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Easy DIY Wood Easter Eggs- Includes FREE Svg File

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• Easy DIY Wood Easter Eggs •


 DIY Wood Easter Eggs-

•Includes FREE svg, dxf, pdf & eps cut files for you to use to finish your eggs.  

Choose your favorite pastel or bright paint colors to paint your eggs.  Our wood eggs come in 3 different sizes… 


  • Things you will need:

~ MDF Wood Egg from LilyRoseDesignsCo

Get your Wood Easter Egg here.... Click here!

~ Digital Cutting file (svg, dxf, eps) to use on a cutting machine (Cricut or Silhouette) 
Download here…   

Click here to get Easter Egg FREE Svg file 

~ Vinyl 

~ Acrylic Craft Paint (Like Apple Barrel, Ceramcoat, Americana, or DecoArt) -Found at any Craft Store

~ Sandpaper

~ Sponge Brush

~ Something to put your paint on (like a Paper Plate)



 Step 1:    Start by putting a small amount of paint on your paper plate.  Use this paint to start painting the edges of your wood egg.  I have found that a sponge brush works well.



 Step 2:    After the edges have been painted, I then paint the front of my egg. Once the edges and the front have been painted, wait a few minutes for them to dry. 




Step 3:   Once the sides and top are dry, I then paint the back of the egg. At this point I also add another coat of paint to the front of the egg, if needed. 

Because our wood cutouts are 3/4" thick, they can easily stand up on their own.  After painting the back and the 2nd coat on the front, I stand up the wood cutout so that both sides can dry. One thing I love about Acrylic Craft paint is the drying time... it dries super fast. 

Repeat these steps for all of your Easter Eggs. Until they are all painted and dry.


Step 4:  There are so many possibilities and different ways to finish your Easter Eggs. If you would like to make eggs similar to the ones I have pictured, feel free to use the cutting file that is available in this blog post.   It is easy and simple to cut these designs on colored vinyl with a Cricut or Silhouette cutting machine and then apply them to your painted eggs. 




Step 5:   Download the Cutting file that I have provided for you…(svg, dxf. eps & pdf files) ~ It includes a chevron pattern, polka dot pattern and flower with lines pattern ~

Download the file here....     Click here! 

You will need to re-size the designs to fit on the size of egg that you have. 

Cut out the vinyl designs.  

Using transfer tape, apply these designs to your eggs.  

STEP 6:  I like to use a piece of sandpaper to sand the front edge on the side of my wood crafts… especially when I have vinyl hanging off of the sides.  By brushing the edges softly with the sandpaper,  it will gently trim the vinyl right off the edge. This is an easy & simple way to trim the vinyl to the exact size. 


STEP 7:   Then the final step… I like to spray my crafts with a Clear Wood Finish Lacquer Spray to protect the painted finish.  You can find a spray at your local Hardware Store, Home Depot or Lowes.

So cute!! and Easy!!


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Click here for your Free Easter Egg Designs Svg


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