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wood pumpkin pattern

Wood Welcome Pumpkin

Painted Wood Pumpkin

a country style welcome greeting

Also see: Holiday Projects


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Supplies

Sand Paper: Medium grit

Tack cloth (to dust off sanded piece)

Paint Brush(es) of your choice

Wood 1" thick Pine:large enough piece to fit your desired size of pumpkin (pattern is approximately 25" x 5.5")

3/8" thick scrap: for sunflower

1/4" thick scrap: for sunflower center

Paints
Delta Pumpkin for pumpkin
Delta Opaque Yellow for sunflower
Delta Autumn Brown for sunflower center
Delta Forest Green for pumpkin stem

Black painter's pen for writing "welcome" on sign

Pattern

Our pattern will fit onto an 8/5" x 11" paper and will download as a pdf file. If you need instructions on using pdf files, go to  PDF Instructions.

Pattern page 1
Pattern page 2
Pattern page 3

Instructions

1.  Cut out all pieces.

2.  Paint pieces; let dry thoroughly

3.  Sand edges heavily to give a well worn appearance.

4.  Stain all pieces using Minwax Provencial Stain.

5.  Glue center of flower onto flower; glue flower onto pumpkin.

6.  Drill holes where indicated at each "X", using a small drill bit.

7.  Add rusty wire through holes and twist the wire in front to secure.

8.  Add raffia to wire.

Mount your new pumpkin on a fence, post, or stake.

Happy Fall!


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