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Stained Glass Easter Eggs

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This is a fun activity for children and adults that will create a colourful display for Easter.

A beautiful display of colours


Time: There is no real time limit, as with most things, preparation is at your own pace. Children can participate in the cutting and drawing up of materials.
Age: Over 5's
Level: Medium

Materials
Coloured cardboard
Scissors
Glue
Cellophane paper (different colours, cut in to strips or squares)
Black marker
1 large & 1 smaller sized egg shape template

Materials needed


Method
Using the templates, draw both the large and the smaller egg shapes on to the cardboard. You will need 2 eggs of each colour.

Use templates to draw egg shapes


Cut out both large and smaller sized egg templates.

Cutting both egg shapes


Once everything is cut, you are ready to start.

Ready to start glueing


Glue around the outside of the egg.

Place glue along the edges


Start placing cellophane strips around the egg shape, working from outside in.

Work inwards towards the centre


Once finished, glue the other half of the same coloured egg, making a frame.

Glueing the other half of the egg


Leave to dry.

Time to dry


Place somewhere for everyone to see.

Perfect for displaying



Categories
#Easter
#Craft
#Decoration
#Medium
#5 to 10s
#Under 5s
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