Giant Easter Egg Painting

This was a fun and simple to set up Easter painting activity that works well with one child or many. Making it a great activity for home, daycare or school.

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For more easy and fun Easter Activities check out this fun roundup.

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Here’s what you’ll need to get started:

Supplies

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Set Up

Using the sharpie draw a large egg on a large piece of kraft paper. Tape it to the floor.

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Inside the egg draw wavy lines, different shapes and patterns for your little one to paint along and inside.

Painting Time

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When doing a painting activity like this I like to put the paints into separate colourful bowls and then add a brush for each colour.

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This allows my little one to paint without having to worry about cleaning the brushes after each colour.

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Then I had my 3.5 year old decorate the giant Easter egg using the paint!

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Fine & Gross Motor Fun

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This activity was great for working both fine and gross motor muscles. Such as trying to paint along the giant lines using a paint brush.

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Containing Mess

Before we started this activity I reminded my three year old (in a way that would appeal to her so as to not start the activity on a negative note) that the paint stays on the paper.

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I also made sure she was wearing clothes that I didn’t mind getting dirty. I forgot to put her in a paint smock but that is also a good idea for this activity. I also had wipes and paper towel on hand.

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