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Stained Glass Easter Eggs

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I had never used alcohol ink before, so I didn't know what to expect when I first started this project. However, I am thrilled with the way that these pretty stained glass look egg ornaments turned out!
Time: 10 Minutes Cost: $20-30 Difficulty: Easy
  • stained glass easter eggs easter springideas, crafts, easter decorations, repurposing upcycling, seasonal holiday decor
I used alcohol ink on glass ornaments to make beautiful Easter decorations.
  • stained glass easter eggs easter springideas, crafts, easter decorations, repurposing upcycling, seasonal holiday decor
I used these Tim Holtz alcohol inks to create the stained glass appearance of the eggs. The alcohol inks dry quickly so this is a very quick project to do.
  • stained glass easter eggs easter springideas, crafts, easter decorations, repurposing upcycling, seasonal holiday decor
The inks mixed and overlapped on the surface of the glass ornaments to create gorgeous swirls and color gradients.
  • stained glass easter eggs easter springideas, crafts, easter decorations, repurposing upcycling, seasonal holiday decor
Instead of making all the eggs using a rainbow of colors, for some eggs I kept the color palette limited to create these ombre eggs.
  • stained glass easter eggs easter springideas, crafts, easter decorations, repurposing upcycling, seasonal holiday decor
I hung the eggs on a flowering branch near a window so that the sunlight filters through the eggs like a stained glass window!

To see more: http://madincrafts.com/stained-glass-easter-eggs/

  • R&B
    R&B Campbell, CA

    To avoid toxic fumes in the room, skip the canned air and just use a straw or hollow coffee stirrer to blow the air from your mouth. Also might try putting the ink drops inside the glass egg/ornament and turning in different directions to move the

  • Susan Bechamp
    Susan Bechamp West Branch, MI

    I've got an acrylic tube of a fake barbershop light pole, would Alchohol
    Ink work on acrylic ? (It started as a decoration on the bar, but tastes have changed. So should this light fixture. )

  • Macovington
    Macovington Pinehurst, NC

    They are just beautiful.New and different.

  • Korie
    Korie Tomah, WI

    Beautiful!!

  • Joni A Solis
    Joni A Solis Kentwood, LA

    I love these eggs!

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