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Great egg painting idea for Easter: beautiful, simple and affordable

Unusual, more like varnished, marble eggs are easy to make yourself. To achieve the desired effect is easy. What is needed for this will be found in every home.

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For painting you need:

  • onion peel (ideally from common and red onions);
  • gauze;
  • Zelenka;
  • old capacity for cooking eggs;
  • salt;
  • some vegetable oil;
  • cotton pad.

For a start we grind onion peel.

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Eggs are better to take white, so the effect will be more pronounced. Raw eggs are subject to coloring.

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The egg moistened in water is rolled in onion peel.

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We move the egg on the gauze, if necessary, add a little husk and tightly tied.

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Get rid of the extra tips.

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We put the eggs in a saucepan, pour water over them, add 1/2 tablespoon of salt to it, so that the eggs will not crack when boiled and then pour the green water. It is important that the eggs are completely covered with water.

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After boiling, let the eggs boil for 8 minutes, then take them out, let them cool and get rid of the gauze with the husks.

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Using a cotton pad dipped in vegetable oil, rub the finished eggs. This technique will provide the effect of polishing.

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Now it remains only to shift the Easter eggs to a dish or a basket.

In more detail about the nuances of painting in the video: