Skip the carving knife in favor of Halloween pumpkins that speak to your crafty side. Colorful yarn and hot glue are about all you need to create playful pumpkins that last for months not just a few days.
Owl Pumpkins Owl Pumpkins These owls are a hoot! Decorate white pumpkins with an assortment of seeds and nuts to create the noses and eyes. Add feathers for the ears. Use mini pumpkins to make a parliament of cute baby owls.
Making plastic pumpkins look more real: Use Burnt Umber paint. Water the paint down just a little, and brush onto your pumpkin. Then take a damp rag or paper towel and gently wipe up and down your pumpkin.