisticated centerpiece for your Easter table from Better Homes and Gardens [6].

Source: Better Homes and Gardens [7]

Easy Painted Egg Cartons

Have your kids help create Design Mom's painted egg cartons [8]; then fill them with treasures for their Easter.

Source: Design Mom [9]

Salt Dough Easter Egg Garland

You may already be familiar with kid-friendly, easy-to-make salt dough, and Desperate Craftwives offer easy instructions [10] on how to turn it into an Easter garland.

Source: Desperate Housewives [11]

A Simple Spring Basket

A sweet and simple felt basket [12] from Maya Made is perfect for Easter egg hunts.

Source: Maya Made [13]

Little Peep Pal

Use Michael Ann Made's PDF pattern [14] to create your own pocket-sized peep pal!

Source: Michaelann Made [15]

Easter Egg Terrariums

The House That Lars Built's amazing Easter egg terrariums [16] may look complicated, but they just use clear plastic eggs, moss, dirt, and gold spray paint.

Source: The House that Lars Built [17]

Photo Print Easter Eggs

A Subtle Revelry came up with these clever photo print Easter eggs [18]. Make your own with a dozen eggs, photos that you love, an inkjet printer, masking tape, and tissues.

Source: A Subtle Revelry [19]

Easter Egg Bunting

A charming DIY upcycled Easter egg bunting [20] by Flax & Twine is a beautiful way to reuse paperboard and scraps of fabric and trim.

Source: Flax & Twine [21]

Patchwork Easter Eggs

The Purl Bee's patchwork fabric Easter eggs [22] are perfect for hanging off potted Spring blooms.

Source: Purl Bee [23]

Easter Mason Jar Planters

Krylon paint in a bevy of Spring shades is the key to these gorgeous Easter mason jar planters [24] by Just Another Day in Paradise.

Source: The CSI Project [25]

Bunny Finger Puppets

Adorable bunny finger puppets [26] by The Purl Bee make for a high-fiving good time!

Source: Purl Bee [27]

That's a Wrap

For these cool textural eggs, Robert and Cortney Novogratz [28] suggest thinly coating a piece of bubble packaging with acrylic paint, then rolling your egg over the paint. Let the paint completely dry on the egg, then repeat with another color, if desired.

Source: HGTV.com/Home by Novogratz [29]

Easter Bunny Garland

Mod moms will love Mini-eco's bunny garland [30] — a sweet decoration for Easter or for year-round in baby's room.

Source: Minie Co. [31]

Washi Tape Easter Eggs

For these low-maintenance eggs inspired by the stars of HGTV's Home by Novogratz [32], simply take rolls of Japanese Washi tape and start wrapping. Mix and match different colors and patterns of tape to give eggs a modern edge.

Source: HGTV.com/Home by Novogratz [33]

Brown Sack Easter Masks

Oh Happy Day's fun Easter animal masks [34] are easy to make and oh-so cute.

Source: Oh Happy Day [35]

Paper Flower Wreath

Upcycle old greeting cards and wrapping paper by turning them into a Paper Flower Wreath with instructions from Hello! Lucky [36].

Source: Hello! Lucky [37]

Plastic Easter Egg Tea Cups

Designs by Sunghee took a creative approach to recycling plastic Easter eggs — how sweet are these tiny tea cups [38]?

Source: Creativity in Progress [39]

Nature-Inspired Eggs

Use leaves or flowers to create a unique natural design [40]. Place your chosen found objects on the outside of an egg, and slip it into pantyhose, tightly securing the hose with a knot. Lower the egg into your chosen color. Leave eggs in the dye until you've achieved your desired brightness, then remove.

Source: HGTV.com/Home by Novogratz [41]

Paper Plate Easter Bunny Mask

Use My Little 3 and Me's simple instructions to create your own cute bunny mask [42] using a paper plate, straws, markers, and a few other common craft supplies.

Source: My Little 3 and Me [43]

Easter Egg Scuptures

How cool are Mr. Printables' mix-and-match Easter egg sculptures [44]? Craft clay and skewer stands mean you can create a ton of different stacked sculpture combos with your decorated eggs. It's a project the whole family will enjoy!

Source: Mr. Printables [45]

Pretty Pots

Decoupaged flower pots [46] by Christine Chitnis cost just a few dollars each to make and are great for gifting when paired with a plant or seed packets.

Source: Christine Chitnis [47]

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