Saturday, 4 April 2015

Allsorts - Easter

Morning all,
we're in the middle of the Easter holiday so an Easter challenge at Allsorts sounds just about perfect! I made an Easter egg by taking a cheap store-bought egg (you know the ones with the horrid colours and pattern), painting it with my home-made gesso* and decorating it with flowers and lace.


*Home-made gesso:
1/4 cup Talcum Powder, 1 tablespoon White All purpose School Glue, 1 tablespoon White Craft Paint Add some Water if you want it thinner.
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7 comments:

brenda said...

Totally stunning Helene and what a fab transformation.

Happy Easter.

B x

Wendy L said...

Stunning Helene, and thanks for the recipe, Happy Easter . xxxx

Anna-Karin said...

Så fint påskägg

Janette said...

This is so pretty and thanks for the tip about the gesso....Happy Easter.x

Craftnut said...

Very pretty Helene x

Tracy said...

Hi Helene
Gorgeous creation, love all your flowers and a perfect Easter gift.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

susiestacey said...

Stunning decoration Helene and to think think started out as a colour painted egg. x Susan x