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Gothic Gourds

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Give your pumpkins a gothic look this Halloween by painting them black and decorating with white paper spiders.

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Project Overview

Skill Level

Beginner

Estimated Time

A few hours

Estimated Cost

$$$$$

Tools and Materials

Tools

  • Craft knife
  • Paint brush
  • Spray adhesive

Materials

  • Pumpkins
  • 1/2 pint flat black enamel paint (#43777)
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Project Resources

Instructions

Step 1

Download spider pictures on 8-1/2x11-inch white paper. Cut out spiders using craft knife.

Step 2

Wash and dry the exterior of each pumpkin. Paint pumpkins with flat black enamel paint (#43777). Let dry.

Step 3

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Using spray adhesive, adhere the spider cutouts (white side out) to the pumpkins.