Cats in a Pumpkin

Cats in a Pumpkin

What You'll Need:

6" by 6" Corrugated Wood Surface Block
Cat Pumpkin Die Cut
Cuttlebug® Embossing Machine
Cardstock: Purple, Orange
Orange Glitter Paper
Baker's Twine: Green, Black
Black Fine-Point Marker
Tombo® Multi Glue

Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 1 Hour

How to Make a Cats in a Pumpkin Decoration

Want to create a fun Halloween atmosphere at home or in the office? This Cat in a Pumpkin decoration is an creative yet simple way to put you in the Halloween mood! Create yours following these simple steps.

  • 1 Die cut the pumpkin

    Die cut the pumpkin from each of the papers: orange, glitter orange and purple.

  • 2 Cut the two cats

    Using the photo as a guide, cut the top portion with the two cats from the purple paper.

  • 3 Emboss the dies

    Emboss the purple and orange dies.

  • 4 Glue papers together

    Stack the dies: glitter paper on bottom, orange, then the purple cats on top. Glue them together, then glue them to the corrugated surface.

  • 5 Add facial features

    Add the eyes and color the nose and mouth with a fine-point marker.

  • 6 Wrap baker's twine

    Wrap the baker's twine around one side of the corrugated board and tie the ends into a small bow.