pumpkins

We have another spook-tastic Halloween craft happening over at Craftspiration! These Halloween Thumbprint Cards are a great gift to make for family and friends. Even classmates and teachers would love to receive one of these for Halloween. It would make a great activity for a classroom party. You can create a few pumpkins, hanging spiders, […]

Crochet a Pumpkin Stem Cozy

by Marie on October 11, 2013

I’m on a crochet kick for October with all kinds of fun pumpkin goodies! Today I’m sharing my cozy for a pumpkin stem. Those ouchy pokey stems are never fun to hold, so I’ve crocheted a simple cozy to cover up all snuggly! Note: Always hold your pumpkin from the base, never just the stem. […]

How could I resist?! October is such a great time for crafts and how can I not crochet something with the shape of a pumpkin? Pumpkin crafts are the best! Pumpkins + Crochet = Cute! For these Crochet Pumpkin Coasters I used the exact same pattern as my Watermelon Coaster from this past summer, but I don’t […]

Paper Tube Pumpkin Stamps

by Marie on October 31, 2012

We stamped these pumpkin cards with a bent paper tube, just like our paper tube apple stamps. Simply use orange paint! It makes a perfect decoration for fall! Wishing you a safe and happy Halloween!

Similar to our Festive Gumdrop Trees, I thought it would be fun to create a few fun pumpkins ornaments for Halloween. These cute little pumpkins are perfect for hanging on your door knob or on a spoooooky tree! Supplies for Gumdrop Pumpkins: orange, green, yellow gumdrops or spice drops Styrofoam balls, any size toothpicks ribbon glue […]

These sweet little thumbprint pumpkins are fun to craft and are perfect to display for Halloween! Supplies for Thumbprint Pumpkin Patch Cards: orange and green paint – or an ink pad would work great too paintbrush paper card folded black thin marker 1. Get your paint ready on a paper plate or paint surface. 2. […]

Recently I found some inexpensive fake pumpkins for my fall centerpiece, but some of them looked as cheap as the price. I decided to try dressing one up with gilding liquid–this is cool stuff! It’s easy to use, too. Here’s how to do it. . . Supplies for Gilding Pumpkins: Gilding liquid (I used Martha […]

I love a good crafting party, don’t you? And a Night of WitchCRAFT was just what I needed. It was so fun to meet a few new Seattlites, seeing a few old friends, and getting our DIY on!! Here’s a few pics from our night of witchy craft. It was held at the lovely Trophy […]

This giveaway is now closed. Thanks to all who entered. Congrats to #55 Mrs. Schmid. Have fun crafting! I have to say that when I received this package of Sharpies below, my mind started churning with all the fun crafty ideas I would create. Sharpie, an M&T Sponsor, is one of my favorites for markers/pens/writing […]

Sugar Pumpkin Potted Plant

by Marie on November 10, 2010

Guest Post by Craftzilla of Glue Gun Crafts Take a cute little sugar pumpkin and create the place setting and party favor for the holiday season with this earth friendly craft! Supplies for Sugar Pumpkin Potted Plant: Sugar pumpkins Winter pansies or any other potted winter flower Solid color cardstock Printed cardstock Toothpicks Felt tipped […]

With Halloween just a week away, I seem to be in a black and orange whirlwind. There’s last minute touches to costumes, pumpkins that need to be carved, and more witch broom chocolate treats to be served! And to add to all the fun, here are a few fun Halloween projects that are sure to […]

These little jack o’ lantern lollipops are just the treat to give to your own little ghosts and ghouls! Kids can have fun dipping and decorating each pumpkin’s lollipop face, making them come alive. Supplies for Pumpkin Cookie Lollipops: Creme filled cookies – double stuf works best Lollipop sticks – any size length white chocolate, […]

Mix and Match Pumpkin Faces

by Marie on October 4, 2010

Since it’s not quite time to carve faces into our pumpkins, we’re decorating them with foam face features. These mix and match pumpkins are fun to switch up again and again. They are the perfect Halloween kid’s craft. Supplies for Mix and Match Pumpkin Faces: Pumpkins – can be real or faux sticky back velcro […]

Fall time is my favorite, I love pumpkins. Remember this fun Apple Yarn Craft? Well, we made some into cute little pumpkins too. Here are a few more Pumpkin crafts, getting us excited for Fall. Fall Leaf & Pumpkin Garland by Root and Wings Co Paper Strip Jack-o-Lanterns by Let’s Explore Beaded Pumpkins by Blissful […]

It’s almost time to start counting down the days until Halloween! We’re making another pumpkin paper chain to help us get excited. You could also make a witch with green paper chain hair or a skeleton with white paper chain arms and legs! Have fun counting down the days to Trick-or-Treating.

I love Fall and the foods that come with it. Pumpkin seeds and pomegranate seeds are some of my favorite treats! Here’s 2 contests that involve these fun Fall snacks. Pumpkin Contest I love cooking salty pumpkin seeds scooped from a Halloween Jack-o-lantern. I’m always amazed at how many seeds come out of a pumpkin. […]

This cheery pumpkin is a fun card for Fall time. Whether you’re having a party and need invitations or wanting to decorate your home with something homemade, stitch up this cute Pumpkin Greeting Card. Supplies: Everything is available at your local craft or fabric store. Punching Awl Pattern for Pumpkin to punch: Download this pattern, […]

Pumpkin Pie Glass Etching

by Marie on November 15, 2007

I’ve shown how to do glass etching before, but here is a new way to decorate a pie plate for the Holidays. Because you just can’t have Thanksgiving with out pumpkin pie. You can’t! For this pumpkin etching, I found a pumpkin image on the computer and printed it out. Then I traced the image […]

Pumpkin Soup’s On

by Marie on October 22, 2007

Serve your soup in fun Pumpkin Soup Bowls this holiday season. I bought 6 Tiger Striped pumpkins. I liked their size, kinda in between, no one can eat a large pumpkin size soup serving, well maybe someone can. Then, carve out the top and scoop out the insides. You are going to want to scrap […]

A Tasty Pumpkin Snack

by Marie on October 8, 2007

I live for the day when the grocery store begins to sell Pumpkins. I buy one and cut it open right away, just to make Roasted Pumpkin Seeds. That poor pumpkin never makes it to Halloween, as I cut it open too early, but I love the seeds too much to care. Cut open the […]

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