Bat Pumpkin

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by Amy Hartman, A.C. Moore Manahawkin, NJ

Bat Pumpkin

Transform a pumpkin into a bat just in time for Halloween. Use a real pumpkin, or avois the mess and create with a Fun-Kins™ Craft Carvable Pumpkin that you'll have each year!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint pumpkin Purple. Let dry.
  • 2
    Cut out two wings and two ears from purple foam sheet.
  • 3
    Using the purple glitter glue, outline ears, wings and create “veins” in the wings with Purple Glitter Glue; let dry.
  • 4
    Cut two fangs and eyes from white foam sheet.
  • 5
    Using the hot knife, create slits for wings and ears in the pumpkin.
  • 6
    Glue wings, ears, foam eyes, wiggle eyes (Tip: if gluing on wiggle eyes with hot glue, let the glue sit a minute to "cool down" before applying the eyes so they don’t melt).
  • 7
    Draw mouth with white paint pen. Let dry.
  • 8
    Glue fangs just below mouth.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Fun-Kins™ Craft Carvable Pumpkin 10 inch 104465217
  • DecoArt® Americana® Multi-Surface Satin™ Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Iris 104770413
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Glue 4 oz. Purple 104277426
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 30 mm 2 pc. 104234508
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Purple 104258593 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch White 104258585
  • Marvy Uchida® DecoColor® Paint Marker White 104128288
  • Sharpie® Permanent Marker Fine Point Black 104128524
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder® All Purpose Stik™ Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Walnut Hollow™ Professional Hot Knife 104147414
  • Scissors