28 Fun Halloween Crafts


Fiestive Ware

Trace the vines with dark green paint.

Scare up an appetite with cookies served on easy-to-create painted ceramic plates.

What You'll Need

  • Glass dinner plate
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Enamel paint for tile, glass, or ceramic: dark green, yellow, orange, light green
  • Fine-tip paint applicator
  • Soft, natural fiber paintbrushes: 1 fine-tip, 1 flat

Step 1: Download the Fiestive Ware PDF pattern and print it several times so that it will extend around plate. Cut out patterns, and tape around rim, with the design facing down. Turn plate upside down.

Step 2: Begin painting by tracing vines with dark green paint and fine-tip applicator.

Step 3: Using fine-tip brush and dark green paint, trace over veins in leaves. With fine-tip applicator and yellow paint, trace over accent lines on pumpkins. Using fine-tip applicator and orange paint, outline pumpkin shapes. Let paint dry 1 hour.


Step 4: With fine-tip applicator and light green paint, trace over leaf outlines and fill in, covering the dark green veins on leaves. With flat brush, fill in pumpkin outlines with orange paint. Apply another coat after 15 to 20 minutes, if needed.

Trace over the outlines and fill in.

Step 5: Finish by painting pumpkin stem with fine-tip brush and yellow paint. Air dry or bake (according to manufacturer's directions).