Easter Egg Votives

Turn cracked Easter eggs into one-of-a-kind candleholder with this easy craft.

  • Colored blown egg
  • Small scissors
  • Butter knife
  • Tea light candle, removed from silver holder

  1. Hold egg vertically with crown up. Use scissors to chip away at eggshell, starting at hole where egg was blown. Keep chipping until a third of eggshell is removed.
  2. Use butter knife to carve away edges of candle until it’s small enough to fit into eggshell.
  3. Center candle in bottom of shell, place shell in eggcup and light candle. (Warning: Never leave a flame unattended.)