Decor & Design

Here’s How to create Halloween GLAMkins

Bev Bell

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Halloween brings along the perfect opportunity for you to show off your creative side with your pumpkin décor. Branch out from the standard jack-o-lantern with these simple, stylish GLAMkins that perfectly match your GOURD-eous Fall décor.

Here’s How to create 5 stylish pumpkin designs.

Chalk-o-licious
1. Tape off the stem of your pumpkin with painters tape.
2. Spray paint the pumpkin with camouflage spray paint.
3. Remove painters tape and allow pumpkin to dry.
4. Write a fun or spooky message on the pumpkin using chalk .

Shady
1. Working in sections roughly paint the pumpkin with a gel stain and wipe excess stain as you go with a shop towel.
2. Allow to dry.

Gourd-eous
1. Paint the pumpkin with light paint colour.
2. Allow to dry.
3. Working in sections roughly paint pumpkin with a darker paint colour and wipe excess paint as you go with a shop towel.

Golden
1. Tape off the stem of your pumpkin with painters tape.
2. Spray paint the pumpkin with a metallic spray paint.
3. Remove painters tape and allow to pumpkin to dry.
4. Working in sections roughly paint pumpkin with a gel stain and wipe excess stain as you go with a shop towel.

newsworthy
1. Either start with a white pumpkin or paint the pumpkin using white paint.
2. Decoupage the pumpkin by layering pieces of ripped up newspaper and painting over it with RUSTCOAT clear base.
3. Allow to dry and decorate to your style.

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