DIY Mercury Glass Pumpkin

You can create this DIY mercury glass pumpkin with just three shades of metallic paint! No fancy chemicals or spray cans needed!

DIY Mercury Glass Pumpkin

I started out with one of the faux craft pumpkins you can find this time of year at the craft stores and the dollar stores:

faux pumpkin for crafting

By layering three different shades of metallic paint over each other, I was able to get this pretty, mercury glass effect.

Green Mercury Glass Pumpkin

My DIY is a straight-ahead one, and you can find it in this month’s craft post I created for the PinkWhen blog.

Click here:  DIY Mercury Glass Pumpkin

DIY Mercury Glass Pumpkin

Want to learn how I made the small pumpkins too?

It’s a simple paint and glitter DIY here on Pet Scribbles. Click here: Tone on Tone Glitter Pumpkins

Happy crafting!

~Laura