Frankenstein Candy Bowl

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by Jess Castaldi, A.C. Moore Craftologist

Frankenstein Candy Bowl

It's alive! ALIVE! Scare up some treats for your little monsters with this Frankenstein candy bowl made from terra cotta clay pot planters.

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Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:30 minutes

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint the 6-inch pot and two 2-inch pots green. Paint the 5-inch pot orange and purple as pictured using template. Paint the 6-inch pot using template.
  • 2
    Cut two .5 x 4.5-inch rectangles and two .25 x 9-inch strips from gray craft foam. Roll rectangles up tightly and secure with glue. Hot glue the .25 wide discs flat onto a piece of gray craft foam, then trim to edge of disc. Glue the .5-inch and .25-inch pieces together to form the screws. Glue to sides of head near neck.
  • 3
    Cut four 18-inch lengths of ribbon. Pull two through hole on bottom of 2-inch pots and tie knot to secure. Glue a piece of wire between the two pieces of ribbon for stability.
  • 4
    Glue head and hands to bottom of pumpkin bowl with quick-grip glue. Glue the head onto the body. Trim ends of ribbon to desired length. Hot glue to sides of the body.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:30 minutes

Project Supplies

  • • Black Pumpkin Bowl; 6-inch Clay Pot; 5-inch Clay Pot; Two 2-inch Clay Pots
  • • 5/8-inch Purple Grosgrain Ribbon; Gray Craft Foam; Acrylic Paint: Black; Green; Purple; White; Orange
  • • Floral Wire; Paint Brushes; Hot Glue; Quick-Grip Glue
Download Project Template