Thursday, November 8, 2012

Thursday's Tip: Alternative Pumpkins

Get more use out of your Accordion Fold Rosettes and make this fun alternative pumpkin. Begin with the rosette of your choosing and start by adjusting the size, so you you have least 5 different sizes as shown:

Fold up each piece and attach together.

Once the glue has dried, push the edge downwards and create your first layer of your pumpkin.

Start staking together and adhere with glue.

Pumpkin should come together like this:

Create stem by cutting a small strip of paper at least four inches long and however wide you want your stem.Tightly begin to roll up the strip.

Adhere to the top of the pumpkin and cut more skinny strips for vine. Wrap the vine around a paintbrush as shown:

Adhere to the top of the pumpkin and embellish with some Simple Leaves.

1 comment:

  1. Oh my goodness, this is simply gorgeous. What a brilliant idea and so simple to make.