How to blow eggs – Easter Crafts

How to blow eggs

I remember doing this when I was young so I was keen to give it a go with my children. Once blown the eggs can be painted and used as Easter decorations.

What we used

Eggs (washed)
Thin knitting needle
Bowl
Paints

What we did

  1. Gently press the tip off the knitting needle against the top of the egg’s shell How to blow eggs
  2. Slowly twist left and right until a hole formshow to blow eggs
  3. Push the knitting needle through the hole until it hits the bottom.
  4. Move the needle around inside to break up the egg yolk.How to blow eggs
  5. Gently tap the needle against the inside of the shell until a hole is formed.how to blow eggs
  6. Over the bowl cover one of the holes with your mouth and blow until all the yolk and white is removedHow to blow eggs
  7. Carefully rinse and dry the shell
  8. Paint on a design of your choosinghow to blow eggs
  9. Can be used as an alternative to chocolate for an Easter egg hunthow to blow eggs
  10. Use to decorate your home or Easter bonnet.how to blow eggs

 

 

About Kirstie Adamson

Kirstie Adamson is a magazine & junkmail collage artist. Co-Founder of EcoCreate art & craft network and a passionate revamp crafter!

http://www.kirstieadamson.co.uk

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