Nicole™ Crafts Pumpkin Witch

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by Chris Yankauskas, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Pumpkin Witch

Turn a pumpkin into a witch! How cool!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:3 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Paint pumpkin Cadmium Orange. Let dry. Lightly brush Citron Green over top of Cadmium Orange, leaving some Cadmium Orange showing through. Let dry.
  • 3
    Glue pumpkin sideways to half Styrofoam ball creating head and shoulders.
  • 4
    Cut fifteen 1-1/2 inch x 24 inch strips of Orange glitter tulle. Glue to head for hair. Trim if necessary.
  • 5
    Glue hat to head.
  • 6
    Cut a 9 inch piece of Metallic Purple mesh ribbon. Glue around hat as shown.
  • 7
    Cut Orange bumpy chenille stems at points for eyebrows.
  • 8
    Cut eyebrows out of Orange foam sheet. Glue eyes and eyebrows to face as shown.
  • 9
    Cut Red bumpy chenille stem including two points for mouth. Glue onto face as shown.
  • 10
    Place a dot of hot glue on nose for wart. Paint Black Tie and let dry.
  • 11
    Starting at base of shoulders, gather and pin Metallic Purple mesh roll to Styrofoam ball using greening pins. Work around to cover entire ball as shown.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:3 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Paper Mache 9 inch Pumpkin 104761298
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 3 mm Bumpy Multi-Color 12 pc. 104277460
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 30 mm 12 pc. 104233384
  • Nicole™ Crafts 4 inch Witch Black Felt Hat 104235558
  • Nicole™ Crafts Deco Mesh Roll 2-1/2 inch x 10 yard Metallic Purple 104583597
  • Nicole™ Crafts Deco Mesh Ribbon 2-1/2 inch x 25 yard Metallic Purple 104570303
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Tulle 6 inch x 10 yard Orange 104733906
  • Nicole™ Crafts Floral Greening Pins 150 pc. 104186731
  • FloraCraft Styrofoam Brand Foam Half Ball 8 inch 104183617
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Citron Green 104106652
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Cadmium Orange 104106601
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Black Tie 104770429
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 10 104118906
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Orange 104258589
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors
  • Ruler