Creative Crafts to do with Eggshells
Egg is seen as a pretty nutritious yet easy cooking food in our life and it’s very essential for the growth of us, we eat it every day. And most of us would end up throwing away the so-called useless eggshell after eating. But do you know there are many DIY ideas with fragile eggshell. And the following part of the article will show you some amazing crafts to do with eggshells.
There are quite a lot of people working hard to make beautiful candles. They pour the wax in a variety of plastic containers to make it look better, why not choose the eggshell? Cut a piece of wick to 10cm in length and place it to the eggshell. Pour the liquid wax into the eggshell and wait until it solidifies, then dye your candles in beautiful colors. You’ve got the perfect eggshell candles, just light them!
Eggshell seed starter
Clean up the eggshell first (you can boil the eggshell for several minutes if you are worried about the salmonella on it), then drill a little hole at the bottom of the eggshell (this can ensure the less possibility of the plant root decaying). For the next part, you should put the soil and prepared seed in it. Planting pea or cucumber can give you a more quick satisfaction, because they grow in a more quick speed compared with other seeds.
The biodegradable eggshell can provide a good environment for the growth of the seed. When the eggshell cannot hold the seed any more, just transplant it to the normal soil.
Eggshell photo frame
The eggshell can be used as the decorations to make your photo look special. Color your eggshell first and crush it into comparatively small eggshells. Then it’s time for you to stick those eggshells to your photo frame, you can start from whichever angle and stick the eggshells irregularly. But make sure not let it show any clearance or it would be less attractive.
You will need to scrape two eggshells together. And then choose some colorful sparkling powder to stick on it, which would help cover that crack. Color it into whatever you want. Finally insert a stick at the bottom of it; you can get an eggshell lollipop. It’s amazing, right?
Eggshell carving has various crafts. You can carve birds, landscapes, flowers and so on. While this needs a lot of patience, and for those who have a talent in art, this could be really worth trying. And I am sure you will get a lot of fun from making the eggshell carving. Color it would make it more beautiful.
Paint on the eggshell. Your design on the eggshell makes the normal eggshell gorgeous.
Well, these creative crafts to do with eggshell really make our life different. Don’t regret for the eggshell you’ve deserted, just collect it from now on!
More tips on eggs: How to Avoid Eggs from Cracking While Hard Boiling