Egg Carton Pumpkin Treat

Our kids egg carton pumpkin crafts and fun will help you bring the Halloween season in with pizazz and fun!

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We have tons of crafts all dedicated to Halloween and its spooky festivities.

Here is one of our many fun Halloween crafts – a jack o’lantern made from an egg carton. An added bonus is it can be filled with a Halloween treat!

We have also made up a bunch of fun Halloween activities for kids too. They are all easy to print and completely free!

Be sure to keep an eye out after the instructions of this fun little craft for more pumpkin crafts and more kids Halloween crafts!

Egg Carton Pumpkin Treat

Make these little treat pumpkins and place one on each of your classmates desks on Halloween.

Supplies Needed:

  • Egg carton
  • Paint (orange and black)
  • Paint brush
  • Pipe cleaner (green)
  • Glue
  • Scissors

Step #1:

Trim two shells of the egg carton so they will site well on top of each other. 

Paint each one in orange paint. Set them aside to dry.

Step #2:

Cut a piece of a pipe cleaner (how ever long you want the stem of your pumpkin to be). 

Twirl it around the end of your paint brush (or finger). 

Step #3:

Once the egg cartons are dry, carefully punch a hole in the top of one of them with your scissors. 

Step #4:

Thread your pipe cleaner stem into the hole you just punched and bend it on the inside to keep it in place. You can also glue it to make sure it stays put.

Step #5:

Find the side that you want as the front of your pumpkin.

Paint a jack o’lantern face onto this side. Put the eyes on the top half and the mouth on the bottom.

Now you have yourself a cute mini pumpkin you can give to your parents, teacher, classmates or friends!


Pick out some candy or treat that fits nicely inside and fill the little pumpkin up.

We are all ready to say HAPPY HALLOWEEN to all our friends!

I love my egg carton crafts for Halloween especially my Egg Carton Ghost and  Egg Carton Spider 


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More Kids Halloween Crafts:

We promised tons more kids Halloween crafts like this one. So here is more crafts all about witches, ghosts, pumpkins and all those spooky Halloween things. Just click any of the pictures below and go back to our main easy Halloween crafts page.

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Witch Bookmark

Kleenex Ghosts

Cone Witch

Footprint Ghost

Spider Friend

Walnut Jack O’Lantern

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