3D Paper Pumpkin - 1st Type

Introduction: 3D Paper Pumpkin - 1st Type

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Really simple 3D paper pumpkin that you can do with children :)

You can see another type of 3D paper pumpkin here:

https://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Paper-Pumpink-2nd-type/

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Step 1: Materials

You need:

  • paper (white if you want to colour it, orange and green if not)
  • scissors
  • glue and/or staples

Step 2: Strips

Fold the sheets to have the creases ad guide lines. You can also do them with ruler and pencil.

Cut them.

Step 3: Circles

Glue the strips to have 8 orange circles. If you want to make a large pumpkin use 2 strips for one circle; a smaller pumpkin can be done with one strip for one circle.

Step 4: 3D

Glue and/or staple 8 circles in "star shape" at the top and the bottom.

Step 5: Green

Curl up some green strips using the back of the scissors or a knife (watch out not to hurt yourself!).

Pull one end of the curl to make it long.

Step 6: Finish :)

Cut a leaf from green sheet, than glue and/or staple it to the top of the pumpkin.

It's done! Enjoy!

By the way, I never had a halloween party when I was a child and for real I didn't miss it. This was not an Italian tradition (we celebrate Carnival, and I don't like it....), but then I became a teacher and during my 2nd year I taught English and that was when Halloween started to "enter in Italy". So I had halloween parties with my students from then. I think it's funny! And it's good to be a black cat for a day ;D

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    2 Discussions

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    seamster
    seamster

    5 years ago on Introduction

    Very cute, and super simple. Thanks for sharing this!

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    MicioGatta
    MicioGatta

    Reply 5 years ago on Introduction

    Thank you :) Yes, I'm looking for super simple ibles to do with my 5th grade pupils (10-11 years old) and with the ones in the 1st grade (6-7 y.o.) with which I help a collegue.