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Map craft: How to Mod hodgepodge of Pumpkins

Try a seasonal craft, a little bit different with this unique Mod hodgepodge of pumpkins! These DIY pumpkins are SO easy to make. There are so many creative ways to decorate pumpkins, and I’m about to show you, one of my favorites, not carving. I’ve shared painted pumpkins before, so that you’re familiar with that – but you have already covered a pumpkin in maps?This card Packed pumpkin is easy and fun together. Plus, it’s an amazing addition to any fall decoration.Before we dive into this project, I wanted to a few frequently asked questions/questions you may have on how to make this cute fall craft. I hope this help you in your pumpkin decorating journey!Real vs. Fakeyou Should go with real or fake, if what Mod hodgepodge of pumpkins? It’s something that people always ask and the good news . . . the answer is, you can have them both! It doesn’t matter if you are from a real pumpkin or a fake pumpkin. Either will work.The advantage of a fake is the pumpkins, they last for years. The best place to find I’ve to get to either AliExpress or Oriental Trading Company. Michaels has them also (redeem coupon!). A real pumpkin can be thrown for a season, and is back and forth, although it will be cheaper.the preparation of The mapsIt’s nothing, what you need to do to get the cards ready for this DIY-pumpkins project, apart from cutting them into strips or small squares. If you decide to photo copy a map to use to avoid a laserjet instead of inkjet, ink smudging everywhere.dealing with wrinklesIf you use the card, the pumpkin into strips, you’re probably going to fold in the card. That’s due to the round shape of the pumpkin against the flat paper. There are a few pieces of advice I have for you, if this is frustrating.First, you can cut the card into smaller pieces and apply it in this way. Secondly, you could cut darts in the paper (to cut a “V” as you would in a sewing pattern) and "overlap", as you’re Mod Podging. Thirdly, you can simply love the wrinkles.Are you ready to try this Mod hodgepodge of pumpkins? Keep reading! Make Mod hodgepodge of pumpkinsthese DIY pumpkins, you only need a few things:A pumpkin (real or fake; at my Old mapsMod hodgepodge was real)gloss scissors acrylic paint (I chose blue) - brush first, wipe the pumpkin with a damp paper towel to ensure all dirt is removed and allow to dry. Then paint the stem with your desired color and allow to dry. This usually takes somewhere between 30 minutes to an hour. Cut the card in any strip. Brush a medium layer of Mod-smorgasbord on the pumpkin. Place the card strip and dryleave for a few minutes brush a thick layer of Mod smorgasbord on the upper side of the strip. Furthermore, the card strip do not overlap and attach it with Mod-hodgepodge. Press the strip down with the tip of your finger. The whole of the pumpkin to dry and then add another layer of Mod smorgasbord of over the top to secure the pages.I love how cool and modern my map pumpkin looks like! Tip: if you’d want to view, this pumpkin use outside during the fall months, Outdoor-Mod-hodgepodge. You don’t required to use Outdoor Mod-hodgepodge, if these are exposed under a covered porch or in a field, the elements. Glossy or Matte Mod hodgepodge of good will to work! Do you love this Mod hodgepodge of pumpkins covered cards? Then you’in the re, too, love these pumpkin-projects:The Easiest pumpkin decorations for the fall – EverDay of the dead pumpkin CraftHow to a pumpkin vase decorate a pumpkin with Duck Tape

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