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Easter Craft for Preschoolers: Hen & Chick Nest

| April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
Easter Craft for Preschoolers: Hen & Chick Nest

Here is an adorable craft I stumbled across amongst my German friends… make a Hen & Chick Nest from Egg Cartons, Eggs and a lovely little hen printable! I love this Easter Craft, as it is great for Preschoolers too – nothing too tricky, save for cutting out the hen, but you can help them […]

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Food Dye Coloured Easter Eggs

| April 15, 2014 | 11 Comments
Food Dye Coloured Easter Eggs

The lovely people from 3M recently challenged me to come up with some fun crafts using Scotch Magic Tape and it’s special properties. Scotch Magic Tape is a  wonderful tape – that is instantly repositionable, has a great matt finish that you can write on with a pencil or pen, won’t yellow or go brittle […]

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Glitter Egg Diorama

| April 1, 2014 | 6 Comments
Glitter Egg Diorama

So, it is time for some egg decorating ideas in our house. A while back, this adorable little Glitter Egg Chick from Willow Day caught my eye, and I knew that with my glitter obsessed children, we had to have a go at these adorable little Glitter Egg Dioramas. I encouraged the kids to come […]

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Egg Decorating Ideas: Yoda Easter Egg

| March 17, 2014 | 1 Comment
Egg Decorating Ideas: Yoda Easter Egg

Yep.. first we had Batman and Robin.. then we had a Dalek Egg (for those Dr Who fans out there)… and THEN we had YODA! Yep, non other than Starwars’ favourite character: Yoda! These were all Red Ted’s creations last year.. and he loved every single one of them. We have had some casualities.. as he […]

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Humpty Dumpty Crafts – Egg Decorating

| March 10, 2014 | 3 Comments
Humpty Dumpty Crafts – Egg Decorating

So… we had some wonderful Fairy Tales and Fairy Tale Crafts recently.. and I thought it would be fun to explore some Nursery Rhymes and crafts to go with them. We already have a popular 5 Little Ducks Went Swimming One Day craft, as well as some little walnut mice, perfect for a Hickory Dickory […]

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Egg Decorating: Easter Bunny Craft

| March 3, 2014 | 2 Comments
Egg Decorating: Easter Bunny Craft

Soooo… around about this time of year we start “blowing out” all our eggs so that we can decorate and keep them (until they break! Ha!). This year Red Ted (6) managed to blow out his very first egg. He was SO proud of himself!! If you pop over to our “egg blowing” post, there […]

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Egg Decorating: Dalek Easter Egg

| March 28, 2013 | 8 Comments
Egg Decorating: Dalek Easter Egg

With Red Ted doing Batman Easter Eggs, Robins, Baddies and Yodas. I could resist making a Dalek Easter Egg for Red Ted’s Teacher who LOVES Dr Who. I am *quite* happy with it. This is actually my second as broke the first. Liked the first a little better… Sod’s law! I blew out the eggs […]

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Easter Tree Decorating

| March 23, 2013 | 24 Comments
Easter Tree Decorating

I mentioned a few weeks back, that we went to a Hobbycraft craft morning… they had these wonderful Easter Trees for decorating and I have been eyeing them up ever since. I WAS going to make one from branches we picked up on our walk (they have been sitting around our house for about 3 […]

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10 Egg Decorating Ideas

| February 25, 2013 | 9 Comments
10 Egg Decorating Ideas

Easter crafts are such a lovely craft to make – they are full of Spring colours and really help brighten the home after the long Winter days. We particularly love decorating Easter Eggs and love to share our Egg Decorating Ideas with you. For me this forms part of every Easter celebration and I hope […]

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Egg Decorating Ideas: Drip Art Rainbow Eggs

| February 25, 2013 | 4 Comments
Egg Decorating Ideas: Drip Art Rainbow Eggs

Ever since the Imagination Tree did some gorgeous Drip Art Pumpkins, the Blogosphere has been drip art mad. And to join in with the drip art fun, we thought we would have a go at drip art rainbow egg decorations. The kids loved it! And the process was magical – and like watching a rainbow grow! […]

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Egg Decorating Ideas – Preschooler Eric Carle Eggs

| February 25, 2013 | 4 Comments
Egg Decorating Ideas – Preschooler Eric Carle Eggs

We do love Egg Decorating Ideas – though decorating real egg shells can be quite tricky for preschoolers small hands AND can result in the odd broken egg or two (we always have some casualties)! So we like egg crafts, that once they are finished, are a little more robust! Though these are for decorating […]

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Egg Decorating Ideas – Superheros (Batman)

| February 25, 2013 | 10 Comments
Egg Decorating Ideas – Superheros (Batman)

Well… we blew out 10 eggs over the weekend as part of a big family brunch and the kids and I went egg decorating CRAZY! So, you will be seeing a number of egg decorating ideas popping up. I thought it would be fun to do some Superhero eggs – I was thinking super simple […]

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Egg Decorating Ideas – Napkin Decoupage Eggs

| February 25, 2013 | 10 Comments
Egg Decorating Ideas – Napkin Decoupage Eggs

Decoupage is the “lastest” thing here at Red Ted Art – we are trying out all sorts of different things to decoupage, including this Easter Egg Decorating idea: Napkin decoupage. We have used thing flower catalogues to decoupage and it work fine (nice and colourful). The great thing about napkins, is that they are super […]

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Quick Kids Craft: Easy Spotty Eggs

| March 19, 2012 | 26 Comments
Quick Kids Craft: Easy Spotty Eggs

Hello.. a very quick craft for you – easy spotty eggs – a great way to decorate eggs this easter with toddlers and young children! They are part of a post I wrote for Tesco Magazine. As a child, we used to colour our hard boiled eggs with food dye and then stick on pictures […]

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