Camouflage Fall Pumpkin

Camouflage Fall Pumpkin

What You'll Need:

Paper Mache Pumpkin
Camo Glass Gems
Americana Paint in Mushroom
Americana Paint in Avacado
Americana Paint in White
Americana Paint in Burnt Umber
Foam Brushes
Hot Glue

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Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 1 Hour (Not Including Dry Time)

How to Make a Camouflage Fall Pumpkin

The autumn colors in this Camouflage Fall Pumpkin make it the perfect accessory from fall harvest through Thanksgiving. Anyone can paint a paper mache pumpkin and attach floral gems, but if you want to make the project your own, customize it by coordinating your colors to your home decor.
  • 1 Paint white basecoat

    Paint the pumpkin with a white basecoat. Let dry completely.

  • 2 Paint pumpkin & stem

    Paint the pumpkin using mushroom colored paint, then paint the stem avacado. Let dry completely.

  • 3 Brush stem

    Brush some areas of the stem with burnt umber paint in a camouflage style.

  • 4 Glue on gems

    Use a combination of E6000 and hot glue to attach gems onto pumpkin.