By Melissa Beal
Two 2x4x8 studs or one 2x4x12 stud
220 grit sandpaper
dark walnut stain
orange acrylic paint
wood stem from a tree branch
- Cut 2×4 to desired lengths. Large pumpkin: Two 9′, two 10″, two 11″, one 12″; Medium pumpkin: Two 6″, two 8″; Small pumpkin: Two 4″, one 6″
- Lightly sand rough edges with sandpaper.
- Stack boards together to form pumpkin, apply wood glue to boards, and let dry.
- Stain boards and let dry.
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