Acrylic Pumpkin Topper

Designer: Marcia Roullard



  1. On 04 bisque, brush on SS-210 Orange to the pumpkins, shade the shadow and the lines of the pumpkins with SS-211 Orange Rust. Dry Brush the pumpkins with SS-210 Orange add SS-111 Brightest Yellow to the brush for high lights.
  2. Brush the straw with SS-254 Golden Ochre, brush over the straw with a thinned coat of SS-234 Medium Mocha, wipe back with a soft cloth before it dries. Dry brush the straw with SS-254 Golden Ochre and SS-3 Honey Toast.
  3. Paint the sunflowers with SS-111 Brightest Yellow, in the center of the petals, brush a stroke of SS-3 Honey Toast. Brush the centers of the sunflowers and pumpkin stems with SS-24 Chocolate Fudge. Dry Brush the stems and sunflower centers with SS-234 Medium Mocha.
  4. Brush the leaves with SS-276 Forest Green, dry brush with SS-376 Limeburst.
  5. To separate and give the pumpkins depth, float SS-234 Medium Mocha between the pumpkins, use a smaller round to brush a thinned Medium Mocha on the section lines of the pumpkins.
  6. Outline around the petals with the Chocolate Fudge use the detail brush.



  • CD022 Pumpkins w/Sunflower Topper


  • SS-210 Orange
  • SS-211 Orange Rust
  • SS-276 Forest Green
  • SS-376 Limeburst
  • SS-111 Brightest Yellow
  • SS-24 Chocolate Fudge
  • SS-234 Medium Mocha
  • SS-276 Forest Green
  • SS-3 Honey Toast
  • SS-254 Golden Ochre

Decorating Accessories

  • CB-202 Detail Liner
  • CB-406-Pointed Round
  • CB-606-Pointed Round
  • CB-310 Flat Shader
  • various sizes of Dry Brushes

Miscellaneous Accessories

  • Sponge
  • Water