How to make a planter with an Easter egg

The pastel colors associated with Easter promote feelings of warmth and relaxation. In terms of decor, many families prepare for the holiday by decorating with eggs painted in soft colors. If the colors of plastic store-bought eggs do not complement your home decor, consider painting white plastic eggs in pastel colors.
Since Easter typically falls in April, and the holiday symbolizes new life, it's common to showcase plants and flowers. Consider adding a unique DIY Easter planter to home decor. This budget-friendly holiday craft will make a fun family activity.
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Materials:
- Plastic Easter egg
- Small glass bowl
- Willow Mist colored chalk paint
- Paint brush
- Silver glitter decorative tape
- Scissors
- Square coat button
- Hot glue gun
- Glue stick
- Small artificial plant
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Instructions:
1. Separate the top and bottom of a plastic Easter egg. Set the top aside for a separate project or discard.
2. Pour chalk paint into a glass bowl.
3. Dip a paintbrush in chalk paint and paint the bottom half of the Easter egg.
4. Set the egg upside down to allow paint to dry.
5. Wrap the glitter tape around the rim of the egg. Use scissors to cut excess tape.
6. Squeeze hot glue on the bottom of the plastic egg. Secure the plastic egg to a square coat button. The coat button serves as a stand for the egg.
7. Place an artificial plant in the Easter egg planter. Display the planter on a windowsill, shelf, or end table.
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