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Halloween Crafts: Unidentified Flying Pumpkin Carving Decoration

Unidentified Flying Pumpkin Carving Decoration

Total Time Needed: 2-3 Hours

Explore the outer limits of pumpkin art with this galaxy-cruising gourd.


  • Pumpkin
  • Silver spray paint
  • Craft knife
  • Cardboard
  • Scissors
  • Tempera or model paint
  • Paintbrushes
  • Craft wire
  • Hot glue gun
  • Alien toys


  1. Cut off the top and hollow out the pumpkin.
  2. Spray paint the outside. Once dry, cut out a door and windows.
  3. Add details with tempera or model paints and craft wire.
  4. Lastly, measure and decorate a cardboard ring to fit around the pumpkin. Add a cardboard ramp complete with descending aliens (gumball machine treasures affixed with hot glue).