Natural Dyed EggsMonday, April 06, 2009
This year I'm making a couple of Easter baskets for a homeless shelter here in town. I can't wait to get started, so I've already begun experimenting with dyeing eggs (I'll make fresh ones closer to Sunday). Here's my first batch - hard boiled them:
She leaves her onion skin eggs in for longer that I did, and she gets them this color, which I like even better:
These are some that Amy does with red cabbage, except she leaves the eggs in the water overnight and gets this pretty, deep blue color:
So pretty, and she loves to use her McCarty pottery to show them off! Nice!