Pumpkin Slime

Pumpkin Slime

What You'll Need:

Darice® Clear Glue 4 oz.
Baking Soda
Multi-Purpose Contact Solution
Craft Sticks
Measuring Spoons
Rubber Gloves
Plastic Bag
Chenille Stem-Green
Orange Paint
Fine Glitter-Orange
Black Marker


Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 20 Minutes

How to Make Pumpkin Slime

It's Halloween time and you can create your own ooey, gooey but not so spooky Pumpkin Slime! This festive slime is a safe and easy craft for kids of all ages!
  • 1 Protect work area

    Prepare your work area as creating slime can be messy.

    Note: 1 bottle of glue makes 1 Pumpkin Slime craft.

  • 2 Add glue & baking soda

    Add the bottle of glue and 1 tsp. of baking soda to a bowl. Mix.

    DO NOT pour the other ingredients in until you have blended the glue with the baking soda.

  • 3 Add orange paint

    After mixing, add orange paint. Mix until you reach the desired color.

  • 4 Add contact solution

    Add 1-2 tsp. of contact solution to the slime.

  • 5 Mix & knead

    Mix until the slime fomrs and it begins to get harder to mix. Take the slime out and knead with both hands.

  • 6 Add orange glitter

    After mixing, add orange glitter.

    Note: While kneading, add 1/4 tsp. of contact solution if substance is still sticky.

  • 7 Decorate bag

    Draw a jack-o'-lantern face on the plastic bag. Add the slime to the bag and tie with the green chenille stem.