Tutorial: Simple Easter Egg Design

easter egg

Spring is here! Here is a quick and simple Easter egg design that is also fast!  It’s easy to change up the colors or try different patterns as well.


Medium Filbert
Small Round #1 (1/16″) Brush

paper towels or cloth
water container
(optional) Fine Mist Spray bottle with water
optional) Baby wipes

Colors used in this picture:

Light Blue Face Paint
White Face Paint
Purple Face Paint


1. Starting with the filbert brush, and the light blue face paint. Paint a good size oval shape where you want to start your design.


2. Once dry, add purple stripes along the eggs. Add a slight curve to the stripes to show the curve of the egg.


3. Using the small round brush, and the white face paint, start to add designs to the egg. Start with the purple stripe. Add three teardrop shapes in the middle. then add two curls on each side.  Add parcial swirls to finish the design out to the edge.


4. Fill in the light blue stripe with a different design pattern. At the top and bottom add a dot, then add tear drops shapes pointing to the dot. Add dots throughout the designs to fill in. Outline the whole egg in white.

easter egg

Easily add glitter by using a spray bottle with water, and spritzing the design lightly at least 12 inches away.  Use a poof-able cosmetic grade  glitter to add evenly all around. Use different colors to really create an effect.

Add on:
Amerikan Body Art Cosmetic Glitter – Holographic Bubblegum Pink (Sheer)













Amy Liza Williams is a face & body artist who resides in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Asheville NC. She is the owner of Asheville face & body Art, a collective of quality artists who work as a team to provide many artistic and costuming services & smiles.  or