Make from lumber: You will need a 2" x 4" piece of scrap. The chimney is glued on separate. It measures approx. 5/8" square. It's cut at an angle to match the slant of the roof.
This fun craft project can be made with paper, cardboard, or wood.
Click on the out line below the color image and print to the size you want. Transfer this outline pattern to the desired surface and use the color image as a painting or color guide for you to go by. In the craft example presented here, we made a wood sign of the Jolly Pumpkins.
Prepare your choice of wood which will be approx the size of pumpkins after you have printed them. Sand the wood where you will be painting, then transer the pumpkin pattern to the wood
Once you have transfered the pattern paint the bases of the pumpkins with the various shapes of orange beginning with witha darker orange first. after the dark orange has dried, paint a lighter orange, than ligher working in layers as you go. Once you have the base coat of oranges painted; let completely dry, then transfer or freehand the faces on all five pumpkins. Finish by painting the fun faces then drill 2 holes at the top and apply string and or rope for hanging.
Three Halloween Kittens sitting on a Jack O lantern craft pattern
Free instructional on how to paint this old Halloween scene on salvaged wood with acrylic paints and the pumpkin outline provided. Follow along and click on the image to use as a guide and transfer onto a surface you can paint. --