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Month: April 2018
An eggceptional romance
Not quite a medal...
The oldest dated egg
Though this isn't the oldest egg in the collection, it's the oldest with a date. My dad has always been known for painting very elegant, detailed eggs, usually in rich colours and with gold or metallic highlights. As one of his earliest eggs, this one is relatively simple, with later eggs becoming more elaborate.
The oldest egg of them all (we think)
Way back when we first started decorating eggs, we didn't realise we were starting something that would last for generations to come. We didn't think to date the eggs at the time, but we think this little Hedgehog is the oldest of them all. It was decorated by my sister, Robyn, using a dripping candle. … Continue reading The oldest egg of them all (we think)
A most eggscellent adventure* begins!
Every year, on Easter Sunday, my family (plus a pile of eggstras we've 'adopted' over the years) gathers together to decorate eggs. Every egg has a story and I can't wait to share them with you!