3-D Easter Egg

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Get everyone in the Easter spirit with these 3-D Easter Egg decorations! If you like this craft, check out our Easter Bunny Puppet - another fun way to get ready for Easter.

What You’ll Need:
*White poster board
*Colored paper
*Scissors
*Glue or tape
*Hole punch or sharp pencil
*Ribbon

Preparation:
*Cut out a large oval out of the white poster board.
*Cut out 1x10 strips of colored paper. Be sure to cut out two of each color – one for each side of the poster board. Cut out a few extra strips as well.
*With the extra strips, show your child how to fold the paper accordion-style.

Activity:
*Glue the paper strips horizontally across the egg. Match like colors on both sides of the poster board.
*Punch a hole at the top and thread your ribbon through.
*With your fingers, gently “fluff” out the paper strips so it gives a 3-D effect.
*Send us a picture of your kids and their 3-D eggs we may post it to our site! info@mycalendarmaker.com.

Suggested Resources:
*Check out our Easter Coloring Pages
*Marshmallow - at Amazon.com - the true story of how Oliver the cat and Marshmallow the baby rabbit become friends.

This activity can be found in the Holidays section of our site.