Halloween Paper Pumpkin

A Fun Paper Craft with Maria and Sheila

Supply List:

  • Orange card paper
  • Scissors
  • Stapler
  • Green tissue (or) crepe paper
  • Glue stick
  • Thin wire

Directions for Caregivers:

Make as described in the video tutorial. It is good to have two people; you can help each other when it comes to gathering, holding, and stapling the ends of the paper strips.

Making the Halloween paper pumpkins is a great social activity for a small group around the table. As for one-on-one, help each other through the steps.

Early-stage memory care/dementia.

Dexterity in the hands and an ability to focus are necessary skills when making this craft.

Make as described in the video tutorial. Guide through the steps and assist if needed. You may need to help each other hold the paper strips in place before stapling them together.

About this Activity

Get Crafty this Halloween!

Maria and Sheila demonstrate how to make a hanging Halloween paper pumpkin in this video tutorial.

To find our Halloween craft category page, click here.

Halloween Paper Pumpkin