Swirl Decorative Painted Pumpkin
Bright, rich Dazzling Metallic colors make this glittery pumpkin, perfect for Thanksgiving, Halloween or autumn decor.
DecoArt Products Required
- DAO74 - Royal Ruby
- DA261 - Festive Green --- NEW!!
- DA263 - Splendid Gold --- NEW!!
Dazzling Metallics Writers
- DAW71 - Gold
- DS17 - Multi-Purpose Sealer
- Stretchable plastic wrap
- Sea sponge
- Foam plate
- 1" flat brush
- Medium-sized foam pumpkin
- Use 1" flat brush and Multi-Purpose Sealer to coat gourd. Let dry.
- Use 1" flat brush to apply Royal Ruby to pumpkin. While wet, place larger sheet of plastic wrap over painted area and crinkle it up over paint with fingers; carefully lift off plastic wrap. (If you need to repair areas that are not textured, use small piece of wadded-up plastic wrap to sponge over areas.) Hold pumpkin by stem and use hair dryer on low setting to speed drying process; allow pumpkin to dry.
- Dip sea sponge into Splendid Gold and sponge over pumpkin. Allow to dry.
- Use Gold Dazzling Metallics Writer to spiral swirls on pumpkin.
- While swirls are drying, use 1" flat brush to paint stem Festive Green. Allow all to dry.