April 2, 2012

Six Creative Twists on Easter Egg Decorating ~
A Little Birdie Told Me...No. 66

A hard boiled egg is elevated to an edible artform when pressed in a Japanese egg mold while still warm.


Welcome to 
"A Little Birdie Told Me..." Tuesday No. 66!
If you're here to share a craft, recipe or project post,
you'll find the linky and the specifics on how to 
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I can't help it.  I have spring decorating and eggs on the brain.  This week, my girls and I made some simple silhouette Easter eggs using tissue paper and Mod Podge.

Today I'm featuring some freshly hatched egg decorating ideas using all types of different materials:

Butterfly Eggs
from Creative Passage
 Base: Plastic, Resin or Blown Eggs
Decorated with:  Dictionary Pages & Mod Podge

Paper Punched Eggs
from Alderberry Hill
 Base: Styrofoam Eggs
Decorated with:  Punched paper flowers & straight pins

Embellished Felted Eggs
 from Musings by Kim K
Base: Felted Eggs from Target
Decorated with:  Millinery flowers & Wooden bunny ornaments

Fabric Scrap Wrapped Eggs
 from Vixen Made
Base: Plastic, Resin or Blown Eggs
Decorated with:  Fabric scraps and hot glue

Mosaic Eggs
 from Sweet Anne Designs
Base: Hard-boiled or blown eggs
Decorated with:  Egg shells and glue

Stamped Decoupage Eggs

 from Sweet Anne Designs
Base: Hard-boiled or blown eggs
Decorated with:  Stamped Tissue Paper & Mod Podge

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  2. Thanks for hosting Jenn! I'm excited to be back after having to miss a couple weeks!

  3. You and your girls did such an awesome job on your silhouette eggs! And thanks for all the other egg-spiration! Har har har.

  4. I have my silhouettes printed and ready to stick on the eggs for Sunday. Thanks for the inspiration. I linked up my first stab at brioche. Enjoy.

  5. I love Easter eggs, and what a wonderful selection you have here. There's so much inspiration! Thank you for hosting and I hope you and your family have a very Happy Easter.

  6. What a fun party!! I just started my blog this week and I came to link up my Banana fudge brownie pie and Coconut Munch. Thanks for hosting!

  7. As always, thank you for hosting!

  8. Such beautiful egg projects! Thanks for hosting and enjoy your day, Jenn. Megan

  9. What a fun post...I didn't realize all the fun things you could do to eggs:-) And I had no idea you could "mold" a warm hardboiled egg...how fun!!! Thank you so much for hosting!!!

  10. Jenn, you always share such creative ideas! Those butterfly eggs and the paper punched eggs are gorgeous!

    Today I'm sharing an article on 20 Reasons You Might Be Crunchy, a Giveaway for The Flavor Bible, and a video on How To Turn Forgotten Fridge Items Into An Amazing Meal.

    Have a great day! I love A Little Birdie Told Me!

  11. Thanks so much for the features! You silhouette eggs are such a great idea- I'm definitely trying them out!

  12. Thanks for hosting Jenn, I love all of your egg inspiration!


  13. I'm so happy to be included with this great list of features, thanks so much.
    And thanks for hosting every week as well!

  14. Thanks so much for featuring my fabric scrap eggs! You are so sweet!

  15. Eggcelent post Jenn! OK I couldn't resist. Thanks for hosting :)

  16. Thank you Jenn for hosting this party each week
    Have a wonderful holiday!

  17. FABULOUS party as usual!!! : )thank you for opening up your doors and heart to us every week! we LOVE and APPRECIATE you!!!! : ) tons of hugs coming your way and remember to send me your address : ) thecottagemarket@gmail.com! hugs...

  18. Hi Jenn!! Long time no linky! Thanks for hosting...

  19. Thanks for hosting! Have a happy Easter!

  20. Another fabulous party. Thanks for hosting.

  21. I have been looking at the different projects, you have here, and they are just wonderful. I must spend time here to be inspired. Thanks for hosting.

  22. Hi Jenn! Thanks so much for hosting this great party, Fabulous eggs! xoxo


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