Thursday, July 21, 2022

Egg Dyeing: String Technique

Egg Dyeing: String Technique

Total Time 1 hour Ages all-ages

This easy technique yields splashy, unique designs reminiscent of abstract expressionist painter Jackson Pollock's.

What you'll need

  • Eggs
  • String
  • Acrylic Paints
  • Paper plate

Helpful Tip:

To get the fun under way, first boil your eggs for 15 minutes and then let them cool completely. Protect your work area with newspaper and set out the supplies needed for each technique.

How to make it

1. To create your own wild-looking strokes of color, first pour small amounts of acrylic paints onto a paper plate.

Egg Dyeing: String Technique - Step 2

2. Dip the end of a piece of string into the paint, then sweep the string across the egg.

3. Try different colors of paint, and experiment with different sizes and types of string or light rope for a variety of markings.

4. For more egg dyeing techniques:

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Egg Dyeing: Bubble Packaging Technique

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