Carving pumpkins as a family is one of our favorite Halloween traditions. We usually turn on a fall themed movie, grab a few yummy snacks, and get to work! Carving pumpkins with kids can be MESSY – sometimes we opt to just decorate our pumpkins instead of cutting them open and all the work that comes with that. I searched around for some really Creative Ways to Decorate Pumpkins with Kids. Messy or not! You choose your own adventure here.
9 Creative Ways to Decorate Pumpkins with Kids
1. Splatter Paint Pumpkins: You’ll need a few white pumpkins, some paint, and a large paint brush for this paint project. This one looks really fun to try and kids would love it. (via One Little Project)
4. Pumpkins and the Peanuts Gang: Do your kids love all things Charlie Brown? My little boy is obsessed. I know he would love this pumpkin carving project.
More Creative Ways to Decorate Pumpkins:
7. Peek-a-Boo Barn: Okay, how adorable is this farm themed pumpkin?? My kids would die over this idea. Carve out a barn shape opening and fill it with little pumpkin animals. (via Better Homes & Gardens)