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Let's Paint Live Floral Pumpkin

By: Emma Pniewski

Add your favorite fall florals to your pumpkins with this stunning no-carve option. These flowers are easy to paint and fun to display on your porch this fall.

At a Glance:

Project #15554 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Let’s Paint Live Kit - 99445

Number Needed: 1 $49.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

  • Pumpkin
  • Palette Paper/Paper Plate

instructions

See How to Make This Project!

  1. Basecoat your pumpkin with Wicker White and let dry.
  2. On your palette paper, mix a 2:1 ratio of Pure Orange and Apple Red. Use this mixture to paint circles on your pumpkin.
  3. Add a touch of Wicker White to your paint mixture and paint a highlight on the top of your circles.
  4. Add a little bit more Apple Red to your original paint mixture and paint a lowlight ot the bottom of your circles and let dry.
  5. Mix a 3:1 ratio of Daffodil Yellow and Pure Orange on your palette paper. Use this mixture to paint more circles on your pumpkin.
  6. Add a touch of Wicker White to your mixture and paint a highlight on the top of your circles.
  7. Add a little bit more Pure Orange to your original paint mixture and paint a lowlight to the bottom of your circles and let dry.
  8. Paint more circles on your pumpkin with Baby Pink.
  9. Add a touch of Apple Red to your Baby Pink on your palette paper and use this mixture to paint a lowlight on your circles.
  10. Now add a touch of Wicker White to your Baby Pink and paint a highlight on the top of your circles.
  11. Mix a 2:1 ratio of Thicket and Aqua on your palette paper. Use this mixture to paint the leaves of your flowers and the stem of your pumpkin. Let dry.

resources

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