But there was a purpose behind the plates of rice.
Keeping with the Split Pea Shamrocks idea, I stuffed the colored rice inside vinyl ovals, added an eyelet on top and voila….Easter Eggs!
These would be perfect to hang in a tree outside or inside your house. The vinyl is water proof and should hold up well (of course I’m sure water can seep in through the eyelet. So at your own risk, I guess.)
Though these are similar to the Split Pea Shamrocks, I created a tutorial which shows you how to easily dye rice. And how to make a color changing egg like this:
Check it out HERE (or in the Tutorials tab at the top of the blog):