Take your bland white pumpkin and turn it into a fall work of art by making melted crayon pumpkins. In this post, I’m going to show you how to make this simple melted crayon pumpkin craft in no time. This melted crayon craft will add the wonderful traditional fall colors to your home.
The candy corn colors are so bright and I possess a great liking for them. Pumpkins can be a part of several decors. Using pumpkins especially in the fall décor can never go out of the trend. You can use your creativity and turn a plain pumpkin into a beautiful decorative piece. They are simple to make and I love making this melted crayon craft. The best thing about pumpkins is that they stay fresh for a longer duration. This attractive melted crayons craft can be created in a few minutes comfortably.
I’ve created a free checklist with directions so you can make this melted crayon craft yourself, download it below.
How to make a melted crayon pumpkin
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Supplies you’ll need when making melted crayon pumpkin:
Procedure to make melted crayon craft:
Lay the surface cover and place the pumpkin on it. You need to put some glue around the pumpkin stem. If you proceed without using glue; your crayons might fly away when you use the dryer and there will be melted crayons all over your carpet or wall.
Unwrap the yellow and orange crayons and break the crayons.
Place in yellow and orange intervals around the pumpkin stem.
Allow the glue to dry for at least 10 to 15 minutes.
How to melt crayons on a pumpkin
Melt the crayons on the pumpkin using your hair dryer on a low speed. Use the dryer until all the crayons are completely melted.
Point the hairdryer downwards to make the crayons run down the white pumpkin.
Allow the pumpkin to dry and you have a beautiful décor that can be used in any space.
These tips will help you in making a melted crayon craft:
If you are not able to find a white pumpkin, you can color the orange pumpkin into white and then do the melted crayon craft. Candy corn colors on a white pumpkin will give you a finish that is wow-worthy.
Avoid using the blow dryer at a high speed to melt the crayons. High-speed blow drying will make the crayons to melt at a rapid rate and you will not get the desired finish.
You can use a faux or a real pumpkin to do this craft.
You can use pumpkin of any size (tall, short, wide) to create this décor.
Avoid using excessive glue to stick the crayons. It will take a long time to dry.
Do not forget to remove the labels that are on the crayons before placing them on the pumpkin. It is difficult to melt them with their labels.
You can easily make this DIY pumpkin melted crayon craft to decorate your home. Use this crafted piece with other decorative items such as a vase, painted bottles to create a pretty look. This inexpensive melted crayon craft can be used to decorate your porch or it can be a great centerpiece too.
I’ve created a free checklist with the step-by-step instructions included that you can download below.