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Paint your Pumpkins

The ghoulish season is almost upon us, so we have handpicked some great ideas on painting your pumpkins. These aren't your classic carved jack-o'-lanterns but great fun to do with the kids in the run-up to the big day.

Silver Leaf Pumpkins

These DIY shimmering leaves look great.

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Painted Faux Bois Pumpkin

Adding paint to an etched faux bois (the artistic imitation of wood) pumpkin helps the colors pop adding fun flair to this sophisticated design.

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Copper Striped Painted Pumpkins

Apply some strips of copper tape or use copper acrylic paint for a simple way to dress up no-carve pumpkins in seconds.

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Gingham Pumpkin

Give your pumpkin a gingham look.

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Spiders Web Pumpkins

Cotton kitchen twine and few plastic spiders transform pumpkins from bright and cheery to creepy-crawly in a matter of minutes.

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Monster pumpkin

Your little monsters will love making these little monster pumpkins.

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Masked Up Pumpkins

Keep your pumpkins safe from the virus.

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