Easy DIY project for the beginner

Time: 1Hours Cost: $10.00 Difficulty: Medium

Supplies

 MATERIALS

 

  • 13" Orange Craft Pumpkin with Tan Stem By Ashland

    13" Orange Craft Pumpkin With Tan Stem By Ashland®

     

  • 9" Orange Craft Pumpkin with Tan Stem By Ashland

    9" Orange Craft Pumpkin With Tan Stem By Ashland®

     

  • White Mini Votive LED Candle Set By Ashland

    White Mini Votive LED Candle Set By Ashland®

     

 

 TOOLS

 

  • Walnut Hollow Professional HotKnife

    Walnut Hollow® Professional HotKnife

     

  • 3M Aluminum Oxide Sandpaper, Assorted Grit

    3M Aluminum Oxide Sandpaper, Assorted Grit

     

  • Graphite Paper by Craft Smart, 9" x 12"

    Graphite Paper By Craft Smart™

     

 

 YOU’LL ALSO NEED

  • Computer
  • Printer
  • Household Tape – Clear
  • Pencil
  • 1 - 6.5" Orange Craft Pumpkin By Ashland® (sku 10514326)

Instructions

STEP 1

pattern templates. 

   -  Jack-O-Lantern

   -  Cat On The Moon

   -  Owl

STEP 2

For the 13" pumpkin, place the crescent moon with cat silhouette pattern on top of the transfer paper sheet, with the dark side of the transfer paper facing down, on the pumpkin. Use clear household tape to adhere the transfer paper and printed pattern to the pumpkin. 

STEP 3

Trace the design onto the pumpkin with a pencil. Remove the pattern and transfer paper. 

STEP 4

Use a hot knife to cut out the pattern. 

STEP 5

Use medium or fine grit sandpaper to sand and clean up where cuts have been made. 

STEP 6

Empty and discard pieces that were cut out, and insert an LED votive candle. 

STEP 7

For the 9" pumpkin, use the scarecrow pattern and repeat Steps 2-6. Also cut a hole out of the bottom of the pumpkin, about 3" in diameter, to empty and discard excess materials and to insert an LED votive candle. Replace the round piece cut from the bottom of the pumpkin. 

STEP 8

For the 6" pumpkin, use the owl pattern and repeat Steps 2-7.

 

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