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Decorative Paper Pumpkin

Vintage inspired pumpkin with a modern twist.

At a Glance:

#5699 Skill Level: Advanced Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint Logo
  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Licorice, 2 oz. - 2934

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Sparkle, 8 oz. - CS11211

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz. - CS11301

Number Needed: 1 $7.49
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

Paper Halloween Stencils #30993, Glue, Silver Tinsel Chenille Stem and Pom Pom, Assorted Scrapbook Papers, Flat Brush ½”, Stencil Brush ¼”, Celebrate It™ Halloween Birds – 271143, Celebrate It™ 6.5” pumpkin, Wax paper, Scissors, Flat brush ½”, Paper towels, Foam plates, Water basin


Get everything you need to create this project from your local Michaels!

  1. Cut strips from assorted scrapbook papers using pattern. Apply a coat of matte to fronts of papers and let dry.
  2. Coats backs of paper strips with matte and apply around pumpkin as shown. Smooth away any bubbles and let dry at least twenty minutes. Seal entire pumpkin with several coats of matte.
  3. Place pumpkin face stencil onto flattest side of pumpkin and stencil with Licorice.
  4. Apply sparkle to paper for cone hat and let dry. Cut out, form cone and glue edges to seal.
  5. Glue silver tinsel chenille stem around edge of cone hat. Glue hat to pumpkin and attach pom pom to top of hat.
  6. Attach small crow to pumpkin as shown.

Project Tip: Use more traditional papers for a different look.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.