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We cut out cups from egg cartons and painted them each different colours. Then we added googly eyes, foam pieces for noses and pipe cleaners. We filled with heart candy. The kids really enjoyed this project.
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By Jayme from Harrisonburg, VA
Use your egg cartons before you throw them out! When they are empty, write a different number in each space; either 1-12 or 0-11. Then place 2 beans, coins or other small items in them and close the lid. Shake and reopen. Wherever your items landed, make your kid add or multiply the numbers together. If they get it right, then they get a point, whoever gets the most points wins.
I just got back last night from a weekend of fun and games with my 5 year old granddaughter, Megan. We all know how little kids love to give presents to grown ups. She gave me some bells that she had made from a recycled paper egg carton. You just cut out the little cups and paint.
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Anyone have fun craft ideas using egg cartons?
Julia from Maryland
Check out this site, they have lots of ideas!
this site has some great egg carton crafts.
fix paper egg cartons onto a set of string lights to create a pretty set of floral lights.
How craft can you make out of egg cartons?
By Maria from Greenville, NC
Painted paper egg carton sections can be used to make these cute Easter treat containers. This is a guide about making egg carton Easter chick containers.
This is a guide about making an egg carton pumpkin. An easy, inexpensive Halloween craft for kids that reuses cardboard cups of an egg carton.
Reuse cardboard egg carton cups to make little Easter treat containers. This is a guide about making egg carton Easter eggs.
This craft is easy enough for older children to make themselves. These flowers are excellent gifts. This is a guide about making egg carton flowers.
This is a guide about making egg carton baby buggies. These sweet little buggies are perfect to make as baby shower favors.
This is a guide about making egg carton spiders. Reuse paper egg carton cups for the body of these cute spider decorations for Halloween.
A clever way to gift Cadbury eggs is in a decorated egg crate. This is a guide about Cadbury egg carton gift.
This is a guide about making an egg carton ship. You and the kids can make a fun ship to hold little bits of this and that from a foam egg carton.
This is a guide about making an egg carton ice cream cone. Kids love to pretend to be a shop keeper. Use these little homemade ice cream cones toys to add some fun to their make believe.