If you are looking for a fun and frugal Easter craft, look no further than these tissue paper Easter eggs! Using a few craft store supplies, you can make these colorful and mosaic type eggs for less. They look gorgeous arranged in a basket, and are a simple craft that even the kids can enjoy. Take a look at how to craft your own.
Craft glue like Elmer’s
You can find the cardboard egg forms at your local craft store for around $1. They come in all different sizes, perfect for your crafting needs.
1. Begin by cutting your tissue paper into small scraps. You can make various sizes.
2. Pour some glue into a bowl for easy dipping.
3. Cover the cardboard egg with a layer of glue. Begin placing pieces of tissue paper over the layer.
4. Continue to dip pieces of tissue paper into the glue bowl and spread it over the egg. Continue this process, layering the tissue paper until the cardboard egg is totally covered. Using a glue stick, dot on wherever you want the glitter.
Place your egg in a sunny window to dry. When it does, the glue will dry clear and your egg will be covered in color. Place it in a basket and on your Easter brunch table, or you can even glue on a string and hang them from a window. Either way, these tissue paper eggs are sure to bring the spirit of Easter into your home on a dime!