We can all admit that pumpkins are a big part of Halloween. No matter what, you are sure to find pumpkins almost everywhere you go during the Halloween season. Here are some few ideas for you to use for your pumpkins this Halloween. They are simple to make and absolutely impressive. Try to do a bit more creative with your pumpkins this Halloween.
Halloween Pumpkins Ideas
1. Clown Pumpkin
Clowns and pumpkins are both a major part of Halloween. This idea will allow you to combine both clowns and pumpkins. Paint the pumpkins white, and then continue with the clown make up on the carved pumpkin. You can then stick some clown hair to finish the touch.
2. Smoking Pumpkin
This idea involves carving out pumpkins as normal. Inside the pumpkin, place a bowl of water. You can drop some dried ice every once in a while so that the smoke comes out through the carved details on the pumpkin.
3. Drilled Pumpkins
These pumpkins are not drilled I the normal Halloween way. You can try these decorations. They involve making holes on pumpkins to make patterns such as flowers, or the way lights look on a Christmas tree. You can place some lights in the pumpkins so that they show case the drilled holes.
4. Pumpkin Bowl
For this, you will need any liquid that is easy to melt and easily dried liquid and some balloons. Blow the balloons to into the size that you want your bowl to be. You can then dip the balloons into the liquid. You can then place these into the fridge so that they dry up. When it completely dries, you can pop the balloon and the bowl would be left.
5. Snail Shell from Pumpkins
You can make these shells from cutting pumpkins. Cut some of the pumpkin away to make the remaining shaped like a spiral. Yu can then use butternuts as the snail’s body. Place the pumpkins and the butternuts together. You can then stick some paper eyes to some chop sticks and stick them into the butternut for the snail’s eyes.
6. Pretzel Pumpkins
These pumpkins are made from dipping some pretzels into some orange ice-cream dip. Then you can use some green and brown Smarties or ‘M & M’s for the pumpkin’s stamp.
7. Yarn Pumpkins
For this, you will need to dip some orange yarn into some glue. Then, you blow up some balloons into the size that you want the pumpkins to be. Then, you can wrap the yarn around the balloons. Leave them to dry. After they have dried up, you can then pop the balloons. You can then use brown and green pipe cleaners for the pumpkin stamps and leaves.
8. Papier Mache Pumpkins
Mix some paper and some glue. Then, blow some balloons to make the size of the pumpkins that you want. Cover the balloon with the sticky paper. When it is all dried up, you can pop the balloon. You can then draw on the details on the pumpkins.
9. Pumpkin Cookies
This is quite simple. All you need to do is to put some orange icing on some cookies. Make sure that the icing is orange and shape it out as a pumpkin. You can then add some chocolates and candy to the cookie pumpkins.
10. Cheese Ball
For this, mix some rice, meat or vegetables and spices. You can then add in some melted cheese. Mix these well then put them in a plastic bag to make perfect balls. When the mixture is firm in balls, you can then sprinkle some grated cheddar cheese or any other orange cheese. You can place the top of green papers on the balls to finish the pumpkins.
11. Easy Tissue Paper Pumpkin Favours
For this, you will need to wrap some candy in some orange tissue paper to make circular shapes. Add some green tissue paper to make the pumpkin stamps. You can choose to use these to give out for Trick or Treat.
12. Woolen Thread Pumpkin
Wrap some Woolen thread to make a ball in your hands. Then, use some pipe cleaners for the stamp. You can choose to hang these up. To do so, tie the pipe cleaner you use for the stamp around some separate rope. Hang the rope up anywhere you please with a number of pumpkins on it.
13. Crepe Paper Pumpkins
To make these pumpkins, you will need to wrap some orange crepe paper around some foam balls. Then, use some glue to stick a wood dowel to make the pumpkin stamp. Then, wrap the dowel with some floral wire to complete the pumpkin.
14. Foam Base Velvet Pumpkins
For this, wrap some orange velvet cloth around a foam ball shaped as a pumpkin. Then, stick a small piece of wood to the pumpkin. Then, wrap it up with some straw thread. Cut out some pumpkin leaves from some velvet cloth and stick them to the pumpkins.
15. Glow Markers Pumpkins
This is quite simple to make. Use some glow in the dark markers to decorate your pumpkins. Go crazy with the decorations. The pumpkins will look absolutely amazing when placed in the dark.
16. Glow in the Dark Pumpkins
First, paint some facial features to your pumpkins. Then, put some tape around the features. Spray paint the pumpkin with some glow in the dark paint. When the paint is dry, you can remove the tape from the features.
17. Creative Carving
This idea is about doing more with your pumpkin carvings. You can let your creativity and artsy ide out. This will definitely impress people.
18. Pumpkin Troll
For this, you will need to peel one part of the pumpkin. Then, carve it and add some facial details. Then, add some skeleton hands to the pumpkin troll. This is quite unique.