SEasy Do It Yourself Project making tring Art Moon Pumpkin

Time: 1Hours Cost: $10.00 Difficulty: Easy

Supplies

 MATERIALS

 

  • 9" Black Craft Pumpkin By Ashland

    9" Black Craft Pumpkin By Ashland®

     

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  • Martha Stewart Crafts Coarse Glitter Acrylic Paint, Sterling

    Martha Stewart Crafts® Multi-Surface Coarse Glitter Acrylic Craft Paint

     

  • ArtMinds All-Purpose Glue Sticks

    ArtMinds™ All-Purpose Glue Sticks

     

 

 TOOLS

 

 

 YOU’LL ALSO NEED

  • Printer
  • Paintbrush
  • Chalk
  • Computer

Instructions

STEP 1

Paint the entire surface of the pumpkin with Sterling glitter paint. Let dry.  

STEP2

Cut out the moon pattern. 

STEP 3

Trace the moon pattern onto the pumpkin lightly, using a piece of chalk. 

STEP 4

Using a thimble, push pins into the pumpkin around the chalk lines, ½" apart. Press the pins into the pumpkin until there is ½" of each pin left sticking out. 

STEP 5

Tie one end of the floss to a pin and add a small dab of hot glue to secure the knot. 

STEP6

String the outline of the moon first, and then string the floss around the moon in zigzags. 

STEP7

To finish, tie the other end of the floss to a pin and add a dab of hot glue to secure.

 

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