Pumpkin Craft

November 14th 2022
 

Pumpkin Craft Setup

Follow the instructions below to create your very own pumpkin. Perfect for holiday table decorations or simply a fun activity for kids to enjoy! 

      Pumpkin Craft Setup

                Step 1: Gather orange paper, scissors, a ruler, a pencil and green pipe cleaners.

                                Step 2: Use a ruler and the pencil to mark off 15 equal-sized strips on the orange paper.

                                          Pumpkin Craft Setup

                                                          Pumpkin Craft Setup

                                                                      Step 3: Cut out the strips.

                                                                                      Step 4: Using your pencil, poke a hole large enough for the pipe cleaner to go through on the ends of each strip in the same place.

                                                                                                  Pumpkin Craft Setup

                                                                                                  Pumpkin Craft Setup

                                                                                                              Step 5: Scrunch the bottom of the pipe cleaner into a ball and thread the rest through the holes.

                                                                                                                              Step 6: Slide the paper strips into a “C” shape on the scrunched end of the pipe cleaner.

                                                                                                                                          Pumpkin Craft Setup

                                                                                                                                          Pumpkin Craft Setup

                                                                                                                                                      Step 7: Fold the remaining pipe cleaner into a leaf shape.

                                                                                                                                                                      Step 8: Wrap the end of the pipe cleaner around your pencil a few times to make a stem.

                                                                                                                                                                                  Pumpkin Craft Setup

                                                                                                                                                                                  Pumpkin Craft Setup

                                                                                                                                                                                              Step 9: Spread out the orange strips to create your pumpkin.


                                                                                                                                                                                              Step 10: Your pumpkin is complete! Display your finished product on a table, fireplace mantel or any other place needing some festive decoration.

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