FloraCraft Candy Corn Place Holder

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by Craft Marketing Connections Design Team

FloraCraft Candy Corn Place Holder

The finishing touch to your fall and Halloween dinner table!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Download and print project template. Cut out patterns. Check that patterns fit cone before cutting decorative paper/cardstock.
  • 2
    Use pencil to trace largest pattern onto back of Yellow with Orange Dot decorative paper/cardstock. Use scissors to cut out. Apply glue stick to entire cone and wrap decorative paper/cardstock around cone, slightly overlapping ends and aligning decorative paper/cardstock with bottom of cone. Allow top of decorative paper/cardstock to extend up, toward top of cone.
  • 3
    At top of cone, cut slits in paper, fold, glue and trim as needed.
  • 4
    Trace and cut middle-size pattern onto back of Dark Orange/ with Light Orange Dots decorative paper/cardstock. Use zig zag scissors to trim along top edge of decorative paper/cardstock. Wrap paper around cone aligning bottom edges and attach to Yellow with Orange Dot decorative paper/cardstock with 1 inch strips of foam mounting tape every few inches.
  • 5
    Similarly, trace and cut small-size pattern onto Light Orange with Dark Orange dots decorative paper/cardstock. Use zig zag scissors to trim along top edge of paper. Wrap decorative paper/cardstock around cone aligning bottom edges and attach to Dark Orange with Light Orange Dots decorative paper/cardstock with 1 inch strips of foam mounting tape every few inches.
  • 6
    Bend top 6 inch of 12 inch wire piece into spiral design. Wrap remaining 6 inch around pencil and insert into top of cone. (Carefully make slit in decorative paper/cardstock layers with point of scissors. if necessary.) From remaining decorative pape/cardstock paper, cut a 2 inch x 3 inch piece. Personalize with guest’s name with marker and insert into wire spiral.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • FloraCraft Styrofoam Brand Foam Cone 6 pc. 2 inch x 3 inch 104183709
  • Yellow with Orange Dot Decorative Paper or Cardstock
  • Dark Orange with Light Orange Dot Decorative Paper or Cardstock
  • Light Orange with Dark Orange Dot Decorative Paper or Cardstock
  • Panacea Cloth Wire White 32 gauge 18 inch 12 pc. 104679776
  • Sharpie Permanent Paint Marker Fine Point Black 104128524
  • Elmer's CraftBond Glue Stick Extra Strength 0.88 oz. 104148370
  • 3M Scotch Foam Mounting Tape 104156712
  • Nicole™ Crafts Decorative Edge Craft Scissors Scallop 104068907
  • Panacea Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Straight Edge Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
Download Project Template