Make this Pumpkin Wreath Craft (Free Pumpkin) Template

Fall is officially here, so it’s time to start decorating with pumpkins and fall decor! One easy way to get in the fall spirit is to make a pumpkin wreath with your kids. They will love seeing these adorable wreaths that they created hanging on a door or in their classroom. This project is simple, fun, and perfect for kids of all ages. We have also included a free pumpkin template for this wreath.

Fall and Thanksgiving craft ideas for kids provide an opportunity to teach children about the significance and meaning of the season. They learn about Thanksgiving’s history, traditions, and values, promoting a broader understanding of cultural heritage.

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This adorable pumpkin craft is perfect for preschoolers, kindergarteners, and grade school kids.

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Supplies needed to make a Paper Plate Pumpkin Wreath

Cardstock or construction paper in various fall shades of orange, yellows, light brown, green

Glue dots or glue

White dinner-size paper plate


Pumpkin template printed on cardstock (download at the bottom of this post)

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Print the pumpkin template on card stock and use the template to cut out the pumpkins in different colors.

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Remove the center circle from the paper plate to create the wreath shape.

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Attach the pumpkins to the paper plate wreath using glue dots.

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To hang the pumpkin, poke a hole in the top pumpkin and attach string to the wreath.

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Once your wreath is assembled, display it by hanging it on the back of a door, in a classroom, or gift it to a friend or grandparent. That’s it! Your paper plate pumpkin wreath is now ready to be displayed.

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How to Display the Fall Pumpkin Paper Plate Craft?

A paper plate wreath is a fun and easy craft project that kids can enjoy making. The finished product makes a great fall decoration for your home. Hang your pumpkin paper plate wreath on a door or wall, and enjoy your handiwork! This adorable pumpkin paper plate wreath would also be cute and displayed at a Thanksgiving dinner table as the centerpiece!

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Another fun and crafty idea that kids enjoy in the fall is making a Gratitude Box. A Gratitude box teaches kids to notice those happy times and people that they love. It will also help a child celebrate the things they are most grateful for. This is a perfect craft idea for the Thanksgiving season.

We also have some Free Thanksgiving Printables that your homeschooled or school-aged child will enjoy.

Free Pumpkin Template

We have provided a free pumpkin-shaped template for you to download and print out while making this wreath.

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Fall is a great time to get crafty with the kids, and plenty of fun and easy projects can be done with just a few supplies, such as a pumpkin paper plate craft. These paper plate pumpkins make darling decorations for the home or classroom, and they’re such a fun way to celebrate the fall season. Plus, they’re a great activity for little ones working on fine motor skills.

Did you make this pumpkin paper plate craft? We would love to hear about it in the comments below.

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Pumpkin Wreath Craft

Yield: 1 wreath
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Active Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 35 minutes
Difficulty: Easy
Estimated Cost: $5.00

Pumpkin wreaths are absolute gems when it comes to sprucing up your home or classroom decor, especially during the delightful fall season.


  • Construction paper or craft cardstock paper in colors green, light brown, orange, and yellow
  • Adhesive tape or glue
  • Paper plates
  • A pair of scissors
  • Printed pumpkin wreath template


  • Printer


  1. Start by printing out that pumpkin template onto some sturdy card stock. Use the template as your guide to cut out those pumpkins, opting for various vibrant colors to make them pop. Once that's done, you're ready to start building your masterpiece!
  2. Grab that paper plate and transform it into the perfect wreath shape. Start by cutting out the center circle of the paper plate. This is your chance to get creative, so don't hold back!
  3. Take the pumpkins you cut out earlier and attach them to the paper plate wreath. Use glue dots to secure each pumpkin in place.
  4. Let's put the finishing touches on your pumpkin wreath! Take the pumpkins you've crafted and carefully poke a hole in the top. Then, use some string and attach it securely to the wreath. You're all set to hang up your festive creation and add a touch of autumn charm to any space.
  5. Now that your pumpkin wreath is all assembled, it's time to show it off! Whether you hang it on the back of a door, brighten up a classroom with its festive flair, or gift it to a special friend or grandparent, it's sure to be a hit.

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