Monday, March 30, 2015

DIY Fruit-Inspired Easter Eggs

A fun alternative to dyeing Easter eggs, these fruit-inspired painted paper mache eggs are festive and incredibly easy to make! 

Stuff You'll Need:
- paper mache eggs (Michaels)
- acrylic paints in yellow, red, pink, green (Target "Handmade Modern")
- paint brushes
- black Sharpie (for pineapple leaves & watermelon seeds)
- gold metallic Sharpie (for strawberry seeds)
- green felt (for pineapple leaves & strawberry leaves)
- hot glue gun (to attach felt leaves)

Paint eggs and allow to dry for at least 1 hour before drawing on 
seeds and attaching felt leaves.

Monday, March 23, 2015

DIY Easter Egg Pinatas

The perfect little vessel for all your Easter goodies!

Fill them up with:
jelly beans
chocolate eggs
little trinkets
lottery tickets

Stuff You'll Need:
- cereal box
- tape
- scissors or fringe scissors (optional)
- tissue paper, in multiple colors
- glue stick

For full pinata tutorial go here!


Friday, March 20, 2015

Happy National Macaron Day!

Emma's pretty excited!

Macaron Print crafted by jen