Looking for a new fun way to decorate your Easter Eggs?…
well, new to ME anyway. This technique has been around for ages!
As a potter, we’ve all worked with wax resist before. But never like this.
I watched this first video and didn’t quite know what the end result was going to be. And when she revealed her finished egg, I was hooked. So simple in concept, but I’m sure it takes YEARS to master!!! Click here for the first Pysanky Egg video by Nicole Bell.
And for those needing a quick fix… here’s a visual overview from the video…
From my understanding, you draw on the lines with beeswax.
Then you dip it into the egg coloring.
Then trace over SOME of the original lines, filling in some areas, but not all.
And then it goes back into the color another time.
Then you carefully melt & wipe off the wax resist.
To reveal your beautiful egg.
Pretty groovy, huh?! I definitely have to try this one next year!