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Apple Barrel Mummy Pumpkins

By: Emma Pniewski

You'll be wrapped up in the cuteness of these mummy pumpkins when you give them a coat of Apple Barrel acrylic paint. This set of spooky pumpkins is the perfect project for your kids on a fun fall evening. Use them to decorate for Halloween!

At a Glance:

Project #15540 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Apple Barrel Logo

Plaid Supplies

Apple Barrel ® Colors Acrylic Paint 16 Color Set - PROMOABIII

Number Needed: 1 $15.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Brush Sets - Soft Grip - Wash Brush Set - 50603E

Number Needed: 1 $5.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz. - CS11301

Number Needed: 1 $6.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

  • 3 Pumpkin
  • White Crepe Paper


  1. Basecoat your first pumpkin with Candy Pink and let dry.
  2. Basecoat your second pumpkn with Purple Iris and let dry.
  3. Basecoat your third pumpkin with Bright Yellow and let dry.
  4. Paint two White circles on your pumpkin that will act as eyes. Let dry.
  5. Use the end of your brush to dot Black dots in the center of your white dots. Let dry.
  6. Wrap your white crepe paper around your pumpkins and adhere it with Mod Podge Matte. Let dry.
  7. Paint the stems of your pumpkins with Black and let dry. 


Related Resources

Apple Barrel Paints FAQ

Apple Barrel Paints FAQ

Learn how to use Apple Barrel Paints!

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