How To: Make a paper pumpkin for a card

Make a paper pumpkin for a card

For anyone looking to dress up a card, learn how to make a paper pumpkin using punches in this video tutorial. Take a white piece of paper and distress it with Memory Mist (with the pale ale color). Use a box to distress the paper, while avoiding getting the mist all over your work space. To actually make the pumpkin use a store-bought punch (either round or oval). Make the punches with orange cardstock. For each pumpkin, you will need either three ovals or circles. Using a chalk ink to distress the edges of your shapes to add some light texture. Layer the three shapes against one another to form your pumpkin and add dimension to it. Then tape the shapes together. Add your precut green stems with leaves to your pumpkin shape. These pumpkin shapes are great additions for cards during the fall.

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