Dyeing eggs can get messy, but luckily it's not the only option for Easter egg decorating. Using sequins, your child can make a gorgeous gold-plated egg! If he enjoys arts and crafts this is a unique and challenging approach to decorating eggs. Use this time to introduce your child to different cultural techniques for recycling eggshells. Dyeing eggs, carving designs into eggshells, and turning an eggshell into a shadow box are a few of the methods he'll learn.