Bunny Easter Eggs

Bunny Easter Eggs…The possibilities are limited only by your imagination (and your fabric!)

designed by Ana Araujo

There are so many different things that you can create from the all-time favorite plastic Easter eggs! Ana has come up with a fun way to decoupage fabric onto the eggs, add bendable ears and a way to weight them so they will stand up.

Bunny Easter Eggs

Bunny Easter Eggs Supplies

Supplies

  • Mod Podge
  • Brush
  • Medium plastic eggs
  • Cotton fabric
  • Pink felt
  • Pipe cleaner
  • Rice
  • Colored googly eyes
  • White pom poms
  • Ribbon
  • Hot glue gun

Note: Tear the cotton fabric into 1” strips.

Step Outs 1

Bunny Easter Eggs Steps 1 thru 4

  1. Cut a pipe cleaner into a 6” piece, from the top inside of egg, push the pipe cleaner through one of the holes.
  2. Bend the pipe cleaner and push through the other hole.
  3. Pull the piper straight up from the outside of the egg.
  4. Pour rice into the bottom half of the egg, close egg with the top egg (this will help the finished egg to stand up.)

    Step Outs 2

    Bunny Easter Eggs Steps 5 thru 8

  5. Cut up the fabric strips into shorter pieces. Brush on decoupage on the backside of fabric.
  6. Place strip of fabric over the seam of the egg (where it snaps together), brush decoupage over the top of the fabric.
  7. Repeat, you may have to cut the strips of fabric smaller to fit around the egg as you go.
  8. Cover entire egg, let dry

    Step Outs 3

    Bunny Easter Eggs Steps 9 thru 11

  9. Cut a pattern form paper for the ear, trace four ears onto pink felt.
  10. Put hot glue on the back of the pipe cleaner, center ear.
  11. Put hot glue around inside edge of the ear and place an other over the top and repeat to the other ear.

    Step Outs 4

    Bunny Easter Eggs Steps 12 thru 13

  12. Hot glue eyes, felt nose and ribbon, with marker draw in whiskers.
  13. Hot glue white pom pom to backside.

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