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Turning wooden eggs.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Mar 1990 (v.13#6) pg. 8

Greenware egg box is decorated to look like a chocolate Easter egg. Clay rosebuds are added to the top. Leaves, drop flowers and white "icing" edging are added using a cake decorator.
CERAMIC ARTS & CRAFTS Feb 1994 (v.39#6) pg. 83

Ceramic Easter basket and Easter eggs are painted with nonfiring stains.
CERAMIC ARTS & CRAFTS Mar 1994 (v.39#7) pg. 29

Greenware embossed egg features flowers and leaves. Painted with underglaze colors.
CERAMIC ARTS & CRAFTS Mar 1994 (v.39#7) pg. 111

Ceramic egg box is painted to simulate the ornate sugar eggs given at Easter.
CERAMICS Feb 1990 (v.25#5) pg. 64

Enameled eggs. Pastel porcelain greenware eggs are decorated with designs of tiny flowers, leaves, ribbons, etc.
CERAMICS Apr 1990 (v.25#7) pg. 26

The Yolkers. Greenware egg heads are painted and decorated to represent a grandma (Eggness) and grandpa (Eggar). Eggness also doubles a container to dispense yarn, store knitting needles, etc.
CERAMICS Apr 1990 (v.25#7) pg. 72

Lace draping. SPECIAL SECTION on applying slip-coated lace to a ceramic object. Projects include lace draping several ceramic dolls (figurines), a ceramic box, ceramic egg box, and ceramic mask.
CERAMICS Jul 1990 (v.25#9) pg. 37
Correction CERAMICS Oct 1990 (v.27#2) pg. 29

Dimensional glazes are used to decorate ceramic eggs.
CERAMICS Mar 1994 (v.30#7) pg. 14

Tribute to the egg. Three ideas for creating elegantly-decorated porcelain eggs.
CERAMICS Mar 1994 (v.30#7) pg. 84

Two styles of beaded eggs. (1) Panorama egg is covered with sunburst beads. A bouquet of bead flowers is inside the egg, with the opening edged with lace and a bow. (2) Satin egg is draped with lace and flower beads.
CRAFTS Apr 1991 (v.14#4) pg. 59

Faberge egg sachets are made from ornate fabrics and trimmed with beads, cording and laces to make a modern version of the legendary eggs.
CRAFTS Apr 1992 (v.15#4) pg. 30, 51

Two styles of elegant egg ornaments with tassels. (1) Puff egg has a patchwork cover tucked into a styrofoam egg base. A bunny motif is cross-stitched on an egg-shaped piece of evenweave fabric and tucked onto one side. (2) Plaid bunny and eggs are cross-stitched on egg-shaped fabric and edged with cording.
CRAFTS Apr 1992 (v.15#4) pg. 78, 51

Faux sugar egg is made from Styrofoam.
CRAFTS Apr 1995 (v.18#4) pg. 76

Sunflower dairy barn. A 4" high wooden egg, painted to look like a dairy barn, opens to reveal a spotted cow painted on one half of the inside and a bright sunflower painted on the other.
CRAFTS Jan 1996 (v.19#1) pg. 56, 41

Silk fantasy egg is made with silk ribbons, gold braid, chains and assorted jewelry findings.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #68 Apr 1979 (v.6#8) pg. 49

Egg folk. Combine pantyhose heads and faces with L'Eggs egg-shaped hosiery containers to make puppet people on sticks.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #85 Feb 1982 (v.8#1) pg. 30

Instructions on how to create cut-away decorated eggs with elaborate interior and exterior decorations. Includes instructions for mounting a revolving music box inside the egg.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Apr 1976 (v.6#6) pg. 52

Embroidered egg. Cover a L'eggs hosiery container with embroidery featuring a bunny pattern.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Apr 1982 (v.13#3) pg. 55

Three Easter projects: (1) Decorate blown-out eggshells with rickrack, ribbon and gummed labels. (2) Decorate L'Eggs containers the same way for candy and gift holders. (3) Embroider a festive egg with a message on a 12" square of linen and frame it.
FAMILY CIRCLE Mar 27 1978 (v.91#4) pg. 44, 76

The amateur Faberge. How to make cast silver eggs.
GEMS & MINERALS #509 Mar 1980 pg. 54

Tips on making a gemstone egg.
JEWELRY MAKING, GEMS & MINERALS #553 Nov 1983 pg. 12

A gemstone egg-making machine. An attachment to be used with standard grinding equipment that will produce a smoothly flowing egg shape.
JEWELRY MAKING, GEMS & MINERALS #578 Jan 1986 pg. 34

An easy way to make rock spheres and eggs using this jig and a lapping machine.
LAPIDARY JOURNAL Jan 1983 (v.36#10) pg. 1778

Faberge-inspired fabric Easter egg to cross stitch. Rose trellis design is worked on one side, "Happy Easter" on the other.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1987 (v.32#2) pg. 62, 4

Wooden eggs are painted with hearts and floral designs.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1987 (v.32#2) pg. 63, 4

A series of cross-stitch projects inspired by the blue-and-white Delft porcelain of the Netherlands. Motifs of wooden shoes, windmills, tulips and sailboats are featured. (1) Bellpull. (2) Hand towels. (3) Placemat. (4) Apron. (5) Pot holders. (6) Curtains) (7) Decorative cloth eggs.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1988 (v.33#3) pg. 76, 95, 96, 102,

Stuffed bunnies are made from bandannas and are 12" tall. Complimentary eggs are made by gluing bandanna scraps to egg shapes.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1988 (v.33#3) pg. 78, 54

"Chocolate" crocheted eggs open to reveal crocheted chick or bunny inside.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1988 (v.33#3) pg. 79, 2

Beeswax eggs.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1988 (v.33#3) pg. 80

Embroidered lace "eggs" are made by gluing cotton lace over an egg-shaped mold and decorating with needlepoint flowers.
NEEDLE & THREAD Mar-Apr 1983 (v.3#2) pg. 18, 48

Tatted Easter eggs for intermediate and advanced tatters. Four different designs.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Mar-Apr 1984 (v.7#2) pg. 15, 45

Make three cross-stitch Ukranian "egg" ornaments.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Mar-Apr 1985 (v.8#2) pg. 10, 35, 41

Make a needlepoint Florentine Easter "egg".
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Mar-Apr 1985 (v.8#2) pg. 11, 33, 44

Crocheted egg diarama.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Mar-Apr 1986 (v.9#2) pg. 15, 44
Correction NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY May-Jun 1986 (v.9#3) pg. 53

Fabric egg, stuffed with polyfill, has a hardanger panel on the front that is cross-stitched with a tulip design.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Mar-Apr 1986 (v.9#2) pg. 19

Two multi-patterned, egg-shaped panels to needlepoint. Stitched panels are glued on the face of a Styrofoam egg. Complementary fabric covers the back, with braid, lace or ribbon glued to cover the seam where needlepoint and fabric meet.
NEEDLEPOINT PLUS #96 Mar-Apr 1990 (v.16#6) pg. 12

Eggshell fairy teahouse, a setting for a miniature table with tea cups. The 5" plastic egg form is adorned with lichen, moss, ferns, leaves and dried flowers.
NUTSHELL NEWS Apr 1996 (v.26#4) pg. 54

EmbossArt egg. Using dimensional glazes and syringe-like applicators to decorate ceramic Easter eggs.
POPULAR CERAMICS #535 Mar 1994 (v.44#8) pg. 36

Tip on marbleizing ceramic eggs using opaque underglazes.
POPULAR CERAMICS #536 Apr 1994 (v.44#9) pg. 71

Carve a decorative wooden egg. Patterns included for a horse head, hummingbird, and waterwheel.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #72 May 1993 (v.12#6) pg. 30

How to decorate styrene-foam eggs with scratches, rub-on and stick-on designs.
SUNSET Mar 1986 (v.176#3) pg. 176

Tips on assorted techniques for decorating plastic Easter eggs.
SUNSET Mar 1989 (v.182#3) pg. 98

Wooden bowl (7" diameter) on a short pedestal base is filled with wooden "eggs". Turning instructions are included for both bowl and eggs.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #11 Sep 1989 (v.2#5) pg. 22

How to turn a hollow egg-shaped container that opens in two halves.
WOOD MAGAZINE #43 Jun 1991 (v.8#4) pg. 70

How to turn wooden eggs. Advice from two turners.
WOODTURNING #16 Oct 1993 pg. 42

Template to enable turning of exact copies of wooden eggs, time after time.
WOODTURNING #39 Feb 1996 pg. 53

Chip carver. How to draw and carve an ornate pattern into a large wooden egg and display it on a turned pedestal.
WOODTURNING #74 Apr 1999 pg. 29

Start turning. Part 3. Using the skew chisel. Shaping a wooden egg and a simple ring stand.

Tips on turning wooden eggs.

Turning a hollow wooden egg. Some tips.
WOODWORKING TODAY #31 May 1992 pg. 36

Dainty Easter egg decoration is made by hollowing out an oval opening in a styrofoam egg and adding a tiny bunny and flowers.
WORKBASKET Apr 1979 (v.44#7) pg. 31

Crocheted Easter egg.
WORKBASKET Apr 1985 (v.50#6) pg. 20

Tatted trims for satin-covered Easter eggs.
WORKBASKET Mar 1987 (v.52#5) pg. 34

Knitted Easter chicken that surrounds a 7" plastic egg.
WORKBASKET Apr 1988 (v.53#6) pg. 57

Tatted half eggs.
WORKBASKET Apr 1990 (v.55#6) pg. 26