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Vintage Halloween Pumpkin Truck

Americana® Acrylics

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Vintage Halloween Pumpkin Truck

designed by PLA Schneider

A skeleton drives this vintage truck full of pumpkins and painted with Americana® Acrylics.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Acrylics

  • Lamp (Ebony) Black (DAO67)
  • Traditional Burnt Sienna (DA223)

Americana® Decou-Page™

  • Matte Decou-Page (DS106)

DecoArt Media® Specialty Products

  • Texture Sand Paste (DMM23)

DecoArt® Extreme Sheen™

  • Silver (DPM13)

Other supplies

  • scissors
  • small and medium brushes
  • mini pumpkins
  • plastic skeleton
  • truck (Michaels)
  • printed sign (of choice)
  • plastic skull

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Use a medium brush to paint the truck Lamp Black.
  2. Use a small brush to paint the side rail Silver. Print off a sign of your choice. (This one was free on Graphics Fairy). Use scissors to cut it to fit on the doors. Use a medium brush to adhere it to the door with Matte Decou-Page.
  3. Use a medium brush to paint the skull in Silver. Let dry. Mix (1) part Texture Sand Paste with (3) parts Traditional Burnt Sienna. Use a small brush to add this mix in areas of the truck (to resemble rust) and to areas of the skull. Use E6000 Glue to adhere the skull to the grill of the truck. Place the skeleton in the cab of the truck and mini pumpkins in the truck's bed.