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Wizard Pumpkin

By: Emily Schmidt

Wingardium Leviosa! Cast a spell on this fall’s décor to create this bewitching Harry Potter and Golden Snitch pumpkin set. Your trick-or-treaters will love this uniquely designed fandom pumpkin. Use PlaidFX to bring Harry Potter to life!

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At a Glance:

Project #15612 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

supplies

Plaid Supplies

FX SMOOTH SATIN BLIZZARD 8 OZ.

Number Needed: 1 $11.99
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PlaidFX Smooth Satin Flexible Acrylic Paint - Carbon, 8 oz. - 36933

Number Needed: 1 $11.99
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PlaidFX Smooth Satin Flexible Acrylic Paint - Smashing, 3 oz. - 36855

Number Needed: 1 $4.99
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PlaidFX Smooth Satin Flexible Acrylic Paint - Charred Root, 3 oz. - 36870

Number Needed: 1 $4.99
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PlaidFX Armour Metal Flexible Acrylic Paint - Gold Coin, 3 oz. - 36887

Number Needed: 1 $5.99
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FX BRUSH SET BASIC, 4 PC.

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
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Other Supplies

  • 9” Craft Pumpkin
  • 3” White Craft Pumpkin
  • 2mm Craft Foam
  • 4mm EVA Foam
  • Heat Gun
  • Hot Glue/Super Glue
  • Brown Felt
  • Black Fake Leather Fabric
  • Old White Collar Shirt
  • Lion Patch
  • Yellow and Red Stripped Fabric
  • Scissors
  • Black Pen
  • Cotton Balls

Project Patterns and Printables

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instructions

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Paint pumpkin white or start with white pumpkin.
  2. Trace and transfer face details to Craft Foam.
  3. Glue/paint face details onto pumpkin.
  4. Add glasses made out of Craft Foam with Hot Glue
  5. Add lightning bolt with Smooth Satin in Carbon.
  6. Cut out hat pattern with scissors and glue seams together with hot glue (Tip: stuff hat with cotton balls to keep shape).
  7. Make clothing out of fabric, old shirt, and lion patch.
  8. Glue clothing onto pumpkin with hot glue/super glue.
  9. Draw snitch detail lines onto small pumpkin and trace with hot glue.
  10. Paint using Armour Metallic in Gold Coin.
  11. Trace out Wings onto 4mm EVA Foam and shape with Heat Gun.
  12. Repeat hot glue/painting steps.
  13. Attach wings to snitch with hot glue/super glue.

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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.

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