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xx   EGG

How to dye Easter eggs with natural dyes. Plant materials suggested for use include goldenrod and marigold, hickory bark, turmeric, onion skins, petunia blossoms, zinnia flowers, pokeberries, sumac berries, mint leaves, ivy leaves, cabbage leaves, wild grapes, larkspur blooms, and blueberries.
AMERICANA Mar-Apr 1978 (v.6#1) pg. 51

Voices of spring. Blown-out eggshells are covered with tissue-thin slices of polymer clay.
BEAD & BUTTON #18 Apr 1997 pg. 29

Eggs-ville, a fantasy village with church, cottages, shops and school are made from blown-out egg shells and scraps of print fabric..
CRAFTS Apr 1993 (v.16#4) pg. 24, 45

Chicks are made from blown-out egg shells, scraps of fabric and sequins for eyes.
CRAFTS Apr 1993 (v.16#4) pg. 24, 45

Panorama eggs. Cut open real egg shells to create a window box for miniature scenes which include animals, birds, flowers, etc.
CRAFTS Apr 1995 (v.18#4) pg. 64

How to decorate eggs with India ink. Techniques described include pen and ink eggs, scratch carved eggs, golden ink and lace eggs, and ink and painted eggs.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #62 Apr 1978 (v.6#2) pg. 28

Ukrainian eggs. Decorate them using chemical dyes and beeswax applied with a kistka, a stylus-type writing instrument.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #68 Apr 1979 (v.6#8) pg. 24

How to decoupage eggs with an all-over pattern.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #74 Apr 1980 (v.7#2) pg. 28

Decorated Victorian eggs.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #80 Apr 1981 (v.7#8) pg. 20

Photos of exhibits at the Invitational Tennessee Egg Show, September 1973.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Mar 1974 (v.4#5) pg. 40

A look at a variety of Easter decorations you can make. Included are a number of Easter egg decorating techniques such as beaded eggs, natural eggs in a bird's nest, eggs painted with acrylics, eggs made from liquid solder, wax decorated eggs and eggs covered with gingham and rickrack.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Apr 1974 (v.4#6) pg. 54

The art of pysanky egg decoration, a traditional Ukrainian Easter egg decorating technique. Instructions given for an egg that requires two dye baths. Patterns for five eggs are included.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Apr 1975 (v.5#6) pg. 58

A look at some of the lavishly decorated eggs created by Natalie Wach and suggestions on how to mark, cut and light the insides of eggs.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1975 (v.5#10) pg. 42

How to make tea-dyed Easter eggs and scratch-carved and bleach etched eggs.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Mar 1978 (v.9#2) pg. 68, 88

A look at the egg painting of Winston Culpepper of Santa Fe. Instructions for painting an egg with a Desert Flower design.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Apr 1978 (v.9#3) pg. 58

Assortment of decorated eggs to make. (1) Feathered eggs. (2) Egg in lacy basket. (3) Trimmed enameled egg. (4) Floral painted egg. (5) Landscape egg. (6) Victorian lace eggs.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Mar 1980 (v.11#2) pg. 50

Tulips made from egg shells.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS May 1980 (v.11#4) pg. 36

Panorama Easter eggs.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Apr 1981 (v.12#3) pg. 26

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

Dainty pastel Easter eggs decorated with decals.
FAMILY CIRCLE Apr 3 1979 (v.92#5) pg. 42

Colorful Easter egg "cozies" to crochet.
FAMILY CIRCLE Apr 3 1979 (v.92#5) pg. 120

Sequined Easter eggs.
FAMILY CIRCLE Apr 1 1980 (v.93#5) pg. 44

How to decorate eggs with spray paint and ribbon.
FAMILY CIRCLE Apr 28 1981 (v.94#6) pg. 80

Easter eggs for kids to decorate. How to hard-cook eggs and decorate them to look like various animals and insects.
FAMILY CIRCLE Apr 6 1982 (v.95#5) pg. 150, 158

How to decorate Easter eggs with bits of cloth, cotton, yarn and paper cutouts to make them look like bunnies, birds, cats, etc.
FAMILY CIRCLE Apr 17 1984 (v.97#6) pg. 96

Ukrainian folk art. Painted eggs and boxes, table scarf, and a woman's tie belt.
HANDMADE #13 Mar-Apr 1984 pg. 22, 93, 94

How to dye Easter eggs with natural dyestuffs such as onion skins, carrot tops, etc.
HANDWOVEN Spring-Summer 1980 (v.1#2) pg. 39

How to decorate eggs in various ethnic traditions. (1) Ukrainian Psyanky eggs, (2) painted eggs, (3) natural dyed and scratched eggs, and (4) beaded eggs.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Winter 1978 (v.23#4) pg. 76, 132

Easter eggs are covered with gingham and trimmed with ribbon, pearls and rickrack.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Mar-Apr 1981 (v.26#2) pg. 74, 120

Four Easter egg decorating ideas. (1) Fleur de Pascal eggs have "porcelain" flowers made from bread clay. (2) Pysanty eggs are made using a wax resist and dye technique. (3) "Four-Seasons" eggs are painted with acrylics. (4) "Cloisonne" decoupage eggs feature floral prints and metallic paper.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1986 (v.31#2) pg. 72, 10, 12, 82, 83

Springtime centerpiece is a nest made from grapevine lined with moss and statice and filled with dyed goose eggs that have been etched with delicate designs.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1987 (v.32#2) pg. 51, 87, 89

Tip: Create an unusual finish on wooden ornaments and boxes with pieces of eggshell glued to the surface in mosaic fashion. Surface is painted and then rubbed to give cracks a deeper color.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1987 (v.32#5) pg. 87

Decorating eggs. Convert a real egg into a little jewel box by cutting in two and adding a hinge. Then, decorate the egg with gesso, paint, braid, etc.

How to make Psyanky eggs using wax resist techniques.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #56 Mar-Apr 1979 pg. 97

Dye Easter eggs with onion skins and decorate them with imprinted nature designs (leaves, flowers, etc.).
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #62 Mar-Apr 1980 pg. 89

How to color Easter Eggs with natural dyes.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #80 Mar-Apr 1983 pg. 181

Southwest-style Easter eggs are dyed with natural dyestuffs and decorated with American Indian designs drawn with felt-tipped markers.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #92 Mar-Apr 1985 pg. 14

Easter Egg Cover-alls. Patterns for a chicken, duck and rabbit that will fit over a hardboiled Easter egg.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Mar-Apr 1979 (v.2#2) pg. 17, 47

Crocheted Easter egg covers.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Mar-Apr 1979 (v.2#2) pg. 17, 48

Bobbin lace trims for Easter eggs.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Mar-Apr 1980 (v.3#2) pg. 78, 51

How to dye Easter eggs with natural dyestuffs, including red cabbage leaves, onion skins, coffee, beets, fruit peelings, walnut hulls, goldenrod and marigold flowers.
ORGANIC GARDENING Mar 1977 (v.24#3) pg. 108

How to color Easter eggs with dyes from natural foods.
ORGANIC GARDENING Apr 1979 (v.26#4) pg. 118

Create a classic Easter egg. Paint or scratch a design on an empty eggshell, add color with natural dyes and then spray with lacquer to preserve.
POPULAR MECHANICS Apr 1977 (v.147#4) pg. 102

Dress up your eggs for Easter.
POPULAR SCIENCE Apr 1963 (v.182#4) pg. 160

Character eggs for Easter are made from hollow eggshells, weighted with BBs, textured with paper toweling and painted in a variety of ways to resemble Humpty Dumpty, a penguin, etc.
SUNSET Mar 1978 (v.160#3) pg. 125

How to marbleize blown Easter eggs with bright enamels and glossy polyurethane.
SUNSET Apr 1979 (v.162#4) pg. 168

How to decorate Easter eggs with tissue paper cutouts.
SUNSET Apr 1981 (v.166#4) pg. 151

"Bonkers" or cascarones are eggshells stuffed with confetti and surrounded with a cone of newspaper and colorful tissue paper. This traditional Mexican fiesta favor is broken open against a friend's head, showering them in confetti.
SUNSET Mar 1986 (v.176#3) pg. 112

Hand-sculpted clay "creatures" cradle decorated hard-boiled eggs.
SUNSET Apr 1988 (v.180#4) pg. 110

Extraordinary Easter egg decorations. A family of bunnies made from eggs and tips on decorating other eggs with nail polish, paint, tissue-paper flowers and decals.
WOMAN'S DAY Apr 3 1979 (v.42#8) pg. 57, 106

(1) Bunnies and chicks made from blown dyed eggs. (2) Bunny and chicken paper baskets.
WOMAN'S DAY Apr 1 1980 (v.43#8) pg. 14, 147

Crocheted trim for Easter eggs.
WORKBASKET Apr 1980 (v.45#6) pg. 10

Quick-to-knit Easter Egg cozy. Can be used as egg warmer or as cover for plastic eggs in an Easter centerpiece.
WORKBASKET Apr 1981 (v.46#6) pg. 20

Pseudo-pysanky egg decoration uses a "resist-dyeing" technique.
WORKBASKET Apr 1983 (v.48#6) pg. 48

Crocheted chicken decoration to fit over eggs.
WORKBASKET Mar 1986 (v.51#5) pg. 54

Create "Country Classic" designs on Easter eggs. Tips on decorating Easter eggs using spattering, sponging and combing techniques.
WORKBASKET Apr 1988 (v.53#6) pg. 38

Easter egg birds. Wings and tails made from tissue paper are attached to the emptied, colored eggs that become the bodies. Several pairs can be hung from wires as a mobile.
WORKBASKET Mar 1989 (v.54#5) pg. 54

How to make Keiran-nuri (chicken-egg laquerware). Create mosaics from tiny bits of cracked eggshell. Includes simple designs for a flower and two butterflies.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1973 (v.29#2) pg. 60