Thursday, April 1, 2010

Glittered Easter Eggs Fail

I have seen glittered Easter eggs everywhere and I thought I would give it a try.  They turned out awful.  They are festive nonetheless and I had fun with Annabelle doing it. This is a major craft fail!

Things I would do differently next time:

1. Mix the glue with water and paint them on so the glitter is more evenly distributed.  I was in a hurry and just put Elmer's right on their to make strips of glitter and it didn't turn out great.

2. Perhaps wait until everyone is napping.  Although I am a firm believer of it being the process not the product when it comes to crafting with kids, this may have been a project better suited for mommy's quiet time.

3. Snacktime and glitter time do not mix! I was cleaning glitter off both my kids mouths!

Happy Easter!


  1. I am coming from Friday following, I am also hosting my first give away today

  2. Great Eggs!!! Following you from FF

  3. Aww, I don't think they're a 'fail' I think they're good eggs! Happy Easter!

    I found you on New Friend Friday at The Girl Creative and just wanted to say 'hi'

  4. Sending you some PEAR love and loving those eggs! Happy Friday!

  5. No, snack time and glitter probably do not mix ;-) But the eggs sure are cute! Happy Friday Follow- stop by my place when you can!

  6. Glitter must be crunchy? No? They are pretty though. Happy Easter.

  7. Hi..
    I'm visiting from Follow Me Friday..although I'm a bit late,I'm here and have become your 90th follower,moving you a bit closer to that 100 mark. I'm a crafter as well,my problem is I work full time,try to visit a lot of blog..have 1 blog of my own,and share two with 2 other ladies,leaving me little time to craft. I have to remedy that,cause I miss it. Hope you come visit..and like my place as well..
    Hope your Easter has been a lovely one..

  8. Good note about glitter and snack. Made me giggle.

    Stopping by from SITS.


  9. Not that these are a real fail (I think they're kinda cool!), but you're more than invited to post any fails you have at!


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