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Pumpkin Prints

by Trish Kuffner, author of The Toddler's Busy Book

This art project calls for using half of a very small pumpkin as a stamp to make Halloween cards.


  • Very small pumpkin
  • Knife
  • Orange and black tempera paint
  • Paper


  1. Cut a small pumpkin in half and dip it into orange and black paint.
  2. Press it onto paper to make a pumpkin print.
  3. When the paint dries, cover with clear contact paper for a Halloween place mat, or fold the paper in half to make a Halloween card.