Email Signup

Subscribe to the Plaid Crafts Newsletter for craft project ideas, product news, our live events, and more!

Spider Pumpkin

Paper punches and Mod Podge are used to spook up this design.

At a Glance:

#4569 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
  • Clock active
  • Clock active
  • Clock inactive
  • Clock inactive

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Acrylic Paint Logo
  • FolkArt Extreme Glitter Paint Logo
  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo

FolkArt ® Extreme Glitter™ - Black, 2 oz. - 2797

Number Needed: 1 $2.99 $1.55
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pure Black, 2 oz. - 479

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
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.

Other Supplies

Foam pumpkin, Foam paintbrush, Punched paper spiders, Gold sparkle yarn, Hot glue


1. Paint the pumpkin with two coats of Pure Black paint.  Allow to dry.  Top-coat the pumpkin with Black Extreme Glitter.

2. Apply paper punched spiders to the pumpkin with Mod Podge. Coat the back of the paper with Mod Podge Gloss, Position onto the pumpkin, smooth with your fingers. Wait 15 minutes and top-coat with a layer of Mod Podge Gloss.

3. Hot glue sparkle yarn to the ridges of the pumpkin and around the stem of the pumpkin.

PROJECT TIP: Old book pages are perfect for punching and creating texture on a project.

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.