Make DIY Monster Pumpkins this Halloween with some moss and a little creativity! This is a great non-carving pumpkin decorating activity. Fantastic for little hands and an awesome family-friendly craft for a wide range of ages. To make these goofy little pumpkins, you will need just a few simple supplies.
diy monster pumpkins
- small pumpkins
- googly eyes
- black card stock paper
- decorative moss in different colors
- hot glue gun and glue sticks
Step 1: Begin by gluing googly eyes on your little pumpkin.
Step 2: Next, glue clumps of moss to the top of the pumpkin around the stem and down the sides of the face if you wish.
Step 3: Glue a small, rounded clump of moss onto the face for a nose.
Step 4: Last, cut out a mouth with sharp, pointy teeth from black card stock paper and glue this on.
Your Monster Pumpkin is finished! Decorate your house with little Monster Pumpkins everywhere! Hand them out to friends and guests as a spooky treat!
Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared in 2014.