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Make Your Own Easter Egg Hunt Sign… And Let The Fun Begin!

Make Your Own Easter Egg Hunt Sign… And Let The Fun Begin!

It wouldn't be Easter without an egg hunt, and we know the creative and crafty among you will just love another opportunity to get making! So we asked the talented Penelope Quinn to design an Easter Egg Hunt Sign you can use to signal exactly where the fun will be happening this Easter! Check out the step-by-step tutorial below, and grab all the supplies you need to create this bold and beautiful project with ease. The best thing about it? The black board paint means it's totally reusable - simply wipe away the chalk pen with a damp cloth, and redecorate. Need more eggs to hide? Check out our gorgeous gold leaf egg tutorial right here, and make your own!

DIY Easter Egg Hunt Sign

 

Check out Penelope Quinn's tutorial video above, then scroll down for detailed step-by-step instructions on exactly how you can create this gorgeous project yourself.

Step 1:

Easter egg hunt sign tutorial step

First, line the frame with painter's tape.

Step 2:

Easter egg hunt sign tutorial step

Mix equal parts white acrylic paint and turquoise black board paint. Paint onto the main part of the frame - you may need two coats! Wait until dry, and remove painter's tape.

Step 3:

Easter egg hunt sign tutorial step

Now apply painter's tape to the inside of the frame, to avoid spill over. Mix equal parts white acrylic and pink black board paint, and paint the outside of the frame. Wait until dry, and remove painter's tape.

Step 4:

Easter egg hunt sign tutorial step

Print out an 'Easter Egg Hunt' sign, and use a soft pencil to mark the back of the paper. Secure the paper to the frame, and use a ballpoint pen to trace over each letter. Press hard!

Easter egg hunt sign tutorial step

Step 5:

Easter egg hunt sign tutorial step

Remove your paper, you should see a faint outline. Use your chalk pen to trace around the letters, and fill in.

Easter egg hunt sign tutorial step

Step 6:

Finished project

Decorate the outside of the frame with leaves, and you’re done. Now there's nothing left to do but hang up your sign... and start hiding those eggs!

Easter egg hunt sign

Want to make your Easter egg hunt even more exciting? Turn a mad dash for chocolate into an exciting adventure, by laying a trail of handcrafted clues... find out how to make them here!

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