Instructables

Glitter Pumpkins

Picture of Glitter Pumpkins
Looking for cute Halloween decorations instead of scary ones to adorn your house with?

Try these glitter pumpkins.  Place them on windowsills and mantels.  They will last for weeks and look great through out the holidays!
 
Remove these adsRemove these ads by Signing Up

Step 1: Materials

Picture of Materials
1. Small Pumpkins
2. Glitter
3. Spray Adhesive
4. Spray sealant (lacquer)
5. Newspaper or cardboard

Step 2: Decorating Pumpkins

GO OUTSIDE for this step!

Spray pumpkins with adhesive.

Shake glitter over pumpkins.  Lightly cover them with glitter or cover all surface area...your choice!  Let dry for 1 hour.

Spray with sealant.  Cover entire pumpkin.  Do about 2-3 coats.  Let dry for 2 hours (or however long sealant takes to dry)

Pain the stem of the pumpkin black or brown.

Display for all to see!
komecake2 years ago
Thanks for the idea! I painted mine different colors and then put different glitters on them. They looks so cute Thanks. :)
cute!!!
Kryptonite3 years ago
Very sparkly!
Pro

Get More Out of Instructables

Already have an Account?

close

PDF Downloads
As a Pro member, you will gain access to download any Instructable in the PDF format. You also have the ability to customize your PDF download.

Upgrade to Pro today!