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Super Easy Dollar Store Pumpkin Craft For Kids

Super Easy Dollar Store Pumpkin Craft For Kids

This Dollar Store Pumpkin Craft For Kids is super easy and almost all the supplies come from the Dollar Store. Aren’t these pumpkins adorable?

Did you know that the Dollar Store has oodles of cheap, but completely festive craft supplies? Why get your Halloween craft supplies from an expensive store when you can pick up most of what you need for a fraction of the cost. 

Trust me, your kids won’t know the difference! For example check out these super adorable Dollar Store Pumpkin Crafts for Kids. Most of the supplies come right from the Dollar Store and your kids will absolutely love getting in the spooky Halloween spirit with this fun craft!

Transform a trio of Dollar Store neon orange foam pumpkins into colorful and whimsical Halloween decorations with some simple supplies!  This quick and easy craft only takes about 30 minutes to complete, even for kids!

dollar store pumpkin craft for kids

What you will need (so find your nearest Dollar Store!):

dollar store pumpkins

  • Three Foam Pumpkins (Dollar Store)
  • Pom Poms (Dollar Store)
  • Rhinestones (Dollar Store)
  • Chenille Stems (Dollar Store)
  • Acrylic Craft Paint – White
  • Liquid Glue
  • Paintbrush
  • Scissors

Instructions for how to make the pumpkin craft:

STEP ONE: Base coat paint pumpkins with white craft paint, let dry.  Apply a second and third coat, if necessary, letting each coat dry completely.

dollar store pumpkin craft for kids

STEP TWO: For “sprinkle” pumpkin, cut 1” lengths from chenille stems.  Apply lines of liquid glue on pumpkin surface and place chenille stems pieces on in a random fashion, filling in all available spaces.

dollar store pumpkin craft for kids

STEP THREE: For “polka dot” pumpkin, apply dots of liquid glue on pumpkin surface and place pom poms on in a random fashion, filling in all available spaces.

dollar store pumpkin crafts for kids

STEP FOUR: For “jeweled” pumpkin, apply dots of liquid glue on pumpkin surface and place rhinestones on in a random fashion, filling in all available spaces.

dollar store pumpkin crafts for kids

The perfect creative learning project to complete with the kiddos!  Work on measuring, sorting and counting activities as you craft.

dollar store pumpkin crafts for kids

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