Chalkboard Pumpkin

Time: 30Minutes Cost: $10.00 Difficulty: Easy

Supplies

 MATERIALS

 

  • Craft Smart Chalk Marker Set, Commercial

    Craft Smart® Chalk Marker Set, Commercial

     

  • ArtMinds Ready Leaf, Gold

    Ready Leaf By ArtMinds™, Gold

     

  • Crayola Chalk, White

    Crayola® Chalk, White

     

  • Mona Lisa Metal Leaf Adhesive

    Mona Lisa™ Metal Leaf™ Adhesive

     

 

 

 YOU’LL ALSO NEED

  • Paintbrush
  • Celebrate It™ Craft Pumpkin, 9" – Chalkboard 

Instructions

STEP 1

Paint the bottom half of the pumpkin with the gold leaf adhesive. Brush strokes should be vertical and feathered, not a solid line.  

STEP 2

Let glue dry until tacky. 

STEP 3

Place sheets of gold leaf onto the tacky area of the pumpkin, rub the back of the sheet and peel off. A dry paintbrush can be used to stipple the back of the sheet to transfer the gold sheet.  

STEP 4

Brush off excess gold leaf. 

STEP 5

Wipe white chalk all over the chalkboard area of the pumpkin and rub it in. 

STEP 6

Use image as guide and doodle leaves with a white chalk marker and regular white chalk.