Holiday Planning & Ideas Halloween Halloween Projects & Crafts DIY Halloween Candy Bowl Pumpkin This decorating idea has no tricks — just treats. Entice your visting ghouls and goblins (of all ages) to grab a handful of sweets from this carved candy display. By Martha Stewart Editors Martha Stewart Editors Facebook Instagram Twitter Website An article attributed to "Martha Stewart Editors" indicates when several writers and editors have contributed to an article over the years. These collaborations allow us to provide you with the most accurate, up-to-date, and comprehensive information available.The Martha Stewart team aims to teach and inspire readers daily with tested-until-perfected recipes, creative DIY projects, and elevated home and entertaining ideas. They are experts in their fields who research, create, and test the best ways to help readers design the life they want. The joy is in the doing. Editorial Guidelines Updated on November 17, 2020 Share Tweet Pin Email What You'll Need Materials Acrylic Satin Paint in Beetle Black, Marmalade, Gray Wolf, and Plum Basic Brush Set Foam Pouncers Set Adhesive Silkscreens — Striped Alphabet Craft knife Large funkin Small funkin (optional) Instructions Using a craft knife, carefully cut a hole approx. 4.5" in diameter toward the top center half of the large funkin. Paint the outer surface of the funkin in Beetle Black, and the edges of the opening in Plum; let paint completely dry. Cut apart the silkscreen stencil letters to spell out your message. Adhere silkscreens to the funkin surface framing the hole, and pounce Gray Wolf over the stencils. Remove silkscreens and wash in warm water. (Tip: Blot pouncer onto a paper towel before paint application). Optional: Paint and stencil an additional Halloween funkin to pair with your candy bowl.