Monday, October 12, 2009

Pumpkin Treat Holders


Whipped up some kits for a gathering of paper crafting friends this past weekend. I added Dove Peanut Butter Chocolates and Lindor Truffles in Halloween colors. I included a quick write up with the supplies and dimensions in case you want to make a few. I don't have time for a detailed tutorial. My templates and designs are shared for free.

All Stampin' Up! Supplies:
Ovals die Item #114525 The biggest oval in the set
Heart to Heart punch Item #113694 for eyes.
Small oval punch Item# 107304 for tall pumpkin mouth his nose drawn with black marker
Large oval punch Item# 107305 for short wide pumpkin mouth.
Word Window punch Item# 105090 for stems. 1 punch cut in 1/2 and decorated with marker
Swirls & Scribbles Sizzlit die Item# 113441 for vines
Merry Details Stampin Up sizzlit die in Mini Holiday catalog for black crow
Pumpkin Pie marker for the grooves
Old Olive marker to add shading to swirly vines
Chocolate Chip to draw on stem punched from Word Window
Dauber in Pumpkin Pie ink pad for shading outside edge of pumpkins
Signo white gel pen for embellishing crow, pumpkin eyes and mouth
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Strip of 4" x 2-1/2" Pumpkin Pie cardstock for each pumpkin. Use template as a guide for scoring. Cut grey triangle notches and throw away.Glue notched edges to decorated oval pieces. Add candy and give away. ;-)

There are so many ways to decorate these little treat containers. Have fun!!

19 comments:

Carey said...

These are darling. I can't wait to make one. Thanks for the info on them.

Carey
pedstamper at sbc global dot net

Bevie Pearl said...

Thanks for sharing your cute idea.

Cindee said...

Your treat holders are so cute! The oval die is one I don't have yet, but its on my list. Thanks for sharing.

lisa808 said...

So cute--tfs.

Tammy Q Howell said...

Cute! Those are so unique! Great projects for quick gifts.

Nancy Dawson said...

They are soooo cute. I was not planning on getting those dies but now... guess I have a really good reason. Thanks for Sharing. Nancy

Nancy Dawson said...

They are soooo cute. I was not planning on getting those dies but now... guess I have a really good reason. Thanks for Sharing. Nancy

Karen said...

Congratulations on being hired by Sherrill. I love your pumpkin treats. Thank you for sharing and look forward to visiting your blog again.

Lyn said...

SO cute!! You did a fabulous job with them. Thanks for the tutorial.

Connie said...

Very cute, Elizabeth! Great idea!

Donna A. said...

SUPER CUTE..... Your so creative. Thanks for sharing your talented work

Kim said...

Really, REALLY, RREEAALLYY CUTE DESIGN!! Thanks so much!

Anonymous said...

Elizabeth,
These are just so cute! Thanks for sharing.
Kim Innis Cincinnati OH

Anonymous said...

SO cute! i love those heart shaped eyes!

Michelle Dawn said...

I love the expressions on your pumpkins! How adorable! Thanks for sharing.

janetwmarks said...

Fabulous ideas!! I am really impressed and want to now go and haul out the Big Shot and punches to create these. Thanks for sharing this. Janet in NC

Anonymous said...

Those are absolutely adorable! I love the expressions on their faces! I am sure anyone would be thrilled to receive one of these!
Paula

Daisydaze said...

Those are so cute....I will be trying them tomorrow. Thank you for sharing the template and directions.

leecytx said...

THese are THE COOLEST!!! You are so awesome for such original ideas!!! I wish I could make those!!!