Robin's-Egg Place Card

Robin's-Egg Place Card
Photo by Matthew Mead


  • Small, stiff, flat paintbrush
  • Newspaper
  • Small natural-color feathers, 5 to 7 for each place card
  • Acrylic paint: light blue, brown, and white
  • Long, narrow block of Styrofoam
  • Wooden skewers
  • place card, clean and dry
  • + 4 more ingredients
    • Crafts stick or pencil
    • Transfer letters (in a size that will spell the desired name on the egg)
    • Blown or hard-boiled eggs, one for each
    • Small bird's nest, from a crafts supply store

1. Paint the egg blue: Place it on a skewer, angling so the top of the skewer supports the egg. Use the paintbrush to cover the entire surface of the egg with blue paint. Insert the skewer into the block of Styrofoam (see tip, below) and allow the paint to dry completely-this usually takes about ...

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