Egg Decorating Templates - An easy way to divide an egg into equal sections, and for making perfect circles-16 different sizes in the package.
I use a vinyl retractable tape measure for all of my pysanky. I prefer measuring in millimeters and centimeters.
The top left hand corner of this plastic circle template is divided up into degrees, and can be used for marking the divisions on an egg. You then use a rubber band to draw the lines from point to point to achieve straight lines.
A lathe is used for dividing an egg. From a recommendation on social media, a good beginner lathe is a plastic one; especially as it is a lower price point to other lathes on the market.