Washi Tape and paper mache eggs...

4 years ago

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Need some fun crafty projects to keep the kiddos busy this week?  Well, maybe not, but I thought I'd share just the same because we had a ton of fun making these Easter decorations.

Last week, moments before illness reared its ugly head, we painted some paper mache eggs.  IMG_0836Nothing special, just some paper mache eggs from the craft store and washable paints... IMG_0840
IMG_0860But Violet and Henry enjoyed it so much, and with such careful intention.IMG_0852
IMG_0850Violet and I painted paper mache eggs once before.  Henry was still under one and it was a fun project for she and I to do together while he was napping.  But, this year, after hearing this story Henry was eager to paint some of his own. IMG_0857
IMG_1166Over the weekend I helped to put together our neighborhood egg hunt and was in charge of bringing a little craft for the children to do.  One of the things we did was to decorate card stock eggs with washi tape. Washi tape egg
This turned out to be loads of fun for kids and adults alike. IMG_1079
IMG_1084Add some crayons or markers and rhinestone stickers and you've got some beautiful decorations. IMG_1169We added ours to our front door.IMG_1185Have a lovely day.

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