Edible Pumpkin Centerpiece


  • 1 large pumpkin
  • 2 med pumpkins (for dips)
  • Hammer
  • Nail the size of a lolly pop stick
  • Drill
  • 50 lolly pop sticks
  • Glass vase
  • Spooky things for a Halloween center piece arrangement
  • Knife
  • Large digging spoon
  • Glue gun
  • Edible goodies for the pumpkin (cheese, cherry tomatoes, olives)

Step Out Instructions:

  1. Carve a circle around stem of pumpkin.
  2. Remove stem and insides of pumpkin.
  3. Drill holes throughout pumpkin.
  4. Add lace or decorative ribbon around pumpkin (optional).
  5. Secure lace by nailing down at opening of pumpkin and underneath.
  6. Place glass container/vase inside opening of pumpkin and being to add decorations i.e. tree branches, flameless candle, other Halloween décor.
  7. Puncture cheeses, olives, cherry tomatoes using lollypop sticks (great part for kids to help with) and insert into holes on pumpkin.

This project can be made in a variation of ways depending on personal preference.

Edible Pumpkin Centerpiece

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