How to Face Paint Pumpkins

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Follow along with this quick and easy tutorial to learn how to face paint pumpkins. Perfect for Halloween!


Small #0 Round Brush
Medium Filbert
paper towels or cloth
water container
(optional) Spray bottle with water
(optional) Baby wipes

Colors used in this picture:

Diamond FX Essential Black
Diamond FX Essential White
Diamond FX Face Paints – Metallic Green
Diamond FX Face Paints – Metallic Yellow
Tag Body Art Orange


1. Using the filbert brush and the orange face paint, you’ll want to make two outward brush strokes where you want to put your pumpkin.

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2. Continue to make make additional brush stokes to fill out the pumpkin.

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3.Add yellow to fill in, using your brush to blend with the orange.

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4. Next using the metallic green and the round brush, paint the steam, vines and leaves surrounding the pumpkins.

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5. Finally outline the pumpkins, and vines using the small round brush and the black face paint.

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