I bought a small package of mini pumpkins for a few dollars and have been having great fun creating all kinds of pumpkins this fall. I shared a picture of this guy after getting a minty paint job on Instagram and was asking for ideas. The resounding answer was gold and glitter. Well, since gold is my number one go-to color, GOLD IT WAS. Today I am sharing how to create this adorable No Carve mint green + gold pumpkin.
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The first step, which I don’t have a picture of is painting your pumpkin. This mint green paint is actually Martha Stewart’s mint green chalkboard paint. I love the color of Martha’s chalkboard mint green paint!! I then painted the stem in a soft grass green acrylic paint.
Next, I drew five dots on an every other pumpkin section spacing with a gold paint pen. I placed the dots at about the halfway point on the pumpkin. These would become the lowest dots in my design.
I slowly started filling in the pattern with my gold foil paint pen. A few dots I misplaced, but with a few strokes of the mint green paint, they were erased and could be painted again.
I love how this little guy turned out! I wish I would have used a faux pumpkin, so I could have him for next year.
He is just soo minty fresh.
Have you done no carve pumpkins in the past? What was your favorite design?
Ready to check out some of my other fun pumpkins from over the years?
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