We have 25 Easter egg decorating ideas that are so easy and the kids will love. Gather the family together and make lots of sweet memories with these fun ideas to try.
Easter egg decorating ideas
If you are like my family then you look forward to decorating Easter eggs with the kids each year and trying new Easter egg decorating ideas. I thought it would be fun to give you some Easter egg decorating ideas that won’t break the bank.
All of these ideas are super easy to do and very inexpensive. We like to keep things simple around here while still having tons of fun!
Each year the kids want to do something different, from coloring designs before they dye them to doing a little mod podge (make sure you try our homemade modpodge recipe). I thought it would be fun to give you a post of different ideas that I have found to decorate your Easter eggs this year.
How do you prepare eggs for decorating?
We like to make a big batch of hard boiled eggs. We have a trick for that too. 🙂 You can learn how to hard boil eggs in the oven.
If you have a pressure cooker, try Instant Pot Hard Boiled Eggs. Both of these ideas work great and allow you to make a large quantity of boiled eggs at once.
You don’t get that yucky hard boiled smell from using the stove top and you can do a lot at once. It is a win-win!
What do you use to decorate Easter eggs?
Is it safe to paint Easter eggs with acrylic paint?
Let’s get started with these fun and frugal Easter egg decorating ideas!
Kool Aid Dyed Easter Eggs
Try this fun and not so messy way for you and your little ones to color Easter eggs this year! Use Kool-Aid to decorate your eggs and the kids will love seeing all of the pretty colors. Get all of the details here.
Tie Dye Easter Eggs with Shaving Cream
Learn how to tie dye Easter Eggs with shaving cream here. It is so simple and very frugal to make shaving cream Easter eggs!
Easter Egg Cascarones
Try this alternative idea for an Easter egg hunt and surprise kids with this neat idea here. They will have a smashing time!
Water Color Easter Eggs
Turn eggs into your canvas when you bring out the water color paints. Kids will love to decorate eggs with lots of pretty water colors like here.
Tissue Paper Easter Eggs
Use tissue paper to decorate eggs and create fun designs. Get all the details here. I bet you could also use washi tape for more ideas.
Glittered Easter Eggs with Mod Podge
Turn eggs into a glittered masterpiece with a little help from mod podge. So pretty! See all the instructions here.
Buttons and Lace Easter Eggs
Lace and twine look so pretty on these dainty Easter eggs. Not only is this a fun activity but you have gorgeous eggs to use as decor. Find out how to make these pretty eggs here.
Glitter Dipped Easter Eggs
If you love all things glitter, give these dipped glitter eggs here a try. This is a fun spin on a traditional Easter egg and a ton of fun.
Rainbow Easter Eggs
These eggs are so bright and cheerful and just a blast to make. Find out how to make these gorgeous Easter eggs here.
Chalkboard Easter Eggs
Use chalkboard paint to decorate Easter eggs. You can write cute sayings on these eggs for lots of fun. Get the DIY instructions here.
Decoupage Easter Eggs
Turn plain eggs into a masterpiece with these decoupage eggs. Get the simple and fun DIY instructions here.
Sticker Decorating on Easter Eggs
Make designs and cool art on eggs with stickers. So fun! Get all of the fun details here.
Hot Glue Easter Eggs
Use hot glue to create really cool techniques on eggs. You probably already have what you need on hand to make the cool eggs here.
Mod Podge Easter Eggs
Get creative with mod podge and make these super cool designs on Easter eggs. You can also try try our homemade modpodge recipe here.
Dinosaur Easter Eggs
Do you have dino fans? Make these cool dinosaur eggs for lots of fun. Get the instructions here.
Easter Egg Bling
Everything is better with bling and these fun ideas for Easter eggs will have lots of dazzle. See all of the bling ideas here.
Marbled Easter Eggs
Grab some wooden eggs and acrylic paint to make these adorable marbled Easter eggs. The eggs here are so fun to make and the perfect decor to use.
Decorative Easter Eggs
Plastic eggs get a fun makeover with lots of jewels and stickers. This is such an easy and mess free idea to decorate eggs. Get all the tips here.
Artsy Easter Egg Decorating
This idea is so fun with a white out pen. Get creative and make a ton of fun designs like the ones here.
Fuzzy Easter Eggs
Not only are these so fun to make but they look precious. You can put these in Easter baskets or use as decor. Find out how to make these here.
Melted Crayon Easter Eggs
This method is a creative way to decorate eggs and use old crayons. Try the fun technique here.
Crayon Egg Decorating
Use crayons to dry on eggs while they are still hot to make a really fun design. See the idea here.
Googly Eye Easter Eggs
There is always something so fun about googly eyes. Use them to decorate Easter eggs for a fun activity for kiddos. Get all the fun tips here.
Mosaic Easter Eggs
In just a few easy steps, you can make mosaic eggs for an impressive craft. The idea here is super easy but tons of fun.
DIY Emoji Eggs
Let everyone choose their own emoji and make these fun eggs. Find out here how to make these super cool emoji Easter eggs.
Which one of these fun Easter egg decorating ideas do you want to try?
Check out other Easter ideas here.
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There are so many fun ideas to try if you do not want to do the traditional dyed Easter eggs. Try glittered eggs, painted eggs, craft paint and more!
Whether you decide to make a fun Easter egg design or use hot glue or washi tape, the eggs will turn out great! Easter egg decorating is so fun and a blast to make.
Did you see the Easter Treat Pouch we made? This is a fun alternative to eggs! You can hide candy in these cute pouches or hand them out to friends.
We just love Easter! We also love these Quick and Easy Easter Crafts for Kids. So many fun ideas for the family to do together.
And of course decorating eggs are the most fun with these Frugal Easter Egg Decorating Ideas! I just can’t wait to get started!
It’s such a fun time of year. We also love doing Easter Dinner Table Decorations!
Easter Slime is super easy with only 3 ingredients.
Check these other Easter ideas on a budget:
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