8 Materials Needed:

Black Diorama Pumpkin, Medium Cardstock, X-Acto Knife, Love Nicole Adhesive Dots, 3D Pop-Up Stickers, Bright Light, Scissors, Craft Foam (optional)

About this Project

We ain't afraid of no ghosts! Construct a spooktacular 3-D campfire scene inside a diorama pumpkin using assorted cardstock and craft foam.

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  • 1

    Download and cut template.

    Adjust the size and shape of the template to fit your pumpkin if necessary.

  • 2
    In the back of the pumpkin, cut a 3" x 3" hole with an X-Acto knife. This is where you will place the light.
  • 3
    Glue GROUND layer to the bottom of the pumpkin. TIP: Place a few layers of craft foam below the paper to lift and make the ground even.
  • 4
    Starting in the back of the pumpkin, place NIGHT SKY layer in front of the open hole. Stick the sides of this layer to the walls of the pumpkin using adhesive dots.
  • 5
    Glue GHOSTS to BACKGROUND TREES layer, then place into pumpkin. TIP: Place a few thin layers of craft foam behind this layer to keep in place.
  • 6
    Create two cut-outs of the TREES and CAMPFIRE. Cut slits down middle of each image and insert duplicated into one another. Place inside pumpkin with adhesive dots.
  • 7
    Stack six pop-up stickers in a row and place behind CHAIR. Glue onto BACKGROUND TREE layer. Use adhesive dots to keep in place if necessary.
  • 8
    Place extra tree cutouts on edges of pumpkin as desired. Place bright light or LED candle behind pumpkin to illuminate.