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Pumpkin Treat Containers with Apple Barrel Paints

Dole out your sweet treats at this year's Halloween party in these adorable little containers.

At a Glance:

#5136 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Apple Barrel Craft Paint Logo
  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo
supplies

Apple Barrel ® Colors - White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Black, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Pumpkin Orange, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $0.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Sparkle, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Wash Out For Kids, 8 oz.

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

Other Supplies

Paper mache pumpkin treat containers, Tissue paper – Orange and green, Scissors, Paintbrush

Instructions

  1. Paint your pumpkin treat containers with White. Give several coats and let dry.
  2. Cut the tissue paper up into lots of small squares – both the orange and the green.
  3. Begin to cover each pumpkin with tissue paper. Paint a medium layer of the Mod Podge Washout on the pumpkin, add tissue paper and then Mod Podge over the top. Keep adding tissue paper until the entire pumpkin is covered (using green for the stem). Let dry.
  4. Paint the details on the pumpkin face with either Pumpkin or Black paint. Let dry.
  5. Optional step: add Mod Podge Sparkle over the top for some Halloween bling!
  6. Let pumpkins dry completely before using. These are perfect for Halloween candy or as party favors!

    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.

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