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Frankenstein Pumpkin Painting


It’s alive…with Crayola Paint, of course! This Frankenstein Pumpkin Painting craft is a no brainer—display as a DIY pumpkin decoration at your monster bash.



CRAYOLA Pumpkin Paint

CRAYOLA Glitter Markers

CRAYOLA No-Run School Glue

Faux Pumpkin

CRAYOLA Paint Brush

CRAYOLA Model Magic

Disposable Plate



1.Pour yellow and blue paint onto disposable plate. Mix to make green.

2.Paint entire pumpkin. Dry 1 to 2 hours, then add second coat. Dry 1 to 2 hours.

3.Paint facial features and hair onto pumpkin.

4.Add embellishments such as scars and teeth using markers.

5.Shape a piece of Model Magic into a bolt.

6.Glue bolt to side of pumpkin.

7.Repeat steps 6–7 to complete Frankenstein monster. Dry overnight.

8.Display your DIY pumpkin decoration inside or outside!

TIP – Make a collection of painted pumpkins! Use paint to create different designs, like a witch, donut, or marbleized pattern.


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