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Your how-to guide for easy Halloween crafts

Staff Writer
Austin 360
Make a festive pumpkin that will last till Halloween. RALPH BARRERA/AMERICAN-STATESMAN PHOTOS

Tired of just picking up a pumpkin, removing the gooey seeds and carving it only to have it be moldy and gross a few days after Halloween (or before, if you didn’t time it right)?

Ananda Neureither, the owner of Crafts & Drafts, holds regular events in bars and restaurants for adults to create crafts. She showed us a few simple Halloween decorations that don’t require a lot of artistic ability and are inexpensive to make. Go to mystatesman.com to get step-by-step instructions for three fun and festive projects.