19 Painted Pumpkin DIYs So Darling, You'll Want to Run Out and Buy a Paintbrush
For many, pumpkin carving conjures nostalgic memories of childhood. Sitting around the table, scooping out gooey pumpkin seeds, and planning your design was — and still is — a staple of Halloween activities. But unless you're blessed with a flawless pumpkin-carving technique, oftentimes those detailed designs don't translate into the pumpkin you envisioned. This year, why not try your hand at another pumpkin decorating approach: painting! These DIYs and tutorials show just what you can do with a little bit of paint and an hour or two of your time — and they let you avoid the mess of pumpkin guts.