Egg Carton Stamped Art

Okay, so when most people see an empty egg carton, they think, okay, time to toss this in the recycle bin, right?

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Or maybe, if she’s a crafty mama, she wonders if it can be used for some school project with her kids…

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But I think Oh, I like the pattern on the bottom of this container! So I test it out on a magazine nearby…

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Then cover a canvas with a solid pale aqua and…

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Add some white, light aqua, and dark aqua gradated on the bottom of the egg carton…

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Stamp it across the canvas…

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Connect the grid…

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…using the tip of the foam brush…

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Blot with a paper towel, and call her done!

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Of course, I never seem to call a project done… So I added a verse… And then called it done. Again.

So, anyone else use unexpected tools to create art? Do tell!

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One response to “Egg Carton Stamped Art

  1. Pingback: Recycle egg cartons into beautiful flowers – free tutorial |·

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