Scrunched Paper Pumpkin Craft

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INSIDE: Today I have a fun twist on a tissue paper craft for Halloween. Turning tissue paper in a scrunched or crumpled paper craft for kids! The wonderful thing about these scrunched paper pumpkins is that they look 3D, like they are coming right out the page!

Scrunched Paper Pumpkin Craft

Tissue Paper Pumpkin Craft

Wow, I am blown away by how fantastic this tissue paper pumpkin craft turned out! And it was so fun and easy to make! We will definitely be doing more crafts like this! By now you must know that I love to create Halloween activities and crafts! My kids’ favourite non-holiday is definitely Halloween. There is just so much that you can do around Halloween – from the different characters such as witches, skeletons, ghosts, monsters, haunted houses, spiders and so many more.

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Scrunched Paper Pumpkin Craft

Scrunched Paper Pumpkin Craft

Grab a piece of orange tissue paper and scrunch it up into a ball. Place it down on a sheet of paper and use your palm to flatten it down and shape it into a circle or pumpkin shape.

Scrunched Paper Pumpkin Craft
Scrunched Paper Pumpkin Craft

Glue it down to a piece of construction paper. Repeat with three more pumpkins.

Scrunched Paper Pumpkin Craft

Cut 3 small rectangle piece of green tissue paper. Scrunch it up into the shape of a stem.

Flatten it and then glue it down to the top of the pumpkins.

Scrunched Paper Pumpkin Craft

Cut out eyes, noses and mouthes out of black construction paper and glue it to the scrunched paper pumpkins to make jack-o-lanterns.

Scrunched Paper Pumpkin Craft

Age Suitability

This activity is good for kids 3 years and up. My kids are 3.5, 3.5, and 7 year old.

Supplies for Scrunched Paper Pumpkin Craft

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  • Orange and green tissue paper
  • Black construction paper
  • Glue

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Scrunched Paper Pumpkin Craft

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