DIY Easter Decoration
Painting Easter Eggs

Painting Easter Eggs

The perfect wrapping for an Easter gift? A lovingly decorated cardboard egg! These DIY Easter decorations not only look good; they also make ideal presents for your guests - even without filling.



  • How we do it:

    01

    Collect all items and let's start!

    DIY Easter Eggs // Overview
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    DIY Easter Eggs // Overview

    02

    Mask the desired pattern on the cardboard egg (in our example, a diagonal area).

    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 1
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    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 1

    03

    Paint the masked area.

    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 2
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    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 2

    04

    Allow the paint to dry and remove the masking tape.

    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 3
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    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 3

    05

    Now, mask a second diagonal area.

    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 4
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    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 4

    06

    Color the area with the silver paint.

    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 5
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    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 5

    07

    Allow to dry and remove the masking tape.

    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 6
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    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 6

    08

    Cover the borders of the egg halves with the Deco Tape in order to hide the white edge. Bend the protruding part inward.

    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 7
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    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 7

    09

    Fold the silk paper to a narrow band and cut off fine strips using the scissor; unfold the paper and slightly crumple it. Use this "Easter grass" to fill the lower egg half.

    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 8
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    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 8

    10

    Decorate the upper egg half with a small branch and a feather.

    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 9
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    DIY Easter Eggs // Step 9
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