Time Required :
About an hour
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.

día de los muertos pumpkin

This project is intended for kids ages 6+.
Step 1

Paint the pumpkin white. Apply several coats and let dry between coats.

Step 2

Use a pencil to lightly draw the outline of the eyes, nose and teeth on the painted pumpkin.

Step 3

Paint the eyes, nose and stem black. Let dry.

Step 4

Use a paint pen to outline the teeth. Let dry.

Step 5

Use a pencil to lightly draw swirls/lines/flowers on the painted pumpkin where you would like the gems to go.
TIP: Use image as your guide.

Step 6

Glue the gems in place with glitter/sequin glue. Let dry.

Step 7

Paint glitter/sequin glue on the stem and then sprinkle glitter over wet glue. Let dry and shake off excess glitter. Repeat if desired.

Step 8

Cut two small hearts from pink foam. Adhere the hearts to the round eyes.

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