Thursday, October 17, 2013

Not-So-Scary Halloween Pumpkins

I was at the Dollar Tree recently and came across some medium-sized pumpkins.  I snatched up several, knowing they'd made a fun project for my little guy.  So, we came up with some not-so-scary renditions of some halloween classics.




These were super easy to do with a 4-year-old.  We spent one evening painting them.  I let him do the first coat and I did a second coat.  We let them dry completely over night.  Then we pulled out some felt, pipe cleaners and googley eyes (his favorite).

I cut out the felt and hot glued stuff when necessary but I let him poke in the pipe cleaners and draw on the mouths.  He did a great job and we had a lot of fun!

Jack the Pumpkin King (his all-time fave)


Frankenstein


A crazy spider


In case you missed our Not-So-Scary Halloween shirts, stop by to see what I did to make these for our recent Disney trip.







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2 comments:

2CrochetHooks said...

Not sure if i like the shirts or the pumpkins more. You have great talent :) Would love if you could add this to our blog hop today http://www.2crochethooks.com/1/post/2013/10/snickerdoodle-sunday-and-zombie-tissues.html

Mackenzie said...

Very cute ideas; perfect for families with little kids! Thanks for the great ideas!

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