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Eggshell Art
Posted Feb 01, 2012 by Elmers
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    Eggshell Art

    Create an egg-ceptionally beautiful piece of art!
    • Moderate
    • 8 - 12

    Supplies Needed

    Instructions

    1. Break clean, dry eggshells into small pieces. The pieces should be no smaller than a dime.
    2. Mix 1/2 teaspoon of vinegar with a small amount of water in a small cup. Add a few drops of food coloring to the mixture and stir. Make as many different colors of mixture in cups as you want.
    3. Drop the eggshells into the different colors of mixture. Allow the eggshells to set for 30 minutes. Then, remove the eggshells and place them on a paper towel to dry.
    4. Sketch a small section of the picture with glue. Press eggshells into the glue until all of the areas on the picture are covered.
    5. Let the glue dry completely.
    6. Add to your picture with Elmer's Paintastics™ paint colors. Let the paint dry completely.
    7. Display your eggshell artwork for others to see!

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