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Harvest Pumpkin

By: Shawn Petite - Art. Workshops. Tools to help you create
October 25, 2016

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There is a cool crispness in the air and time for harvest. Pumpkins, corn stalks and an excitement in the air for fall. I love this season and all the deep rich autumn colors. That’s what inspired this piece, that now rests on my table with all my fall décor.  

Media Gesso
Media Crackle glaze
Media fluid acrylics, burnt umber, English red oxide, light green hue
Media interference paint, Gold
Media ultra matte varnish
Media Raw umber antiquing cream
Americana acrylic paint, avocado, buttermilk
Americana weathered wood and one step crackle
Americana collage papers, Gold Trends
8" x8"  wood substrate
Charcoal pencil
Black chalk pastel stick
Variety of brushes

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This is AWESOME Shawn. Your pumpkins glitz is SPLENDID - such a perfect American paper choice. And all that yummy weather wood/crackled background... looks so fall. What a treat to see your SUPER video tutorial using all the wonderful DecoArt products too. Thanks bunches. GREAT inspiration. Xj.


October 26, 2016

Beautiful canvas, Shawn. Loved watching the video process. TFS

Barbara Rankin

October 26, 2016

Love this! Thanks for the video!

October 29, 2016

This is beautiful! Thank you so much for doing a video of this!!!!


October 30, 2016

Love the autumn colors and lovely paper used for the pumpkin. TFS I enjoyed it very much.

Barbara Rankin

September 1, 2017

Me encanta la linea media tiene muy lindos colores y buen resultado en los trabajos

mayaric Riquelme

October 9, 2018

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