Tracy Metro's Easter Crafts for Kids Egg Carton Art

Egg Carton Art

Supplies for Egg Carton Art

  • colored egg cartons
  • colored eggs
  • scissors
  • glue
  • black sharpie or glue on plastic eyes
  • jelly beans


  1. Dye eggs and egg cartons, let dry
  2. Cut cartons apart to make individual holders for the eggs
  3. Glue on feathers and eye

Carrot Snack Bags

Supplies for snack bags

  • green basket fill for ties
  • pastry bags
  • goldfish crackers


  1. Fill pastry bags with goldfish crackers
  2. Stuff the top with paper Easter basket fill
  3. Tie with green ribbon

Bunny Pots

Supplies for Bunny Pots

  • Small Terra Cotta pots
  • Green Yarn (the green yarn is optional, or you can use Easter grass)
  • Styrofoam Eggs or Ball
  • Glue
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • White and Pink Felt
  • Cardboard
  • Scissors
  • Cotton balls – various sizes, mini and regular

Steps-Making the Bunny

  1. Apply glue and stick cotton balls around egg or ball
  2. To make the feet, cut two ovals out of cardboard and cover both sides with white felt and glue to bunny's body.
  3. cut 6 small circles and 2 small ovals with pink felt and glue to the bunny's feet.
  4. Glue a pompom in the center for the tail

Steps-Making the Grass

  • Wrap green yarn around fingers
  • Tie 2 knots at either side
  • Cut through the center
  • Set in pot

Putting it all Together

  1. Place candy inside pot
  2. place grass in pot
  3. Set bunny on top of grass – glue to grass if desired
  4. Add decorations to pot as desired – silk flowers, jellybeans, etc.

Take-Home DIY Bags


  • Paper bags
  • Dot candy
  • Ribbons
  • Glue
  • Stapler
  • Treats of your choice

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