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Glow In The Dark Mummy Pumpkin with Mod Podge

Spook up the night with a glow-in-the-dark mummy pumpkin.

At a Glance:

#5113 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo

Mod Podge ® Glow-in-the-Dark, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $8.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

Faux pumpkin, Sponge brush,Craft glue, Google eyes – large, Scissors, Cheesecloth – 3 yards, Large plastic bowl, Plastic dropcloth


  1. Glue the two google eyes to the pumpkin where you would normally carve eyes.
  2. Cut 3-yards of cheesecloth into random sized stripes. In a large bowl, saturate the strips in the Glow-in-the-Dark Mod Podge.
  3. Begin wrapping the strips around the pumpkin and in a random pattern till the entire pumpkin is covered. Be sure to keep the cheesecloth off the eyes. Tuck in any ends as needed.
  4. Place on a plastic drop-cloth. Allow the pumpkin to dry for at least 24 hours. Depending on how thick the cheesecloth is it might need a little longer.

Tip: Make an antique mummy pumpkin by dry brushing silver or grey paint over the pumpkin.


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