Sunderland families celebrate Easter with cracking work on painted eggs

The Easter holidays are just around the corner - but before the schools break up, you and your little ones have been getting crafty.

By Debra Fox
Saturday, 06 April, 2019, 14:29

We put a call out for you to share pictures of your decorated eggs, and you really have delivered! We have got cartoon characters, animal friends and scenes of fun complete with paint, glitter and cardboard. Take a look through our pictures and check out some of these creations.

Easter eggs by Maizie Anderson, 9, from Easington Lane Primary School. Picture: Ashley Amber Anderson.
Easter eggs by Naomi Ainsworth, 10, from Dubmire Academy. Picture: Jan Ainsworth.
Picture: Chaz Maconochie.
Easter eggs by Amelia Dawson from Year 4 at St Paul's C.E. Primary School. Picture: Claire Dawson.
Easter eggs by Franky Matters, 4, from Ryhope Early Days Nursery. Picture: Claire Henry.
Picture: Claire Lebihan.
Easter eggs by Charlie Black, 9, Town End Academy. Picture: Dawn Taylor.
Picture: Deborah Smith.
Easter eggs by Daisy Walton, 11, from New Seaham Academy. Picture: Deborah Walton.
Easter eggs by Sophie Suddick, 10, from Town End Academy. Picture: Emma Langley.
Easter eggs by Tye, 9, from Grange Park. Picture: Ann Mary Jackson.
Easter eggs by Lucie, 4. Picture: Gemma Louise Raine.
Easter eggs by Joseph, 7, from Peterlee. Picture: Helen Lowery.
Easter eggs by Naomi Ainsworth, 10, from Dubmire Academy. Picture: Jan Ainsworth.
Easter eggs by Tegan Chambers, 7, Dubmire Academy. Picture: Jan Maddison.
Easter eggs by Lilly, 6, from Farringdon Academy. Picture: Janine Emma Trotter.
Easter eggs by Tylah-Mai Lormor, 6. Picture: Jen Lormor.
Easter eggs by Chloe Dunwell, from Town End Farm Academy. Picture: Julie Cheal.
Easter eggs by Lacey Dunwell from Town End Academy. Picture: Julie Cheal.
Easter eggs by Megan Dunwell, from Town End Farm Academy. Picture: Julie Cheal.
Easter eggs by Millie Robinson, 7, from Bexhill Academy. Picture: Karli Robinson.
Easter eggs by Daniel King from St John Bosco. Picture: Katy TAylor.
Easter eggs by Maisie King, 6, from St John Bosco. Picture: Katy Taylor.
Easter eggs by Harley, 5, from Stanhope Primary. Picture: Kayla Hampton.
Easter bonnet by Emilia, 4, from Hastings Hill Academy. Picture: Kelly Garner.
Easter eggs by Piper Howard, 9, from Burnside Primary. Picture: Kelly Howard.
Easter eggs byPaul Gillum, 4, from Fulwell Infants. Picture: Kelly Hutchinson.
Easter eggs by Layla Moss, 8, from Burnside Academy. Picture: Kelly Moss.
Easter eggs by Theo Wilson, almost 4. Picture: Kimberley Zara Wilson.
Easter eggs by Lucy Alder, from reception at Seaburn Dene. Picture: Laura Alder.
Picture: Lauren Stafford.
Easter eggs by Hannah, 9, from Town End Academy. Picture: Lea Mills.
Picture: Leanne Smith.
Easter eggs by Lennon, 6, from Bexhill Academy. Picture: Lindsay Pacey.
Easter eggs by Jack Ruddock, 9, from New Seaham Academy. Picture: Lucy Ruddock.

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Easter eggs by Jess Ruddock, 11, from New Seaham Academy. Picture: Lucy Ruddock.
Easter eggs by Joshua Brusby, 8, from Dubmire Academy. Picture: Lyndsey Brusby.
Easter eggs by Layla Robson, 10, from St Leonard's School. Picture: Michelle Robson.
Picture: Nadine Williamson.
Easter eggs by Layla Mcbeth McMahon, from Year 6 at St Paul's C.E. Primary R yhope. Picture: Natasha Mcbeth.
Picture: Nichola Austin Ratcliffe.
Easter eggs by Jorja Burrows, 9, from Dubmire Academy. Picture: Rachel Burrows.
Easter eggs by Anya Amer, 3, from Springboard Nursery. Picture: Rachel Craggs.
Easter eggs by Lola Strother, 4, from Fulwell Infants. Picture: Sam Okon.
Picture: Kay Rushworth Gray.
Easter eggs by Charlie Hindley, 9, from Farringdon Academy. Picture: Samantha Ridley Hindley.
Picture: Sarah Errington.
Picture: Sarah Errington.
Picture: Victoria Potter.
Easter eggs by Evie Spiller, 7, from Bexhill Academy. Picture: Shawna Stothard.
Easter eggs by Casie Humphrey, 9, from Burnside Academy. Picture: Tammy Coxon.
Easter eggs by Elliot Humphrey, 6, from Burnside Academy. Picture: Tammy Coxon.
Easter eggs by Natalia Underwood, 10, from Bexhill Academy. Picture: Theresa Scott.
Easter eggs by Jack from Barnes Juniors. Picture: Vic Glover.
Easter eggs by Ella McEvoy-Ross, 7, from Hylton Castle Primary School. Picture: Vickie Ross.
Easter Eggs by Fenton, 3, from Tavistock Day Nursery. Picture: Amie Storey.
Easter Eggs by Joshua Marshall, 3, from Fulwell Infant School. Picture: Ashleigh Strother.
Easter Eggs by Joe, 10, from Bexhill Academy. Picture: Terri Belcher.
Easter Eggs by Emily Crawford, 4. Picture: Bex Star.
Easter Eggs by Heston Francis, 7. Picture: Gemma Francis.
Easter Eggs by Cody Smith, 10, from New Seaham Academy. Picture: Jamie Wilson.
Easter Eggs by Corey, 8, Yohden Primary School. Picture: Kelly Percival.
Easter Eggs by Laila Marshall, 7, from Fulwell Infants. Picture: Ashleigh Strother.
Picture: Kirsty Dickson.
Easter Eggs by Luke Alder from Seaburn Dene reception class. Picture: Laura Alder.
Picture: Mark Wellden.
Easter Eggs by Jacob Riddell, 6, from Bexhill School. Picture: Mary Riddell.
Easter Eggs by Jackson Lowe, 7, from Whitburn Primary. Picture: Meggie Lowe.
Easter Eggs by Jack, 6, from Bexhill Academy. Picture: Terri Belcher.
Easter Eggs by Lacey Young, 9, from Bexhill Academy. Picture: Vicky Young.