Wise Owl Pumpkin
Pumpkins are thick-skinned, but it's easy to poke through them for a new take on decorating. Here, two miniature pumpkins become a wise owl.
SourceMartha Stewart Kids, 2002
- Minature pumkins
- Pumpkin seeds
- Chrysanthemum plume
Step 1 of 3
Secure pumpkins together with skewers.
Step 2 of 3
For eyes, push toothpicks through the tips of two pumpkin seeds, insert in pumpkin, and fan out slightly; repeat several times. A pearberry completes each.
Step 3 of 3
To add a chrysanthemum plume, make a hole with a toothpick and insert stem. For the beak, dig out a small opening and wedge in an almond.