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Gold Painted Pumpkin

This gold, glittery pumpkin will look beautiful on your front porch or with your home décor for fall. Add a glittery touch to your Halloween celebrations with this sparkling pumpkin craft idea.

At a Glance:

#6140 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pumpkin, 2 oz. - 225

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz. - CS11301

Number Needed: 1 $7.49
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

Loose gold glitter, Wax paper, Flat brush ½”, Foam pumpkin, Jute and fall embellishments, Hot glue gun or craft glue, Foam plates, Paper towels, Water basin


  1. Basecoat pumpkin with Pumpkin. Let dry.
  2. Apply Mod Podge® to one segment of pumpkin. Place pumpkin onto wax paper and shake loose glitter over segment until covered. Repeat with remaining segments alternating as you go. Let dry thoroughly.
  3. Place glitter back into container with wax paper.
  4. Wind jute around center of pumpkin and secure with glue.
  5. Attach fall embellishments with hot glue or craft glue.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

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.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.