Glitter Pumpkin

If you've got it, haunt it! Make this Halloween pumpkin decorating idea that uses Glitter Dots & glitter art to jazz up a gorgeous gourd.

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  • Crayola Glitter Dots
  • Crayola No. 2 Pencil
  • Faux Pumpkin

CIY Staff Tips:

  • The clay tool can be found in a variety of Glitter Dots products. In lieu of the clay tool, shape and detail your work with a toothpick (adult assistance recommended).
  • Experiment with different pumpkin designs like spooky cats, jolly jack o’ lanterns, or colourful patterns!
  • For added sparkle, embellish your pumpkin with Crayola Glitter Glue.


Step 1

Draw outline of vampire face on pumpkin in pencil.

Step 2

Squish and spread Glitter Dots onto pumpkin surface.

Step 3

Shape Glitter Dots into more precise shape with clay tool.

Step 4

Repeat steps 2–3 until vampire face is complete.

Step 5

Display your pumpkin indoors as a sparkly seasonal decoration!

  • Occasion:

    • Special Occasions,

    • Fall,

    • Halloween

  • Age:

    • 6+,

    • 8+,

    • Tween+

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