Glitter Owl Pumpkin
Who wouldn't love this cute owl made out of a craft pumpkin and felt? Our Halloween owl is all dressed up in glitter and tuxedo black.
Designed by Lori Butler, courtesy of Sparrow Innovation.
- Creatology™ Glitter – Sterling
- Creatology™ Glitter Glue – Silver
- ArtMnds™ Gems
- Stiffened Felt – Black Sparkle and Grey
- Foam Pumpkin, Large – Black
- Paper Plate
- Craft Glue
- Pencil (or Chalk)
Step 1 Use a small paper plate to trace around center of pumpkin. Cover round area with glue and Silver glitter, and let dry.
Step 2 Using pattern, cut out face, beak, eyes and two wings from stiffened Black Sparkle felt.
Step 3 Using pattern, cut out larger eyes from grey stiffened felt.
Step 4 Outline wings and all eyes as shown in photo with Silver glitter glue, then let dry.
Step 5 Glue grey eyes to face, then glue smaller black eyes to grey eyes, as shown in photo.
Step 6 Glue gems to center of eyes, as shown in photo.
Step 7 Bend beak in half down the center and glue in place to give dimension.
Step 8 Glue wings to side of pumpkin.
Step 9 Cut a 1" wide strip of black felt, about six inches long. Fold into an accordion.
Step 10 Glue one end of accordion to back of owl's face, glue other end to top of pumpkin in front of stem, keeping accordion somewhat compressed, so that owl's face stands up.
Step 11 Glue along bottom back edge of face to wings to secure to pumpkin.