Easter Eggs Craft

As the Easter long weekend is approaching, the Early Years would love to share you some tips with Easter Eggs designs.


  • Boiled Eggs

  • Food Colouring (pick your colours)
  • Dropper
  • Water
  • Pot
  • Paper Towels
  • Paper or Ceramic Plate

Here is a simple craft for you and your family this weekend.

1) Boil the raw chicken eggs in boiling water for 10 minutes. When placed in the boiling water, turn down the heat and let it simmer. After, let the eggs cool aside.


3) Using a dropper, fill it with your desired food colouring.

Food Colouring

4) By using the dropper, drop the colour on the paper towel and create!*Tip cover the entire paper towel with food colouring!* Note: food colouring does stain your hands. Wear gloves, as needed.

5) Let the egg in the paper towel sit for about 10 – 15 minutes on the plate.

Easter Egg in a Paper Towel

6) Remove the paper towel, and now you have a permanent colour egg without using vinegar!

Easter Egg

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