To make this Horseshoe Pumpkin you will need the following items:


  • Welder.  This may be a Mig welder or gas or electric unit.
  • Hand-held 4½” grinder
  • Square
  • Steel layout table
  • Wire brush or wire wheel for the 4½” grinder
  • Orange and Green Rustoleum or similar rust proof paint


  • 7 new horseshoes (6 shoes to make the Pumpkin and one to make the stem.
  • The size of the horseshoes will depend on how large a Pumpkin you want.  Horseshoe sizes begin with Pony shoes for a very small pumpkin (XSmall kit) all the way up to size #2 for a very large Pumpkin (XLarge kit).

To buy the horseshoes needed to make a Pumpkin, or to make them in various sizes visit the Supply page to purchase the shoes.  You can buy them in quantity to get lower pricing.

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