Video: Flaxie Buds Halloween Workshop – Paper Plate Pumpkin

Today’s Halloween craft involves making a paper plate pumpkin decoration!

This craft uses some supplies you might already have at home, here are some alternatives you could use if not.

  • Paper Plate – Draw around a plate on to card from a cereal box, and cut out your own paper plate.
  • Pipecleaner – Cut a little pumpkin stem from paper or card and colour it in to stick on top of your decoration.
  • Paint – You don’t have to paint your pumpkin, you could colour it with felt pens, colouring pencils or crayons.

Download the FREE tutorial here to get started.

Download the FREE Pumpkin template here.

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Paper Plate Pumpkin

To make this smiling pumpkin you will need:

  • 1 paper plate
  • 1 pipe cleaner
  • Orange paint
  • A sponge or paint brush
  • Pumpkin face template pieces
  • Scissors
  • Felt tips, crayons or colouring pencils
  • A glue stick

Instructions:

  1. Paint the paper plate orange. Set aside to dry.
  2. Cut out the pumpkin face template pieces and colour them in.
  3. Once the paint has dried on the plate use the glue stick to stick on
    the pumpkin face
  4. Poke a hole in the top and twist the pipe cleaner through to make a
    stem.