With Easter just around the corner, it's the perfect time to learn the traditional Japanese papercraft of egg decorating and with this handy kit, you'll have everything you need to get started.
The kit comes complete with a wooden egg and stand, glaze, paint brush and a variety of eye catching origami papers. There is also a book which will teach you everything you need to know, with step-by-step instructions and also teach you a bit about the history of egg decorating.
Once you've mastered decorating the wooden egg, you can try out your skills on some real ones too. Happy Easter!
You can pick up your own egg decorating kit from The GMC Group now.
In many cultures, the egg symbolizes new life and the act of creation. This has been so in Japan, where artisans have long celebrated special occasions and friendships by adorning eggs with colorfully patterned paper. This beautiful gift set gives crafters everything they need to try their hand at this ancient art—including a fully-illustrated guide that reveals all the secrets of paper-folding, cutting, and application, as well as origami paper inspired by washi, handmade paper famous for its intricate designs, unique color patterns, and fortune-bringing motifs.
These exquisite eggs make wonderful personalized gifts, keepsakes, and decorations!
- Traditional Japanese Egg Decorating, a 24-page instructional book
- Twelve origami papers
- Wooden egg
- Wooden Egg Stand
- Paintbrush- Glaze