One potato for 2 colors of paint ( Use potatoes with good oval shape)
several colors of thickly mixed tempera paint
one 9 by 9 inche sheet of construction paper
one paint brush for each color of tempera mixed
Cut paper into a large circle to serve as a plate for the eggs (or substitute a paper plate). Cut the potato in half. Be sure there is a potato half for each color. Dip the cut end of the potato into the paint. Press the potato onto the paper to make a print. Fill the plate with different colors of printed eggs. Set aside to dry. Using the paint brushed and paints, decorate the eggs with designs. Set aside to dry.