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Pretty Pastel Pumpkin Window

Americana® Gloss Enamels™

Pretty Pastel Pumpkin Window
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Pretty Pastel Pumpkin Window

Pretty Pastel Pumpkin Window

designed by Cindy Jacobelli

Open a window on unique fall décor with Americana® Gloss Enamels™.

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SUPPLIES

Americana® Gloss Enamels™

  • Bright Yellow (DAG227)
  • Coral Blush (DAG292)
  • Dark Chocolate (DAG65)
  • Festive Green (DAG230)
  • Indian Turquoise (DAG87)
  • Lavender (DAG34)
  • True Red (DAG129)
  • White (DAG01)

Other supplies

  • paper towels
  • painter's tape
  • flat razor blade
  • glass cleaner
  • plain white copy paper
  • flat brushes (medium and small)
  • window (flea market find)

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Clean the glass of the window thoroughly with glass cleaner and let dry. Scrape off any loose paint from the frame using a flat razor blade.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Trace the provided pumpkin pattern onto plain white paper and tape it to the inside of the window as a template.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Mix White with each color to create a lighter pastel color: Bright Yellow, Coral Blush, Festive Green, Indian Turquoise, True Red, and Lavender. Paint each pumpkin with a different color.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Paint the stems of the pumpkins in Dark Chocolate.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Use White to create details on the pumpkins including the stems and to enhance the section lines.
    Step 4 Example

HELPFUL HINTS

I found it very helpful to tape the template of the pumpkin on the inside of the window so I could paint right on the glass.