My favorite part of every holiday is all the decorating and preparations leading up to the big day. For Easter, that means coloring eggs. And if you are game for a little creative inspiration, I have 25 unique ideas for decorating Easter eggs. Some are even easier than just dropping them in colored water!
25 Ideas for Decorating Easter Eggs
From Disney characters (can’t get easier than this one!), to nail polish marbled eggs, and everything in between, your Easter baskets will look fit for an art gallery with these techniques. Organized into three categories below, featuring Easter eggs as Characters, Patterned eggs, and last but not least, unique coloring methods.
Decorating Easter Eggs as Characters
Turn your Easter eggs into your child’s favorite characters! And the Disney eggs? It doesn’t get any easier to decorate an egg than that!
clockwise, from the top
Easter Bunny Eggs | Little Red Window *
Emoji Easter Eggs | Studio DIY
Disney Eggs | Smart Schoolhouse
Minion Easter Eggs | A Pumpkin & A Princess
Ninja Turtle Eggs | A Pumpkin & A Princess
Star Wars Painted Easter Eggs | Frugal Fun for Boys *
Decorating Easter Eggs with Patterns & Shapes
Add patterns, shapes, monograms and silhouettes when decorating Easter eggs using these simple techniques.
clockwise, from top left corner
Striped Eggs with Rubberbands | Nikki’s Studio
Glitter Easter Eggs | Girl Inspired *
Herb-Stenciled Easter Eggs | Adventures in Cooking
Polka Dot Dyed Easter Eggs | Abbie Living
Patterned Easter Eggs | Urban Comfort
Bunny Silhouette Easter Eggs | Create Craft Love
Monogram Easter Eggs | Lil’ Luna
Unique Coloring Ideas for Easter Eggs
And if you want to opt for just coloring your eggs, you might shake things up a little by trying out some of these unique and creative techniques!
from left to right, starting from top left corner
Abstract Gold Leaf Easter Eggs | Dream a Little Bigger *
Nail Polish Marbled Eggs | Hello Glow
Shaving Cream Dyed Easter Eggs | Crafty Morning
100% Naturally Dyed Eggs | Mama Papa Bubba
Melted Crayon Easter Eggs | Housing a Forest
Liquid Watercolor Colored Eggs | Mess for Less
Marbleized Easter Eggs | Happy Hooligans
Tie Dyed Easter Eggs | Housing a Forest
Ombre Eggs | El Hada de Papel
Space Eggs | Adventure in a Box *
Glow Eggs | Growing a Jeweled Rose
*Uses wooden or craft eggs. Not recommended for hardboiled eggs that will be eaten
Will you be decorating Easter eggs this year as a family? What techniques will you try? If you enjoyed this post, be sure to check out all my Easter activities for kids, including this Life-Size Bunny Hop Board Game! You can find all of these, as well my favorite Easter ideas from around the web on my Easter board on Pinterest.