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Thursday, April 2, 2015

Decorated Easter eggs: share your photos

Whether they’re dyed or handpainted, we’d love to see your Easter egg creationsAre you decorating your own eggs this Easter? If so share your photos and videos of your designs. Whether you’ve boiled them with onion skins, used beeswax and dye, or simply painted them in your favourite colours, we’d love to see your creations.We’d also like to see how you are celebrating Easter or Passover. So whether you’re eating colomba or attending a Seder, share your photos, videos and stories with us. We’ll feature the most interesting in a gallery on the site.This German tradition from my childhood has "travelled" with me to England and is now just as much a part of every Easter for my own children .The large eggs have all been blown and hand painted by different members of the family. We like to use catkins best but any budding spring twigs will do. We usually have to paint few new ones every year to replace the ones the cats have made off with !Sent via GuardianWitness By Jasmin Bragonier 3 April 2014, 21:30 Greek Easter taditionSent via GuardianWitness By Andreas Hatjoullis 22 April 2014, 7:25 Our tradition on Easter is not so different from yours.Sent via GuardianWitness By Luminita Pasculescu 20 November 2013, 22:44 Continue reading...