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Wood Pumpkin Lanterns

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Kati Farrer

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Kati Farrer

General Information

These pumpkins and gourds are assembled like a puzzle. Perfect for fall decor. Cut out of inexpensive 1/4" plywood they make a huge statement once assembled!

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Material Description Price
Carbide Tip Fish Tail Downcut - 1/8 in Cutting x 1/8 in Shank

Carbide Tip Fish Tail Downcut - 1/8 in Cutting x 1/8 in Shank

1/8" Downcut Fish Tail Carving Bit

$10.99

$10.99
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How to Make the Pumpkin Lanterns

300 minutes

I share a detailed tutorial on the project here: 3D Wood Pumpkins & Gourds.

John Owens
Nice project! Thanks for sharing. I would suggest that if using 1/4" MDF, move the tabs close to the ends of each "rib". The MDF is flexible enough to be lifted by the bit. This causes the thin end to break.
John Owens
Roy Hitt
Nice!!
Roy Hitt