Fall Pumpkin Plaque

Fall Pumpkin Plaque

Posted by DecoArt on Sep 9th 2015

A wooden plaque with a handle and some burlap add a country accent to a wall or table.


    • tracing paper
    • transfer paper
    • sandpaper
    • scissors
    • ruler
    • pencil
    • #3 round brush
    • burlap
    • 3/4" flat brush
    • #6 flat brush
    • hot glue gun and glue sticks
    • medium-sized buttons
    • wooden plaque with handle


    1. Use a 3/4" flat brush and Wasabi Green to basecoat the entire plaque. Rinse brush. Let dry completely.
    2. Use sandpaper to scuff up the edges of the plaque. Repeat as desired.
    3. Use a pencil and the tracing and transfer papers to trace and transfer the pattern to the top of the board right under the handle.
    4. Use a #3 round brush with Hauser Light Green to paint the shadows. Rinse brush.
    5. Use the same brush with Burnt Orange to paint the words and scrolls. Rinse brush.
    6. Use a pencil and ruler to measure the burlap to 3”x 6”. Cut out the burlap with scissors.
    7. Use a glue gun to attach the burlap to the plaque just below the word “Fall”. Glue a button to each corner of the burlap.
    8. Use a #6 flat brush to paint a medium circle in the center of the burlap using Jack-O’-Lantern Orange. Rinse brush.
    9. Use a #3 round brush to paint the stem and leaf on the circle using Hauser Light Green. Rinse brush.
    10. Use the same brush with Light Cinnamon to make lines on the pumpkin. Rinse brush.
    11. Use the same brush with Burnt Orange to shade the pumpkin outline and the area next to Light Cinnamon lines. Rinse brush.
    12. Use the same brush with Avocado to outline the stem and leaf.


    "fall" Pumpkin Pattern