Egg-cellent creations celebrate Easter in Hartlepool

Egg painted by Emily. Picture sent in by Helen Collin.
Egg painted by Emily. Picture sent in by Helen Collin.

Our readers have been having a cracking time painting some egg-cellent decorations for the Easter weekend.

We asked you to show us your finest artwork, created with or by your little ones, and you really delivered with your entries.

Egg painted by Joel, picture sent in by Eyv Hardwick.

Egg painted by Joel, picture sent in by Eyv Hardwick.

Mail readers have definitely been getting arty, with classic spring scenes, foodie eggs and even movie star eggs making a debut this Easter!

We’ve had animals, celebrities and even some self portraits too.

Which decorated Easter egg is your favourite?

Thanks to everyone for sharing your pictures with us.

Eggs painted by Jessica, picture sent in by Lynne Gorse.

Eggs painted by Jessica, picture sent in by Lynne Gorse.

Eggs painted by Maisie (pictured). Photograph sent in by Lisa Johnson.

Eggs painted by Maisie (pictured). Photograph sent in by Lisa Johnson.

Eggs painted by Caitlyn (pictured) and photo sent in by Katherine Morrell.

Eggs painted by Caitlyn (pictured) and photo sent in by Katherine Morrell.

Egg painted by Thomas, picture sent in by Eyv Hardwick.

Egg painted by Thomas, picture sent in by Eyv Hardwick.

Eggs painted by Keira-Leigh, picture sent in by Amy Crisp.

Eggs painted by Keira-Leigh, picture sent in by Amy Crisp.