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When looking for no carve pumpkin ideas on Pinterest, I really lucked out! There's everything from paint, to glitter, to sequins and thumbtacks. I hate carving pumpkins so all of these ideas make me really happy! We did our own simple take on no carve pumpkins this week, in preparation for Halloween!

No Carve Pumpkin Decorating

What you need:

Pumpkin (we used a foam pumpkin)
Acrylic Paints
Foam Paint Brush
Cookie Cutters (we used a pumpkin shaped one)

Decorating Pumpkins Without Carving

Paint your entire pumpkin a light color using a foam paint brush. Let dry. Squeeze colors you will use for the design out on a newspaper, paper plate, or another disposable item.

No Carve Pumpkin Decorating

Use the cookie cutter to lightly dip into a color, ensuring it is all the way around the edges. Press cookie cutter firmly on the pumpkin where you would like it to go.

No Carve Pumpkin Ideas

Wipe cookie cutter off in between colors. Paint stem green.

Add colors/patterns randomly, or make a specific pattern. The possibilities are endless!

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Laurie Bennett

Laurie Bennett

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I am a wife, mother of two, entrepreneur and life style blogger. I am also the proud owner of a pug named Roxy and a Saint Bernard named Macie. I grew up in sunny California and today I go back and forth between Arizona and Montana. I love the clothing brand "Life is Good" and I wear it with pride. One day soon I really hope to own some chickens!!

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