Carnival Pumpkin

You'll have to get your fingers wet to leave your mark on this colorful pumpkin!

What You Need:

  • Pumpkin
  • Newspapers
  • Acrylic enamel paints in bright colors
  • Flat paintbrush


  1. Wash and dry the pumpkin. Cover the work surface with newspapers.
  2. Paint a wide zigzag stripe around the middle of the pumpkin. Paint wide stripes from the bottom of the zigzag to the bottom of the pumpkin. Use a flat paintbrush to paint small squares on the top of the pumpkin. Let the paint dry.
  3. Use your finger to add dots to the zigzag stripe. Let the paint dry.


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