Saturday, October 10, 2009
Pumpkin Party...from CountryLiving
Pumpkin Decorating Ideas
You've gone to the farm and picked out the best of the bunch. Now, check out our favorite ideas for carving, decorating and displaying your prized pumpkin this Halloween.
Start a tradition by hosting a pumpkin carving party for your friends and family. Here are some tips to keep your gathering safe and fun:
• Provide art supplies, such as water-based paint, glue sticks, and glitter, for kids to use on their pumpkins
• When all the work is done, display the jack-o'-lanterns on the front porch for an informal judging
• Let adults light the masterpieces with fireplace matches