Crafts

No-carve pumpkin: Doodle gourd

Your kids will have tons of fun letting their creativity flow with this metallic no-carve pumpkin.

Materials
1 medium pumpkin
Metallic gold
Spray paint
White dimensional fabric paint
Black dimensional fabric paint

Directions
1. Spray-paint the pumpkin and stem gold. Let dry, about 1 hour.

2. Draw a henna-like design on your pumpkin using white and black dimensional fabric paint. Let dry completely.

A version of this article appeared in our October 2015 issue with the headline “Smashing pumpkins,” pp. 77-82.