Anyhow, I had each of them trace their eggs all over the paper, however they saw fit, and had them decorate each egg with different designs, pictures, etc.
This is how a certain unnamed child felt about not being done with her math when we started this craft - it's amazing how quickly she finished it after we had started! (Oh, and a sneak peak of my new kitchen counter and window to the living room!)
Anyhow - once they are done, they should look something like this:
Then, give them some water colors and let them go to town! The watercolors magically go around and in between where they colored with crayon - it's really beautiful!
Mister Alex's Masterpiece
And the Amazing Art of the Girl who finally finished her Math!!!!
Send me photos of how your easter egg crayon projects turned out. I'd love to see them, and maybe I'll start showcasing the photos people have sent on the blog!!
It was a rainy, crabby kinda day around here. I hope it was better at your house! Hug your babies, and as always, feel free to copy!