Let’s make super fun and easy mosaic paper Easter egg crafts with the kids! This simple paper Easter Egg craft is perfect for preschoolers, kindergartners and early elementary kids. Decorate the classroom door or turn them into an Easter egg garland.

A paper Easter egg decorated with a cut construction paper mosaic - shown finished craft held by hand over craft supplies with scissors - Kids Activities Blog
Let kids cut paper to make these fun mosaic Easter eggs.

Paper Easter Egg Craft for Kids

Preschoolers and older kids are going to love making these mosaic paper Easter eggs. There is a big benefit to this fun craft though. Learning to cut using scissors builds muscles in their hands and develops fine motor skills and coordination.

How to make mosaic paper Easter eggs

We are going to download and print these FREE Easter egg coloring pages and use them to create colorful mosaic crafts with the kids.

  • We have a blank egg to create your own design and others that have a design on them.
  • Elementary-aged kids who can cut paper smaller and cut shapes can decorate more detailed eggs.

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Easter egg coloring pages and construction paper to make mosaic Easter egg paper crafts with kids.
Print our free coloring pages and using construction paper to make an Easter egg mosaic.

Supplies needed to make mosaic paper Easter egg crafts

Instructions for making mosaic paper Easter egg crafts

Step 1

Step 1 - Paper Easter Egg Craft - An Easter egg coloring page with pieces of purple paper cut by kids and glued on.
Kids can cut pieces of paper to glue on the Easter egg coloring page.

If you haven’t already downloaded and printed our FREE Easter egg coloring pages, do so now!

Have the kids cut pieces of paper and then glue them over the design on the coloring page. We also have a blank egg in the printable pack so they can make their own design too.

Easter egg mosaic craft tip:  Don’t cut out the Easter egg from the coloring page until after the paper mosaic has been completed. All of the paper that goes over the lines can be trimmed off at the end.

Step 2

Step 2 - Paper Easter Egg Craft -Yellow and purple pieces of construction paper cut and glued onto an Easter egg coloring page to make a mosaic.
Continue decorating your Easter egg with colorful pieces of cut construction paper.

Continue decorating your Easter egg with pieces of colorful construction paper. Don’t worry if you go over the lines, that will be trimmed off at the end.

Step 3

Step 3 - Paper Easter Egg Craft -paper easter egg mosaic crafts for kids using construction paper and coloring pages.
Make mosaic Easter eggs using construction paper and coloring pages.

Using scissors, cut around the Easter egg trimming off any excess colored paper.

You can stick these on a classroom door with tape or attach them to string and hang them as a garland.

Our finished mosaic easter eggs

four colorful paper easter egg crafts for kids where they decorate coloring pages with construction paper mosaic patterns.
Colorful mosaic Easter egg construction paper craft for kids.

Our Experience With These Mosaic Paper Easter Egg Crafts

My kiddos loved making these paper mosaic Easter eggs. Even the younger kids could participate. And the egg templates made it so much more easy. We also used the egg templates as coloring sheets, coloring the printable template with markers.

But really there are lots of paper Easter egg craft ideas you can do:

  • Color the entire egg with crayons
  • Make mosaics (like we did)
  • Make paper mache eggs
  • Sponge paint the paper egg
  • Decorate your Easter egg with glitter or sequins

This free printable template let’s you make an array of paper Easter crafts. There is no wrong way to decorate these paper Easter eggs, only the fun way. The pint is to celebrate Easter with your kids in ways that are at their level.

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Mosaic Paper Easter Egg Crafts

mosaic construction paper easter egg craft

Make mosaic paper Easter egg crafts using coloring pages and construction paper.

Prep Time 5 minutes
Active Time 30 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Difficulty easy
Estimated Cost $1


  • Our FREE Easter egg coloring pages
  • Construction paper
  • Glue
  • String (optional)


  • Scissors


  1. Print the free Easter egg coloring pages.
  2. Practice cutting skills by cutting construction paper into small pieces.
  3. Attach the pieces of colorful paper to the Easter egg coloring page using the patterns as a guide or make your own pattern.
  4. Cut out the Easter eggs and stick them on a door or turn them into a garland with string.

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Have you made these mosaic paper Easter eggs? Did you decorate the classroom door with them or turn them into a garland to hang at home?

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