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How to make a pumpkin from canning rings

Make a Pumpkin From Canning Rings

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Gather supplies to make stem.

Gather supplies to make stem.

Cut sticks to 2 1/2 inch lengths.

Cut sticks to 2 1/2 inch lengths.

Bundle a pile together.

Bundle a pile together.

Tie bundles tightly together, set aside.

Tie bundles tightly together, set aside.

Gather supplies for pumpkin.

Gather supplies for pumpkin.

Use Washi tape to cover outside ring.

Use Washi tape to cover outside ring.

Encircle entire ring with Washi tape.

Encircle entire ring with Washi tape.

Use Mod Podge to seal edge of tape.  I also like to put a light layer over entire strip of tape.

Use Mod Podge to seal edge of tape. I also like to put a light layer over entire strip of tape.

Set aside to dry completely.

Set aside to dry completely.

When dry, lay out rings in desired pattern.

When dry, lay out rings in desired pattern.

Use long strip of yarn to tie rings together.  Pull yarn tight as possible, then knot.

Use long strip of yarn to tie rings together. Pull yarn tight as possible, then knot.

Double, then triple knot.

Double, then triple knot.

Spread rings out evenly.

Spread rings out evenly.

Stick stems in middle of rings.  You can use hot glue to permanently set stem.

Stick stems in middle of rings. You can use hot glue to permanently set stem.

Add raffia for added embellishment.

Add raffia for added embellishment.

Happy Fall 'Y'all!

  • 18 Canning Rings
  • Variety of Washi Tape in fall colors
  • Mod Podge
  • Yarn
  • Sticks
  • Twine, Raffia