• Christine Cunningham

HOW TO CREATE A TEXTILE EASTER EGG

The egg is an ancient symbol of new life, associated with pagan festivals celebrating Spring. From a Christian perspective, Easter eggs are said to represent Jesus' emergence from the tomb and resurrection. Decorating boiled eggs with the faces of family members is a tradition I still enjoy today. Whatever you do to celebrate, it is a fun time of year and a great way to mark the occasion is with a decorative textile egg. Let us explore HOW TO CREATE A TEXTILE EASTER EGG - looking at inspiration and themes, colour, fabrics, tools, techniques, embellishment and display vessels. Click on the image below to visit mrxstitch magazine article.