Are you ready for a cool Day of the Dead pumpkin craft you can make in minutes? You can customize this project with any napkins you like.
It's that time of year again . . . FALL! I love getting the house ready and working on new projects. One of the first projects I got started on was a Day of the Dead Pumpkin Craft for Halloween.
It's so popular right now, everywhere you go they have a Day of the Dead section for Halloween. So I had to make a craft inspired by it.
Day of the Dead Pumpkin
Supplies for this craft:
- Faux Pumpkin
- Paper Mod Podge
- Hot Glue
- Push Pins
I got some great pumpkins at Michaels for this project.
I found some cool napkins that I thought would be perfect for this project. I got the pack for $1.00!
Step 1 – Cut out Shape
I cut out the shape I wanted to use for this project.
Step 2 – Pin Shape to Pumpkin
I created the pattern I wanted and used some push pins to help keep in place.
Step 3 – Add Mod Podge
Now it's time to add Mod Podge to your Day of the Dead pumpkin!
I added a little to the back and firmly pressed it onto my pumpkin. Then I smoothed it down with my fingers. Finally, I added another layer of Mod Podge on top. Let dry 30 minutes.
Step 4 – Add Succulents
I decided I wanted to add some succulents I had on hand to the top. I cut the stems off and hot glued the succulents on top.
Now that I'm finished I can display! I think the pumpkin turned out super cute.
Super simple Day of the Dead pumpkin craft you can have done in no time! If you're not a Day of the Dead kind of person you can use whatever design you want using the napkins of your choice.
If you guys want to get even more crafting inspiration, be sure and sign up for my newsletter! It's the best of what I make.