Gravestone Lollipops

Penny Hall


To make these clever covers for candy suckers, download a tombstone image and follow the steps below:

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as many as needed
1 Hr


oreo cookies
black and gray construction paper
bag of suckers all flavors


1Step 1: For each lollipop, print and cut out two tombstones, then glue them, faceup, to a sheet of black construction paper with a glue stick. When dry, cut around each tombstone, leaving a black construction-paper border, as shown.
Step 2: Turn one tombstone facedown and glide the glue stick along its outer edges at the top and sides only. Place the other tombstone on top of it, faceup. Press the edges together to create one cover. Let dry.
Step 3: Use a fine-tipped black Sharpie to spell out "RIP" — or a guest's name — on one side.
Step 4: Repeat directions above to create additional lollipop covers. Insert candy. Place floral foam in a bowl and stand lollipops in the foam. Then fill the bowl with crushed Oreos to serve as the dirt in your graveyard.

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About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Snacks
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
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