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Pumpkin Patch Creatures


  • Pumpkin
  • Grease pencil
  • Power drills and bits
  • Scrapers
  • Keyhole saws
  • Vegetables, for facial features
  • Hot glue, toothpicks, or straight pins


  1. Step 1

    Hollow out pumpkin from the bottom.

  2. Step 2

    Draw features on the pumpkin with a grease pencil.

  3. Step 3

    Use vegetables for the pumpkin creature's facial features (such as gourds for eyes, dried cockscomb for brains, raffia for hair, and radishes for the nose).

  4. Step 4

    Cut out the eyes, ears, mouth, and nose with various scrapers, keyhole saws, and power drills and bits.

  5. Step 5

    Attach facial features with a hot glue gun, toothpicks, or straight pins.

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