to Decorate Easter Eggs
up several colored dyes with food coloring or egg dye. Be sure they are
strong solutions (about 2 Tablespoons of water to a tablet of dye).
two or three drops of vinegar to each color for staying power.
dampen a piece of cloth with water and wrap it around the egg.
an eye dropper, drop spots of different colors of dye on the cloth.
the cloth tightly around the egg so the colors blend together.
unwrap the egg and let it dry.
out designs from masking tape and stick them onto your egg.
the eggs into dye.
they are dry remove the masking tape.
can repeat the process by sticking on new cutouts and re-dipping the
can overlap some of the colors for variety.
sure to start with the lightest dye and work your way to the darker
you want to keep an area a particular color, cover it with masking tape.
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