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Pumpkin Gift Box

Use as a mantel display or for gift giving.

At a Glance:

#4568 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Logo
  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo
  • Mod Podge Tools and Accessories  Logo

Mod Podge ® 3 Piece Silicone Finger Caps - 12958

Number Needed: 1 $5.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Gloss, 16 oz. - CS11202

Number Needed: 1 $10.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Antique Matte, 8 oz. - CS12948

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

Other Supplies

Papier-mâché box, Scissors, Scrapbook paper, Foam paintbrush, Foam pumpkin, Ultra-fine gold glitter, Fishnet tights, Hot glue, Moss, Spiders, Gems, Sparkle Yarn, Halloween Embellishments


1. Trim the scrapbook paper to fit the sides and lid of the box. Apply a coat of Mod Podge to the back of the paper and position onto thebox.  Smooth any air bubbles with your finger.  Wait 15 min and top-coat with a layer of Mod Podge.  Add two coats of Antique Matte Mod Podge to the paper for an aged look.

2. Paint the pumpkin Inca Gold, allow to dry.  Top-coat with Mod Podge Gloss and and sprinkle with ultrafine glitter.  Stretch fishnet tights over the pumpkin.  Hot glue the tights to the base and tie in a knot.  Repeat around the stem.  Trim off excess tight material.

3. Hot glue moss to the top of the box.  Hot glue the pumpkin to the center of the box.   Hot glue embellishments to the design.  Add gems, sparkle yarn, spiders, skulls.

PROJECT TIP: Add distress and texture by tearing the edges of the paper and top-coat with Mod Podge Antique Matte.

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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.