DIY cascarones

What you will need

  1. Empty eggshells with small opening on top

  2. bird seed

  3. white tissue paper

  4. various produce & spices

    • Pink=Avocado seed​

    • Yellow=Turmeric

    • Beat root Skin= brown

    • Fresh strawberries= light tan

    • Meat of the beat=Pink

    • Purple cabbage=Blue

    • Blueberries=Blue

  5. Vinegar

  6. Pot with water


1. Bring water to a boil

2. add natural dye to water and wait for water to change color

3. Add fourth of a cup of vinegar

4. Add egg shells to boiling water for 2 minutes

5. turn off heat, and let it stay until desired color

6. let it dry

7. fill with bird seed and white confetti

8. cut squares to cover the egg 

9. Glue down the square of tissue paper

10. Let it dry

11. Have fun


  • We used natural dye from the things we had lying around the house

  • If you feel the egg is not dying enough try to add more vinegar

  • we didn't have any glue at the house so we made our own 

    • 1 cup of flour​

    • 1 ½ cups of water

    • ⅓ cup of sugar

    • 1 tsp of vinegar