Eggsellent Easter Egg Art: Rock Stars, Celebrities, Assorted Eggheads

A lot of people color Easter eggs for the holidays. Some cultures have elborate techniques to paint their eggs, but New Orleans artist John Lamouranne goes one step further to turn eggs into celebrities.

The artist, known as the Egg Man, fetches from $35 to $300 for his "eggsellent" likenesses of  iconic celebrities, politicians and fictional characters. Take that Martha Stewart and your Egg Decorating iPhone app!

If you're inspired to color your own eggs, here's a video about Martha Stewart's Egg Dyeing 101 IPhone app (yes, there's actually an app for that - we couldn't make this s**t up if we tried.


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