How to Make Newsprint Easter Eggs

Today I'm thinking about eggs.

Easter eggs covered in book page scraps

I'm thinking my Spring decorating should include some unique eggs this year. 

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Brown paper eggs to decoupage

So I started out using brown paper eggs.

brown paper eggs for decoupage technique

Then I cut up old book pages into little pieces, you can also use newspaper.

Newspaper scraps for egg decorating

I got out my Mod Podgeand began gluing the pieces to the egg.

book pages on brown paper eggs

It took a lot of smoothing to get the paper to lay flat.

newsprint easter egg DIY

Then I let them dry.

book page Easter Egg DIY

Newsprint eggs for Easter

They sure turned out cute!

Newsprint easter egg tutorial

Another coat of Modge Podge as a sealer, and we're done!

DIY newsprint easter eggs

It's an egg-stravaganza!

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I am Susan, the author and creator at Homeroad. I am a wife, mother of 4 daughters, and a grandmother of 5 and counting. I am a retired teacher, a DIY blogger and an artist at heart. .