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FolkArt Chevron Pumpkin

This tasteful pumpkin with a classic chevron motif will brighten your Halloween decor.

At a Glance:

#5083 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Wicker White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

13” Celebrate It Halloween Pumpkin, 1” Flat brush, Stencil (or craft tape), Fabric measuring tape, Pencil

Instructions

Note: You can find all of the items mentioned here at your local Michaels store!

  1. Measure the center point of the pumpkin. Cut two pieces of tape 3” long. Overlap the ends to create a "V".
  2. Place the tape in the center of the pumpkin to start your pattern. Continue around the pumpkin, making a chevron pattern using 3" pieces of tape.
  3. At each point, measure up or down 1”. Tape the remaining rows, following the pattern.
  4. Use flat brush to paint pumpkin Wicker White. Apply several coats, drying between coats. Paint a few coats, allowing the paint to dry between coats. Let dry completely.
  5. Carefully remove tape to reveal painted pattern.
    1. Tip: Add additional colors for a more festive design.

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Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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