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Pumpkin Craft for Preschool (with free cutouts!)

Check out this exciting Pumpkin Craft for Preschool (with free cutouts!). This is a great craft to celebrate the start of fall! Use watercolors or paint to make your paper plate orange, then cut and paste your pumpkin cutouts to the plate. Be sure to use glitter to bring an extra sparkle to your pumpkin! Print your free cutouts below!

Pumpkin Craft for Preschool
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Materials Needed:

paper plate / orange paint / cardstock paper / crayons / scissors / glue / glitter

Pumpkin Craft for Preschool!

Step 1: Gather your supplies for the pumpkin craft! Print your pumpkin cutouts onto cardstock paper. This is a great craft to try sponge painting! Use a sponge to splash color across your paper plate. If you’re not in the mood for paint, watercolors work great for filling in your paper plate.

Pumpkin Craft Supplies
Orange Sponge Paint

Step 2: Cut out your pumpkin cutouts. Add some glitter to you paper plate! This makes your fall craft all sparkly and full of cheer! Be sure to print your Scarecrow Craft for another great craft that celebrates fall!

Glitter Pumpkin Craft
Pumpkin Cutouts

Step 3: Use markers or crayons to color in your pumpkin cutouts. This was a great chance for me to try out my neon yellow crayon! It gave me the perfect effect of a candle shining through the pumpkin! Finally, use glue to paste your pieces to your paper plate.

Pumpkin Cutouts Colored In
Pumpkin Craft Top

Paper Plate Pumpkin Craft

You’re finished! Be sure to hang your paper plate pumpkin somewhere that needs a bit of extra fall cheer! Print your Pumpkin Worksheets to keep exploring this fun fall theme!

Pumpkin Craft for Preschool

Pumpkin Books for Preschool

Check out these great pumpkin books for preschool! Reading with your little ones is a great way to build vocabulary skills, build a social connection, and discover potential interests! Read “Pumpkin Jack”, “Pumpkin Soup”, and “The Berenstain Bears and the Prize Pumpkin”.

"Pumpkin Jack"
"Pumpkin Soup"
"The Berenstain Bears and the Prize Pumpkin"

Click below to print your Free Pumpkin Craft Cutouts!

We hope you enjoyed this pumpkin craft for preschool! Be sure to check out all of our fall crafts! Head to our entire preschool craft library for crafting fun all year round!

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