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Saturday, October 30, 2010

Frugal Nest Fluffing {Chalkboard Pumpkins}

Chalkboard Pumpkins

Supplies Needed

A pair of rubber gloves 
{Your hands will get covered with paint! I learned the hard way!}

Ground covering{I repurposed my Full Circle Farm box}

A can of Chalkboard Spray Paint


I felt that the box did a good job containing the overspray and drips

It takes 2 coats to get the best coverage.

Here are the ones that I made

I had the pumpkins from our trip to Spooner Farm

Glamorous Directions

APPLY gloves

Set pumpkins in the middle of your box or ground cover

Spray pumpkins with Chalkboard spray paint

Let dry

Spray a 2nd coat

Let dry

Write on you pumpkin

Tie raffia bow

Add an embelishment such as a festive bell

These chalkboard pumpkins are extra fab~frugal because they will transistion to November and Thanksgiving!

Consider pumpkins saying:

Give thanks

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