Wine and Crafts Pumpkin Decorations 3 Ways

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by Angela Son, A.C. Moore Craftologist

Wine and Crafts Pumpkin Decorations 3 Ways

Drink in this collection of crafty autumn decor for your next night of wine and fall crafts. Three ways to use carvable pumpkins, including a wine cooler, string art, and calligraphy!

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Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour + dry time

Project Instructions

  • 1

    More Boos Please Pumpkin:

    • Using the sponge brush, paint pumpkin in three coats of cranberry wine. Let dry between coats.

    • Use chalk to write out words to your liking, and then go over the chalk with a white paint marker.

  • 2

    Wine Cooler Pumpkin:

    • Use a pumpkin carving knife to cut the pumpkin open, and use sandpaper to smooth out any rough edges.

    • Line the inside of the pumpkin with a plastic bag and fill with ice.

  • 3

    Wine Glass String Art Pumpkin:

    • Use chalk to draw a wine glass on the pumpkin. Stick pins along the outline of the glass, leaving 1/4'' sticking out. TIP: Use the flat nose pliers to help apply the pins. Then, use a damp q-tip to erase the chalk lines.

    • Paint wine in the glass with the cranberry wine paint.

    • Knot floss around a pin to start and continue knotting each pin until all are knotted. Knot the end of the floss to finish.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour + dry time

Project Supplies

  • • Fun-Kin Carvable Pumpkins in Size and Colors of Your Choice
  • • Acrylic Paint in Cranberry Wine or Color of Your Choice; Sponge Brush; Paintbrush; White Paint Marker
  • • Chalk Cartridge; Dressmaker Pins; Gray Floss
  • • Flat Nose Pliers; Sandpaper; Pumpkin Carving Tools; Q-Tip