Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Easter fun with the kids...

I'm always looking for something fun to make with my son. Easter is an exciting time with Spring in the air so I thought we could make a fun little decoration for the table. Of course w always try to recycle and a peanut container made the perfect base for our project,. ;)

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Large nut container

Styrofoam eggs & paint

Delilah (Here's 2 U paper) & Persuasion (Dot paper)

Tutu Dot cardstock

Tutu Dot ribbon

Bu Bunny flowers (various colors)

Double dot bodacious brads (various colors)

Bo Bunny buttons (various colors)

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Begin by painting all the eggs and set aside. While the eggs are drying adhere yellow paper around nut container & cut small strips of green paper, curl and add to inside of container for your "Easter grass".

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Once eggs are dry adhere coordinating flowers and brads to decorate, add to container. Adhere eggs, bunny, and Easter sentiment to the front and tie ribbon around top.

A fun & easy craft!

Smiles, Sherry