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Glow-in-the-Dark Pumpkin Tree

By: Kindra Boroff
Kindra Boroff
Kindra Boroff

I have a Bachelors degree in Marketing from Georgia State University and I have always had an interest in art & design. I have a three beautiful children and a wonderful husband whom encourages and sparks my creativity. I am thankful to be able to stay at home with my children and be able to work on my crafts. I am always amazed what I have learned from my children about being creative I love to turn anything old & new into something creative.

Turn three pumpkins into a unique pumpkin tree!
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Skill Level: Intermediate
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Supplies

Apple Barrel ® Gloss™ - Glow-In-The-Dark Yellow, 2 oz.
Item #20485
Versatile acrylic paint to add a glow to any project - indoors or out. Colors stay vibrant day and night! Fun for kids crafts and seasonal decorating. All colors are AP certified non-toxic and waterbased.

$1.39

Apple Barrel ® Gloss™ - Black, 2 oz.
Item #20662
Versatile, high quality gloss acrylic paint for crafts. Weather resistant. Excellent coverage. Fast-drying. Use on porous and non-porous surfaces. All colors are AP certified non-toxic and waterbased.

$1.39

Martha Stewart Crafts ® Holiday Icons Laser-Cut Stencils
Item #32260
Use stencils to create beautiful painted designs on fabric, wood, glass, and other surfaces. Contains 2 coordinating, multi-design 8-3/4in x 9-3/4in stencils and instructions. 37 designs.

$12.89

Other Supplies
6 ½” white craft pumpkin
9” white craft pumpkin
13” white craft pumpkin
Grapevine wired twine
Pencil
Hot glue
#2 flat brush
Stencil brush
#2 flat brush

Instructions

1. Basecoat the pumpkins with Yellow Glow in the Dark. Apply a few coats. Allow to dry completely.

2. Cut a hole in the bottom of the 9” and the 6 ½” pumpkins and hot glue all the pumpkins together to create a tower.

3. Trace the tree pattern provided or draw your own on to the pumpkins. Paint with Black.

4. Stencil the bats to the pumpkins as shown using Black.

5. Paint the grapevine twine with Black. Punch a hole in the top of the small pumpkin and hot glue some twine into the holes.

6. Using the stencil brush, dip the brush in the Black, wipe off excess. Using your thumb brush the stencil brush over the thumbnail to create a splatter look onto the pumpkins
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